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Apple Hill Road

Apple Hill Road Portfolio

In this first installment of our “Our Portfolio” series, we take you inside a gorgeous and sunny two-toned kitchen. What was once a tired oak kitchen, located one step up from a sunken family room, has become an open and cheerful family space.

This kitchen was dated. The heavy oak railing cut the space between the sunken family room and the kitchen in a most unflattering way. Similar to the railing, the visually heavy, oak framed fluorescent light fixture cuts up the ceiling space by stopping your eye. All of the weight, both visually and in material was on one side of the room.

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How we updated the space:

  • relocated sink
  • replaced light box with pot lights
  • removed oak railing and installed shallow cabinets as both storage and safety rail
  • new fireplace and surround
  • two-tone cabinetry
  • new paint colours

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Cabinet Decor Clear Alder Shaker Base – Cobblestone Upper – Chateau
Countertop Cambria Quartz Ashford with square wrap77
Handles Berenson 9208-1005
Sink Cristadur granite composite Alive N-175 in Bronze
Faucet Kohler Purist in matte black
Fireplace Kingsman gas ledger stone in Beachwalk

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Tile Creekside glass in Sand 2″ x 6″ Mosaic Luxe in Copper Mix 5/8 x 5/8
Paint Sherwin Williams Fireplace accent – Eastlake Gold
Family room – Dorian Gray
Kitchen – Repose Gray

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A positive of the “old” kitchen was the sunny eating nook. This kitchen is open for business and we have reserved a spot for four in front of the window.