Off-the-shelf cabinets and inexpensive tile also helped cut costs.Free up cabinet space, and create a clever spot for collectibles, with above-window shelving.
Give instant visual interest to your kitchen by mixing and matching multiple materials and textures.
In this kitchen, cream-colored custom kitchen cabinets lighten the space and add contrast to the steel stove. To indulge the splurge on marble countertops, these homeowners saved elsewhere by keeping the original room layout and plumbing as is.
There are lots of cast-iron models at reasonable prices and a fireplace complements a contemporary or traditional décor perfectly.
Traditional features such as cornicing are truly invaluable and are often badly in need of some TLC.
This kitchen gets additional warmth from cherry counters, an antique island, gingham-check wallpaper, and an apron sink.