Sunday, February 07, 2010

davetz1's Kitchen

1908 Foursquare, Shaker Quartersawn Oak Kitchen

Contact: davetz1 (My Page)
Posted on Wed, Oct 07, 09
Link to davetz1's Gardenweb finished kitchen post
Link to davetz1's kitchen photos

  • Cabinets: custom built stained Quartersawn Oak
    • stain on the cabs is a custom gel stain from our local paint shop
    • Decorative Insert Tile (in upper cabinets): Motawi 6"x6" Mountain and Valley Landscape tiles
    • Drawer slides: Blum Tandem self close/soft close undermount
    • Door hinges: Blum with Soft Close
  • Countertops: Zodiaq Woodland Grey with integral runnels (drainboard)
  • Backsplash: Dirk Elliott Breeze Subway Tile
  • Sink: Franke OAX-110 Super Single
  • Faucet: Kohler Forte (ebay)
  • Appliances: various Stainless steel -
    • Amana, GE (counter depth fridge)
    • Range Hood: Vent-a-Hood PRH-9130-SS (ebay)
  • Lighting:
    • Sconces - Schoolhouse Lighting Hand Painted Emory
    • Single Pendant and Semi-flush - Rejuvenation
    • Undercabinet lights - American Lighting Brushed Nickel
  • Hardware: knobs and Pulls from Lee Valley in Antique Pewter
  • Fan: Emerson Atomical Brushed Steel (ebay)
  • Speakers: Bose 190 In-Ceiling with independant volume controls
  • White Plugmold
  • Windows:
    • Anderson casement
    • Transom window with decorative leaded glass insert - Wescott Station Antiques, St Paul
  • Door: Thermatru Back Door and Transom (Fullview with operable blinds)
  • Doorknobs: VanDyke's Restorer's Octagon Knobs with Brushed Nickel Backplates
  • Banquette: Custom design based on kitchenkelly's and Crownpoint's (painted maple and stained oak), self built
  • Flooring: the old one recycled (patched, sanded, polyurethaned). It was heavily stained (dark brown) and broken in places. The wood is birch and simply has 3 coats of poly-u. No stain.

Background Info:

60% DIY (Demo, electrical, plumbing, paint, finish trim, tile, knobs and pulls)

Banquette Seating
Ceiling Fan
Drainboard (builtin)
Full Extension Drawers
Lighting - Pendant
Lighting - Under Cabinet
Microwave Under Counter
Toe Kick Drawer
Unique Window


deep1084 said...

Totally gorgeous! What a transformation. I really love every detail. Congratulations on your new space!

Karen said...

Such a harmonious use of elements.