Cherry kitchen with granite countertops

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Project by Jesse Friesen posted 07-08-2010 03:58 AM 2306 views 4 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

One of the latest kitchens. Cherry v-groove shaker doors with antique brown granite countertops. Shaker crown moulding, undercabinet trim, undermount sink, glass in upper corner cabinet, soft close drawer slides and door hinges, cherry cap on top of a half wall and a granite eat up bar in a cutout in the wall. The picture of the cherry cap on the half wall was taken before the countertops went in. Notice the state of the art samsung cardboard flooring, lol. There is actually very nice maple hardwood under it but there is alot of construction going on there right now so it’s there to protect it. I included a before picture. It’s a little improvement.

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#1 posted 07-08-2010 04:11 AM

Great Lookin Job

-- Jim, Kentucky

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#2 posted 07-08-2010 04:12 AM

Looks great thanks for sharing.

-- Luke 23: 42-43

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#3 posted 07-08-2010 04:17 AM

Nice job on the kitchen.

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#4 posted 07-08-2010 04:53 AM

really great cabinets

-- catsmeow2525 in Palm Harbor, Fl

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#5 posted 07-08-2010 07:38 AM

Nice work and I love the recycled flooring. Great kitchen, BTKS

-- "Man's ingenuity has outrun his intelligence" (Joseph Wood Krutch)

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#6 posted 07-08-2010 07:39 AM

great job

-- Custom furniture

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#7 posted 07-08-2010 10:50 AM

Nice change I’m sure they’re happy as it looks great!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#8 posted 07-08-2010 05:10 PM

Little improvement is an understatement. How did you finish the cherry?

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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#9 posted 07-09-2010 04:01 AM

Excellent kitchen. It’s very similar to what I’d like to do at my place.

-- "hold fast to that which is good"

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#10 posted 07-09-2010 05:23 AM

Thanks guys. The cherry is finished with a waterbourne chemcraft satin lacquer. I use it on all the kitchens I make now. Nice stuff and a 5 gallon pail goes a long ways compared to the other lacquer I was using before

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#11 posted 07-20-2010 12:42 AM

Great choices in materials….very very nice.

-- If you work you eat - If you don't work, you eat, drink, and sleep.

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#12 posted 08-21-2010 01:37 AM

So, I’m guessing that is a Samsung refrigerator. I am getting ready to build a set of cherry kitchen cabinets. I did just build a custom cabinet for a farmers sink. Now for the rest…

-- Kris, Illinois

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