kitchen reno, and built-ins

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Project by johndacarpenter posted 02-17-2011 12:31 AM 1840 views 2 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Custom maple kitchen renovation. I took this one from demo to paint. removed 3 walls within the room to open it up and add a new family room with custom built-ins.

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#1 posted 02-17-2011 01:49 AM

Awesome job. I’d love to have a kitchen as nice as this one. Outstanding work. Thanks for posting!

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#2 posted 02-17-2011 02:54 AM


Very attractive kitchen! Nice workmanship! What kind of wood is it?

Thanks for sharing.


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#3 posted 02-17-2011 03:01 AM

Nice job, I love the kitchen. The built-ins also looks great.

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#4 posted 02-17-2011 04:57 PM

wow, great job! Just don’t show this to my wife – I need another 10+ years out of our current kitchen ;)

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#5 posted 02-17-2011 06:33 PM

thanks for the comments! the wood is maple with a natural finish…

-- johndacarpenter

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#6 posted 02-17-2011 06:34 PM

Beautiful kitchen. What finish did you use on the maple. Looks almost clear but not quite.

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#7 posted 02-17-2011 06:37 PM

this finish is sam maloof poly/oil from rockler. i really love using it for all my clear finishes

-- johndacarpenter

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