Project Description

 KITCHEN / GREATROOM RENOVATION

2014finalist

vision & challenges:

  • converted 4 separate spaces to 1 Greatroom
  • removal of 2 structural walls carrying complicated 2nd floor and roof loads required replacement with 2 steel beams/3 major post loads carried to existing foundation posts per engineer specs

design solutions:

  • replaced existing patio door with window allowing for improved furniture placement, functional TV-lounging space
  • installed custom cabinets with soft close hinges, full extension drawer pulls, corner caddy system maximize space usage
  • designed bar area opposite island sink for entertaining; pull-out pantries on either side of bar maximize storage
  • used glass granite strip tiles in backsplash to unify cabinets/quarts countertop
  • shortened windows over desk to accommodate countertop and balance with windows over sink; added operable side windows
  • replaced existing tile floor with hardwood throughout

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