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Kitchen expansion & addition

comments (0) November 29th, 2012 in Project Gallery
toddthetoolman toddthetoolman, member

After picture. New kitchen using the space of the former kitchen and walk-through dining area. 
Before picture, small cramped kitchen.
After picture.
View from new 20x30 addition built to accomodate the dining table and recessed hot tub.
View from the kitchen into the new addition.
After picture. New kitchen using the space of the former kitchen and walk-through dining area. Click To Enlarge

After picture. New kitchen using the space of the former kitchen and walk-through dining area. 


Materials used include: Ash pre-finished hardwood flooring, cherry cabinets, quartz countertops, Andersen windows, Velux remote controlled venting skylights w/ rain sensor auto-close feature and shades, 1x6 T&G cedar on the vaulted ceiling, electric radiant heat under the tile around the hot tub. The biggest challange was recessing the portable spa so that the finished height above the floor was 18" instead of 36" requiring steps. With a crawspace below, we built an 8'x8'x26"h 2x6 platform on top of a concrete footing to support the 5,800lb full tub.


Design or Plan used: My Own Design - Todd Gaskell, Gaskell Home Remodeling, Somers, CT
posted in: Project Gallery, remodeling, kitchen, addition, hot tub, radiant heat, skylights

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