Curly Cherry & Sycamore Kitchen

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Project by bigpops0259 posted 562 days ago 1201 views 2 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Curly Cherry & Sycamore Kitchen, was built for a Rental I purchased last year. Sycamore is in the Raised panels in doors and drawer fronts. Purchased the wood at Auction for about $.20 a board ft. So it made it’s use very affordable. used Min-wax Ebony stain and Lacquer finish. Total investment in kitchen was about $ 1,000.00 Used a Faun Marble that was also purchased a Auction for $1.00 sq ft. Cabinet plywood was purchased at cabinet shop auction for $4.00 for 4×8 ft sheets I bought 56 sheets. Thanks for Looking

-- Marty Ohio

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#1 posted 562 days ago

Looks fantastic!!

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#2 posted 562 days ago

Looks great

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#3 posted 562 days ago

Incredible job! I can honestly say I have never seen nicer cabinets.

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#4 posted 562 days ago

really nice cabinets

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#5 posted 561 days ago

I need to find these auctions! Great job on the kitchen and sourcing!

-- Albert Einstein - "I'd rather be an optimist and a fool than a pessimist and right."

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#6 posted 561 days ago

Having built a couple of kitchens i can appreciate the skill and effort that went into this one. A beautiful job and the bonus is you did it on a tight budget. Well done.

-- chris, north wales

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#7 posted 561 days ago

Beautiful kitchen! Amazing cabinets with the great wood and finish. Perfect!


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#8 posted 561 days ago

Thats a beautiful kitchen!

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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#9 posted 560 days ago


The cabinets are phenomenal! The combination of the curly cherry and sycamore is fantastic. You really know how to get a buy! What great bargains. Thanks for sharing.


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#10 posted 556 days ago

Very nice work Marty. I hope the future tenants will appreciate your work as much as we do.

-- Doug - Make an effort to live by the slogan "We try harder"

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