First home remodeling project.

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Project by Stan_MT posted 08-21-2007 06:31 AM 1831 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is the first remodeling project on the home after I got started with woodworking. Took a long time, but the result feels worth the trials and errors. :)

Hickory with Minwax Pecan stain/poly mix. Black Walnut faux pegs in the doors/drawerfronts. And no, the toeskins and crown are still not up. One of these days though.

-- Stan, Northwest Montana,

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#1 posted 08-21-2007 04:19 PM

Beautiful! Nice work!

Great design too. You must have access to a lot of hickory.

Thanks for sharing!

-- Tom, Surfside Beach, SC - Romans 8:28

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#2 posted 08-22-2007 01:01 AM

What a warm feel to it – just the way a kitchen should be . Inviting!

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#3 posted 08-22-2007 01:13 AM

Very nice work Stan. Obi would be so proud that you used Hickory….

-- Bill, Turlock California,

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#4 posted 08-22-2007 01:33 AM

Very nice. There’s something about real wood cabinets that just looks and feels good. It’s a room you can walk into and be home.

-- Working at Woodworking

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#5 posted 08-22-2007 07:25 AM

Nice work Stan – you should be proud.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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#6 posted 08-23-2007 02:09 PM

Gorgeous kitchen, very pretty. I have an all maple kitchen and love it. I am so tired of those dark kitchens that just make everything look dark and dingy. Nice job, good taste. jokemike

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#7 posted 12-10-2010 02:19 AM

This is my idea for the pecan I have drying right now. Thanks for the visual.

-- Someday I will be more than a sawdust wisperer

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#8 posted 04-13-2015 11:38 AM

Wow i am amazed and motivated to start my own home improvement project.

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