Custom Bar

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Project by Keni posted 10-09-2007 01:53 AM 3568 views 8 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I custom designed and built this bar a couple of years ago. It has brass foot railing around the bottom to prop you feet up on. It has rope lighting under the front overhang. I also put rope lighting in behind the bar area to illuminate the appropriate areas. The countertop was made in two pieces and pieced together like a puzzle on site. The top is a mix of red oak, cherry, walnut and ash. I am extremely proud of this piece and get lots of good referrals from this job too!

-- Williamsport, MD

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#1 posted 10-09-2007 02:49 AM

Keni: That is a great looking bar. Very nice job.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#2 posted 10-09-2007 05:40 AM

I can se why you get good referrals from this one. Great project.

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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#3 posted 10-09-2007 09:37 PM

It’s gametime boys!

-- Bob Vila would be so proud of you!

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#4 posted 10-10-2007 01:20 AM

Makes me want to take up drinking! Nice work!

-- Branden - Sacramento, California -

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#5 posted 10-10-2007 05:48 AM

Sweet. The party is at Keni’s!

-- Carpe Lignum; Tornare Lignum (Seize the wood, to Turn the wood)

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#6 posted 10-11-2007 04:12 AM

Love the work in the bulkhead and bar!

-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

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#7 posted 10-11-2007 05:16 PM

I just looked through several of your recent project posts. You have a good eye for detail, and you keep the projects very usable as well. A hard to find combination!

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#8 posted 10-11-2007 08:41 PM

Excellent work. I like the lighting in the cabinets.

-- Jesus is Lord!

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#9 posted 02-02-2010 01:37 AM

I like the project. I am building a bar in my basement and was wondering the dimensions you had on this project as that is the part I am having a problem with figuring out.

it looks to be about 8 feetin length is that correct?

Again very nice project. Thanks!

-- Jeff, Fargo, ND

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#10 posted 02-02-2010 02:30 AM

Nice work well done

-- Custom furniture

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