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Perimeter cabinets are inset, two toned with flat panel doors and drawers. Cabinet frames are made from beech wood with Sherwin Williams Friendly Yellow door fronts in a satin finish.

Perimeter cabinets are inset, two toned with flat panel doors and drawers. Cabinet frames are made from beech wood with Sherwin Williams Friendly Yellow door fronts in a satin finish. Doors and drawers have Blum soft close hinges and drawer glides. Drawers are constructed from maple dovetail drawer boxes. Cabinet knobs and pulls are distressed copper from Hafele. The beautiful, white powder coated range hood was built by Ferrin Ironworks in Nashville. Anne Sacks vertical tile is stacked behind the range with a steel strip for hanging magnets and utensils. Upper cabinets have undercabinet lighting with Anne Sacks gray penny tile installed on the wall behind.

The island is constructed from white oak with blue, distressed finish. End panels are backlit with custom etched glass insets. A custom steel top by Ferrin Ironworks and a large concrete farm sink gives the space an industrial look that balances with the clean, mid-century cabinets. Cage pendant lights from Schoolhouse Electric are hung over the island.

The bar was constructed from reclaimed palette wood in a random vertical pattern and dark stain. Steel shelving above was made by Ferrin Ironworks with SchoolHouse Electric wall sconces above.

Dining area has a dark stained table with industrial seating and a Plaza Brass Chandelier from Schoolhouse Electric above.

The wall between the original living room and dining room was removed and the ceiling vaulted to open up the space. Then an Orla Kiely wallpaper from Harlequin was used as a fun accent wall.

Hill

The Hill Kitchen was Kurt’s first kitchen project 17 years ago! It was constructed from 170 year old reclaimed barnwood with finger and dovetail joints.

The Hill Kitchen was Kurt’s first kitchen project 17 years ago! It was constructed from 170 year old reclaimed barnwood with finger and dovetail joints. Upper cabinets have a mixture of glass front cabinet doors and open shelving. Base cabinets were painted red with a black glaze. Backsplash is white subway tile. The island has a gustavian faux finish and maple butcher block countertop.

The multi colored hutch features a maple top and a tongue and groove back. Red diamond shapes and block legs on the hutch and desk add weight to the pieces. The desk has an open letterbox hung above.

The kitchen has a white beadboard ceiling and medium stained pine floor.

DIY Network/Yard Crashers: Modern Zen Fusion

This backyard was transformed into a modern Asian fusion with a redwood pergola, outdoor kitchen, and custom metal water feature.

This backyard was transformed into a modern Asian fusion with a redwood pergola, outdoor kitchen, and custom metal water feature. There is a relaxing fire pit area and meditative Zen rock garden.

The water feature is constructed from steel with a red grandis top perfect for seating at the fire pit. The outdoor kitchen is also contructed from red grandis wood with a built in stainless grill.

Jo Ellen

The kitchen perimeter is constructed from Sherwin Williams Extra White, paint grade material. Cabinet doors and drawers are inset with beaded inside edges and Blum soft close hinges

JO ELLEN

The kitchen perimeter is constructed from Sherwin Williams Extra White, paint grade material. Cabinet doors and drawers are inset with beaded inside edges and Blum soft close hinges and drawer glides. Drawers are constructed from maple dovetail drawer boxes. Upper cabinets have Adorne Undercabinet Lighting. Cabinet knobs and pulls are the Asbury Satin Nickel from Restoration Hardware. Walls are tiled in a white subway tile with a framed herringbone glass tile behind the range.

The island is constructed from quarter sawn white oak with a two part gray, white wash to give it a soft look. Doors and drawers are inset with shaker style panels. Grande island legs made by Osborne. The island also includes a stainless steel, undermount sink with an Antique Pewter Waterstone faucet and soap dispenser.

Appliances include a KitchenAid range and hood, as well as a KitchenAid Side by Side Refrigerator.

Custom columns were built between the kitchen and living area for structural support that also opens up the space. The columns were designed to match the kitchen cabinets and tie everything together.