Thursday, October 18, 2012

lisa_wi's Kitchen

Green and Cream Two Tone Galley Kitchen

Details from lisa_wi on 10/5/2012
Link to lisa_wi's Gardenweb finished kitchen post

This was a low budget full remodel finished in 2012.
Kitchen Highlights:
  • Cabinets: Cliq Studios Tea Leaf lowers, Painted Linen uppers 
  • Counters: Black Pearl Granite 
  • Sink: 30"" Kohler Whitehaven in biscuit 
  • Faucet: Kohler Simplice in stainless steel 
  • Ceiling Light: Rejuvenation Jefferson in black with glass shade from ebay 
  • Sink Light: Hi-Lite Manufacturing Warehouse Shade 8"" in Vanilla Cream 
  • Undercabinet Lights: ProLED 1.5 watt strips 
  • Peninsula Legs and Apron: Osborne Wood Products St. Simons Island Post and beaded apron painted by me to match 
  • Hardware: Cup Pulls are Thomasville Garner 2 3/4"" Cup Pull in matte black, Knobs are LibertyP40005C in flat black, both from Home Depot 
  • Stools: 24"" Saddle Seat Stool from Walmart 
  • Flooring: Original maple with a little repair/replacement done 
  • Wall paint: Sherwin Williams Compatible Cream 
  • Trim paint: Sherwin Williams Creamy

1. Kitchen Basics
Type of Remodel:    Kitchen Remodel/Existing Footprint/All New Items
Kitchen installation:     Some Do-It-Yourself: 20%-70%, Hired General Contractor
Budget:    Low Budget ($10K - $20K)
Location:     U.S. Northeastern
Location Type:    Rural

2. Kitchen Design
Kitchen Design Family/Function:    Small Children
Kitchen Designer:    Self-Designed, Kitchen Designer
Kitchen Size:    Small (under 150 sq.ft)
Kitchen Dimensions (WxL):    9x12
Kitchen Height:    Height 9 feet or less
Kitchen Shape:    Galley Kitchen
Kitchen Island:    No Island 
Kitchen Peninsula:    Peninsula With Seating, Peninsula with one level
Kitchen Seating:    Peninsula Counter Seating
Kitchen Ceiling:    No Special Ceiling Design
Design Other Information:    Cliq Studios cabinet designer was used

3. Kitchen Cabinets
Cabinets New/Reused:    New Cabinet Doors and Boxes - Stock Sizes
Cabinet Manufacturer:    Cliq Studios
Cabinet Manufacturer Details:
Cabinet Door Composition:  
Cabinet Door (Wood):    Maple Cabinet Doors
Cabinet Box Composition:    Wood Ply Cabinet Boxes
Cabinet Framing:    Framed Cabinet
Cabinet Door Overlay:    Full Overlay Cabinet Door
Cabinet Door Style:    Recessed Panel Cabinet Door
Cabinet Color:    Cream Cabinet Door, Green Cabinet Door
Cabinet Finish:    Painted Cabinet Door
Cabinet Height:    Gap between Cabinets and Ceiling with Straight Cabinets
Mixed Cabinets?    Mixed Cabinets upper/lower (multiple colors/shades/finishes)
Cabinet Special Features:    Wall Cabinet greater than 36in high, Full Extension Cabinet Drawers, Soft-Close Cabinet Drawers

4. Kitchen Countertops
Countertop New/Reused:    New Countertops
Countertop Composition:    Granite (slab) Countertop  
Granite Countertop:    Black Pearl
Countertop Color:    Black Countertop
Countertop Finish:    Polished Countertop
Countertop Edge:    Eased Edge Countertop
Mixed Countertops?    No Mixed Countertops
Countertop Supplier:    Designs in Marble - Ixonia, WI
Countertop Fabricator:    Designs in Marble - Ixonia, WI

5. Kitchen Backsplash
Backsplash Material: Painted Backsplash

6. Kitchen Appliances

Appliances: New/Reused?    Mix of Old and New Appliances
Refrigerator Manufacturer:  
Refrigerator Color:  
Refrigerator Special Features:  
Refrigerator Details:  
Range/Stove Details:  
Range/Stove Color:    Stainless Steel Range/Stove
Range/Stove Special Features:    Range Mount Freestanding, Glass Top Range/Stove, Convection Range, Warming Drawer in Range
Range/Stove Manufacturer:    Kenmore
Dishwasher Manufacturer:    Kenmore
Dishwasher Color:    Stainless Steel Dishwasher
Microwave Manufacturer:    LG
Microwave Color:    Stainless Steel Microwave  
Microwave Special Features:    Over the Range Microwave

7. Kitchen Plumbing
Plumbing: New/Reused?    Installed All New Plumbing Lines  
Main Sink Manufacturer:    Kohler K-6487-96
Main Sink Material:    Cast Iron Main Sink
Main Sink Shape:    Rectangular Main Sink
Main Sink Bowls:    Single Bowl Sink
Main Sink Width:    Main Sink 30 to 34 inches
Main Sink Cabinet Size:    Main Sink Cabinet 36 inch
Main Sink Mount:     Positive Reveal Undermount Sink, Apron Front Sink 
Main Faucet Manufacturer:    Kohler K-596-VS
Main Faucet Color/Material:    Stainless Steel Main Faucet
Main Faucet Finish:    Brushed Main Faucet
Main Faucet Type:    Single Handle Faucet   

8. Kitchen Electric and Lighting
Lighting Special Features:    Above Cabinet Lighting, Semi-Flush Lighting, Under Cabinet Lighting
Lighting Details:    LED strips for undercabinet lighting

9. Kitchen Hardware
Hardware Type:    Both Knobs and Pulls
Hardware Knobs Manufacturer:    Cup Pulls are Thomasville Garner 2 3/4" Cup Pull in matte black, Knobs are LibertyP40005C in flat black, both from Home Depot
Hardware Knobs Material/Color:    Black Knobs
Hardware Knobs Details:    LibertyP40005C in flat black
Hardware Pulls Manufacturer:    Thomasville Garner 2 3/4" Cup Pull in matte black
Hardware Pulls Material/Color:    Black Knobs

10. Kitchen Flooring
Flooring New/Reused:    Reused Existing Flooring (As Is) 
Flooring Material:    Wood Floor
Flooring Color:    Light Wood Floor

11. Kitchen Pantry
Pantry Type:    Walk-in Pantry (Built-in)
Pantry Shape:    U-Shaped Pantry Shelves

12. Kitchen Special Features

no information

13. Kitchen Decor

Decor Wall Color:    Yellow Wall
Decor Wall Color Details:    Sherwin WIlliams Compatible Cream  

14. Kitchen Additional Comments
no information

Before Photos:    Yes
Floorplan Photos:    No


pgf said...

very nice. how thick is that countertop?

Lisa Bates said...

Its 3 cm.

starpooh said...

Ugh. One of the few questions that is not in the checklist. :-(