Friday, September 18, 2009

jenswrens' Kitchen

jenswrens' Minnesota Kitchen – Inset Cherry Shaker

Contact: jenswrens (My Page)
Posted on Sun, May 17, 09
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  • Cabinets: Cabinetry Direct
    – Full custom cabinetry
    – Beaded inset doors
    – Solid cherry heartwood with harvest gold stain and hand-rubbed finish
    – Shaker styling, crown molding
    – Maple wood interiors
    – Plywood carcasses
    – Dovetailed drawers
    – Full-extension drawers with Blumotion soft-close system
    – Exposed hinges in Sterling Nickel finish with Minaret tip by Amerock
    – Birdcage knobs and pulls in Pewter finish
  • Counters:
    – Sealed marble and travertine
    – Color: Noce, (white and rose marble accents)
    – Spectralock stain-resistant grout, sanded, color: sandstone
  • Flooring:
    – All new, solid maple, 1.5" width boards
    – Site sanded and finished (natural finish)
    – Maple floor in entire kitchen, including under all cabinets and appliances
  • Sink: 24" wide, 9" deep, single bowl, 4-hole, cast-acrylic in off-white
  • Faucet:
    – Price Pfister "Marielle" in chrome with side spray and soap dispenser
    – Reverse osmosis filtered water gooseneck faucet in chrome
  • Appliances:
    – Bosch fully integrated stainless steel dishwasher – DLX Series – # SHX46L05UC/18
    – GE 30" Slide-in, self-cleaning gas range with sealed burners, stainless steel – # JGSP28SEKS
    – Range hood by Broan in stainless steel with halogen lighting
    – Samsung stainless/platinum counter-depth bottom-mount refrigerator with twin cooling system and digital temperature control
  • Lighting:
    – Light fixtures: Semi-flush, Jefferson style period lighting in oil-rubbed bronze finish, from Rejuvenation Hardware
    – Recessed lighting: 4" and 6" energy-saving fluorescent Halo cans
    – Wired for undercabinet lighting
  • Extras:
    – Pot rack: Wall-mounted bar rack in chrome, Crate & Barrel
    – Knife rack: IKEA
    – Stools: Windsor style, mahogany finish, 24" seat height
    – Red Phone: Pottery Barn
This is my Minnesota kitchen. It was finished about 2 years ago. This remodel was a complete gut, done out of necessity after a water/broken pipe disaster. Although it's small, it's the most functional, user-friendly kitchen I've ever had!
Features:Bar with Seating
Bread Drawer
Broom Closet
Cabinets: Base >36"high
Cabinets: Wall >12"deep
Counter-depth Frig
Filtered Water Faucet
Full Extension Drawers
Glass Doors
Inset Doors
Knife Slot
Lazy Susan
Lighting: Recessed
Lighting: Under Cabinet
Microwave Shelf
Pot Rack
Reach-in Pantry
Rollout Trays
Soap Dispenser
Spice Storage
Tray Divider
Water Filter
Staggered height cabinets