Before & After–The Kitchen

P.S.  if you didn’t read my blog on how we got these cabinets for free, and what they looked like before, you should check out this post first:)


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IMG_7331Goodbye yellow and orange!  We tore down a few walls to open the space up, as well as completely re-did the stairs.  They are no longer narrow and steep for the littles:)


The cabinets are painted in Martha Stewarts Sharkey Gray, and we used regular 4×6 subway tiles for the backsplash with pewter colored grout.  You can read how I made over our kitchen island here.

Here’s another Before…

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Source List:

Applicances:  Online auctions

Floors:  Ifloors (French bleed Chateau)

Sink:  Ikea

Countertops:  Menards (Corian: Silverstone)

Faucet:  Overstock

Subway Tiles:  Menards

Shelf:  Reclaimed lumber

Pendant:  Ebay

Table Light:  Ikea

Island: Bed Bath and Beyond (makeover)

Cabinets:  Free

Cabinet Hardware:  Home Depot (Martha Stewart)

Stools:  Target

Bench:  Joss and Main