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Kitchen Renovation

This is a kitchen renovation that went from a Country style to Cottage. It is a pretty big difference in color and materials all while keeping the overall layout of the kitchen. Please read the blog post for more info on colors and materials.

To see more: http://www.heartsdesiresathome.blogspot.com/2013/01/a-kitchen-transformed.html

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  • I am so sorry but I cannot remember the "green" cabinet color now, it's my Moms kitchen and she has all the color names now. the only cabinets removed were above the main bar area.
    • Christine Upper Marlboro, MD
      A Heart's Desire at Home Down grade my round bummy. This is a lovely, cool and serene kitchen. It's so nice to see kitchens that are NOT cookie-cutter granite + Stainless + Shaker. I
  • stainless steel appliances would be nice but this was a kitchen on a budget and we had a working stove with no need for replacement. sorry you feel it was a downgrade, everyone has an opinion.
    • Tanya Peterson Felsheim Grants Pass, OR
      A Heart's Desire at Home actually Stainless is kind of on its way out these days..esp the ones you have to clean all the time as prints show up so much! I like that my white fridge
    • Stuart Designs Forest Hill, MD
      A Heart's Desire at Home I LOVE THIS KITCHEN!!!! it is classic and beautiful!! well done :) You can always upgrade appliances at a latter date. but the bones are done well!!! Great Job!!!
  • Jenny A Raleigh, NC
    I love it! And I have dark cabinets and need so badly to lighten things up! I would be in heaven with a kitchen like this. Was this done by a business or all do it yourself....????
  • Hi Jenny, My Mom and Dad did the painting themselves! It was a lot of work :)
  • Janice Graham Anderson, IN
  • Janet Smith College Station, TX
    I love this kitchen. I cannot believe someone would be so rude as to post such a negative comment. (Jeannette; shame on you!)
  • Jeannette Cyr Middlebury, VT
    Sorry, I feel that everyone is entitled to have an opinion. Having grown up in an old farmhouse with nothing more than what was needed I've learned that modern is more to my liking. I watch HGTV and notice people buying homes for the first time as well
    • Christine Upper Marlboro, MD
      Jeannette Cyr If you actually pay attention to HGTV, you'll note that the purchasers are amazingly demanding, self-entitled whiners. Keep in mind these people have already purchased the home
  • All opinions are welcome, I know that everyone has different taste. I would not have decorated my kitchen the same way but I helped my Mom see her vision.
  • Pamelafalls@charter.net Lincolnton, NC
    i have white appliances, but I would love to have this color in my kitchen, my countertops look like that and I have tile on my kitchen wall, they were a steal, what is the off white color
  • Karina Canada
    I would love to know what kind of backsplash was put on, I just love it and it would look awesome in our kitchen that we are remodelling!
  • Judy Saint Peters, MO
    Hi...I have been trying to find the countertop that was used.....can you please give me some information.....thank you
  • Great job. Love the colors, how open and fresh it all looks.