Kitchen Remodel: Week 7 — Part 2

We’re continuing with the progress made during Week 7. The glass doors and shelves arrived for the upper cabinet on the north wall:

Here’s the same view with the undercabinet lights turned on:

The Dear Husband scoffed when I initially told him I wanted under-cabinet lights. Guess who really loves them now?

Did you notice something else? Cabinet hardware! I can’t keep from going around the kitchen opening all the drawers and cupboard doors. They’re the “soft close” kind so all it takes is a gentle push for them to glide closed.

Here’s a look at the east and south walls with the cabinet hardware added:

Looks pretty spiffy, doesn’t it? Did you happen to notice that red glow on the backsplash under the cabinets to the left of the stove? It’s the reflection of my next door neighbor’s red patio umbrella. That’s how much shine those backsplash tiles have.

Here’s a look at the west wall:

We are using the kitchen even though the counters have to be cleared every time the workers come. It’s a happy trade-off, believe me.

Here’s a look at the kitchen in full use mode:

It looks almost finished but there’s quite a bit left to do starting with painting the trim,  scheduled for the beginning of Week 8. The end is in sight!




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7 Responses to Kitchen Remodel: Week 7 — Part 2

  1. Vickie Rooks says:

    Everything is so stunning! You chose all of the elements excellently! Looks classy, modern and French!

  2. Linda Becker says:

    It’s so lovely! Wonderful style and color choices 🙂

  3. Melody Wilson says:

    It’s beautiful!

  4. Lisa Dandrea says:

    It makes my jaw drop in wonderment! So thrilled for you!

  5. Anna says:

    Oh Dawn, I love it. Under cabinet lighting is so helpful. And love the school house style lighting on the window side. The color is fabulous.

  6. Jeanne says:

    The DH’s son is a firm believer in under-cabinet lights.
    Looking good!

  7. Diane says:

    SO happy for you and your DH!

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