White lacquer kitchen with granite countertops

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Project by Jesse Friesen posted 07-16-2011 06:02 AM 3006 views 3 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is the latest kitchen. Its a shaker kitchen with a white lacquer finish. I did get someone else to spray the finish on this and that was a nightmare. Told me it would be sprayed in 2 weeks. Actual time was 6 weeks. Soft close drawers, soft close doors, dovetailed birch ply drawer boxes, 2 spice pullouts on either side of the window, sheet pan storage above the fridge, soft close dual garbage can in the island, maple lazy susan, angled corner pantry beside the fridge, crown to the ceiling and an island with an overhang. They still have to paint, replace the window trim and do a backsplash. check out the project posting with the window seat and bathroom cabinet

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#1 posted 07-16-2011 06:14 AM

Thats a beautiful kitchen.

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#2 posted 07-16-2011 11:00 AM

Well done.

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

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#3 posted 07-16-2011 02:36 PM

nice work

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#4 posted 07-16-2011 04:24 PM

Beautiful work.
That came out great!

-- Eric, central Florida / Utor praemia operibus duris

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#5 posted 07-16-2011 05:21 PM

Sharp looking kitchen.

-- Style is simple, but not my execution of it.

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#6 posted 07-16-2011 10:52 PM

That is a very nice kitchen, I especially like the tray divider above the fridge.
I am about to do a design for someone for the first time and I was wondering how you would charge for the kitchen? Would you go by linear foot or by the cabinet?

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#7 posted 07-16-2011 11:01 PM

Gosh I need a new kitchen there’s nothing wrong with my old kitchen Bronwen just wants anew sink. this loks fabulous though I wish you along time of enjoyment out of it. Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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#8 posted 07-17-2011 02:42 AM

Very nice looking kitchen with a lot of nice extras.

Thanks for sharing.


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#9 posted 07-17-2011 03:42 AM

came out great,like the crown moulding

-- may not always be right,but,never in doubt.

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#10 posted 07-18-2011 01:11 AM

Thanks guys. I don’t really have a set price per foot or cabinet because every kitchen I do is usually quite different from the next. I figure out my material list, the options they want, how long it will take me to build it and I go from there.

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#11 posted 07-18-2011 08:41 PM

Beautiful kitchen, I am not really into white kitchens but I love the style and layout of this one.

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

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#12 posted 07-30-2011 01:29 AM

is this a frameless kitchen? if so how would you approach a kithen in a natural wood? would you use vaneer over the edges?

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#13 posted 07-31-2011 12:27 AM

Yes this is a frameless kitchen. All the edges are covered with white edgebanding. If it were a natural wood finish I would edgeband them with the matching wood.

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