Sunday, April 25, 2010

robinst's Kitchen

White Kitchen with Random Carrara Marble Backsplash

Contact: robinst (My Page)
Posted on Wed, Dec 30, 2009
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  • Cabinets: Custom White Shaker
  • Countertops: Black Pearl Granite
  • Backsplash:
    • Carrara Extra Random Marble Strip from Faber. Purchased in Lowe's in Canada. (Details: Merchant ID: 175000002022, Item #: 286326, Item description: zacarramarbstrip Carrara Extra Random Strip). [Also available from Bella Pietra.]
    • Grout is Laticrete Silver Shadow.
  • Paint:
    • Cabinet - Benjamin Moore Simply White
    • Wall - Benjamin Moore Piedmont Gray CC 690. It is a greeny gray. I paired it with BM Florentine Plaster in the dining room/entrance and it goes very nicely together.
  • Appliances:
    • Refrigerator: GE Profile
    • Stove: JennAir
  • Sink: Apron front sink sink from Bristol Sinks
  • Faucet: Kraus KPF-1602 Single Lever Pull Out Tall Kitchen Mixer Professional Culinary Faucet. From Faucet Direct.
  • Pendants: Debbie Travis Glass & Metal 1-Light Pendants purchased from
    Contemporary 1-light pendant. Inner metal mesh cylinder with a clear glass outer cylinder. Sleek, chrome-plated finish. Adjustable drop rods allow unit to be hung at different lengths.
  • Undercabinet lights: Galaxy
  • Hardware: Westerly by Amerlock in graphite finish. I used two sizes in the middle. Smaller handles for the smaller drawers and larger for the larger drawers.
  • Floors: Oak from Verywood in Canada. The color is Moka and it has a satin finish.
Kitchen dimensions are 13.2 x 18.5 ft.

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