Kitchen Remodel

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Project by sheetzy posted 09-06-2015 07:30 PM 2208 views 2 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I totally gutted my kitchen and replaced everything … ceiling, floor, walls, cabinets, sink, and countertop. The ceiling is wood tongue-and-groove planks. Floor is 3/4” oak hardwood, and the walls are 3/4” solid pine T&G boards. I also used pine to make all the cabinets and the three doors shown in these photos. I think the doors really give it a country feel. The top cabinets are staggered in height. The bottom cabinet on the far left has four pull-out drawers. Both the top and bottom corner cabinets have lazy susan shelves. Instead of using a pole for the revolving shelves, I have each one supported on a solid piece of wood, so they’re very sturdy and stable and can support a lot of weight. I put two tilt-out drawers under the sink for added storage. The bottom cabinet to the left of the stove pulls the whole way out and has two shelves. I installed the wall boards horizontally instead of vertically and think that makes the room look more spacious. Visitors have commented that it reminds them of a lodge. Next project will be a two-level island with an eating area for the kitchen.

-- Sheetzy

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#1 posted 09-06-2015 08:07 PM

Very nice looking kitchen remodel….To bad you don’t more spare time on your hands!!!

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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#2 posted 09-06-2015 08:30 PM

Whoever built this place likes wood. Nicely done!

-- Dave, New England - “We are made to persist. that's how we find out who we are.” ― Tobias Wolff

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#3 posted 09-06-2015 09:27 PM

Beautiful work.

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#4 posted 09-07-2015 03:33 AM

Great job. Looks like this was well thought out. The wife and I love the rustic look as well. As a matter of fact we are just starting on a kitchen project. The similarities are scary seeing yours, except we’re opting for hickory cabs, tile floor and knotty pine for walls and ceiling. Will be a time consuming project. However, we will remodel an extra room so we still have our current kitchen during the process. I would love to see your island once built.

-- There's no crying in woodworking. Just measure and cut again.

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#5 posted 09-07-2015 12:55 PM

Holy cow that looks like a lot of work! Very rustic, definitely reminds me of a lodge. Great work!

-- Bailey F - Eastern Mass.

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#6 posted 09-07-2015 01:48 PM

great looking cabnets

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#7 posted 09-07-2015 03:08 PM

very nice work, it reminds me my place, but also all the work involve, thank you for showing, we share the same passion I think.

-- andrek

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#8 posted 09-07-2015 05:50 PM

Absolutely amazing

-- The Old Rednek Workshop

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