Wednesday, October 10, 2012

niffy's Kitchen

White and Walnut with Aqua Grantique, Statuary Countertops

Details from niffy on 9/29/2012
Link to niffy's Gardenweb finished kitchen post
Link to niffy's Finished photos

New build, completed January 2010.

Kitchen Highlights:
  • Custom white inset cabinets with walnut stained island
  • Aqua grantique perimeter countertops
  • Honed statuary island countertop
  • Statuary backsplash
  • Wolf induction 36"" cooktop
  • Gaggenau refrigerator and freezer columns
  • Miele dishwasher
  • Monogram oven
  • monogram advantium speed oven
  • Ge microwave
  • Uline beverage refrigerator"

1. Kitchen Basics
Type of Remodel:    New Kitchen/New House
Kitchen installation:     Hired General Contractor
Budget:    High Budget
Location:     U.S. non-specific
Location Type:    Suburban

2. Kitchen Design
Kitchen Design Family/Function:    Multiple Cooks
Kitchen Designer:    Self-Designed, Kitchen Designer
Kitchen Size:    Medium (151-350 sq.ft)
Kitchen Dimensions (WxL):    18 x 15
Kitchen Height:    Height 10 feet or less
Kitchen Shape:    U-Shaped Kitchen plus Island
Kitchen Style:    Traditional Style, Transitional Style
Kitchen Island:    Single Island, Island With Seating
Kitchen Island#1 Size (WxL):    72W x 60L
Kitchen Seating:    Island Counter Seating
Kitchen Ceiling:    No Special Ceiling Design
Design Special Features:    Beverage/Bar Center, Custom Range Hood, Built-in Pantry, Bay/Box Window, Gourmet/Professional, Multiple Prep Areas, Unique Window   

3. Kitchen Cabinets
Cabinets New/Reused:    New Cabinet Doors and Boxes - Custom Sizes
Cabinet Manufacturer:   
Cabinet Door Composition:    Solid Wood Cabinet Doors
Cabinet Door (Wood):    Maple Cabinet Doors
Cabinet Framing:    Framed Cabinet
Cabinet Door Overlay:    Flush Inset Cabinet Door
Cabinet Door Style:    Recessed Panel Cabinet Door
Cabinet Color:    White/Cream Cabinet Door
Cabinet Finish:    Satin Cabinet Door
Cabinet Height:    Gap between Cabinets and Ceiling with Straight Cabinets
Mixed Cabinets?    Mixed Cabinets perimeter/island (multiple colors/shades/finishes)
Cabinet Special Features:    Cabinet Inserts of Clear Glass, Hutch cabinet with upper to counter

4. Kitchen Countertops
Countertop New/Reused:    New Countertops
Countertop Composition:    Aqua grantique (gneiss), marble
Marble Countertop:    Statuary
Countertop Color:    Black Countertop, White/Cream Countertop
Countertop Finish:    Honed Countertop, Brushed Countertop
Countertop Edge:    Single Bevel Edge Countertop, Ogee Edge Countertop
Mixed Countertops?    Mixed Countertops perimeter/island (multiple colors/shades/finishes)
Countertop Supplier:  
Countertop Fabricator:  
Countertop Special Features:    Unique Countertop
Countertop Other Information:    Aqua grantique- looks like soapstone, performs like granite.

5. Kitchen Backsplash
Backsplash New/Reused:    New Backsplash
Backsplash Material:    Marble Backsplash
Backsplash Type:    Mini Tile Backsplash, Subway Tile Backsplash
Backsplash Color:    Light Backsplash, Gray Backsplash, White Backsplash 
Backsplash Details:    Statuary subways- custom cut and beveled on site from 12" x 12" tiles
Backplash behind cooktop: slab statuary frame with mini herringbone statuary insert

6. Kitchen Appliances

Appliances: New/Reused?    All New Appliances
Refrigerator Manufacturer:    gaggenau
Refrigerator Color:    Custom Wood Paneled Refrigerator
Refrigerator Special Features:    Built-in Refrigerator
Refrigerator Details:    30"  all fridge column
Range Hood Manufacturer:    Best
Range Hood Max CFM:    1001 - 1500 CFM Range Hood
Range Hood MUA:  
Range Hood Color:    Painted Wood Range Hood
Cooktop Manufacturer:    Wolf 36" induction
Cooktop Color:    Black Cooktop
Cooktop Special Features:    Induction Cooktop 

7. Kitchen Plumbing
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8. Kitchen Electric and Lighting
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9. Kitchen Hardware
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10. Kitchen Flooring
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11. Kitchen Pantry
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12. Kitchen Special Features

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13. Kitchen Decor

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14. Kitchen Additional Comments
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Before Photos:  No
Floorplan Photos:  No