Kitchens

Historical Harmony

Portfolios Design and Thoughts The original kitchen in this 1920’s home was small and cramped. We expanded the kitchen 9′ to match the width of the rest of the house forward. In doing so, we moved the stairs to the basement, reworked the powder room/rear foyer entry to give privacy for the powder room and…

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Simple Elegance

Portfolios Design and Thoughts The title for this project expresses the overall feel when you walk in the rooms- Simple Elegance all the way. The soft stain on the white oak is understated yet shows the beautiful variation in the wood and has a warm and welcoming feel to the room. The antique white elevates…

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Whimsical Walnut

Portfolios Design and Thoughts There is something interesting to look at in every corner of this beautiful kitchen, whether it is the individual character in the wood graining of each door or the details in the curves of the plumbing fixtures and hardware. The tile pattern reflects the herringbone pattern of the fireplace directly across…

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Classically Modern Warmth

Portfolios Design and Thoughts The kitchen welcomes you in … we re-used the flooring and coordinated the new finishes to highlight it and bring out warmth through the Walnut wood and warm toned quartz countertops. The homeowners were looking for more organization and clean, uncluttered countertops.  Everything has a place and is in its place! …

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Pops of Red

Portfolios Design and Thoughts This main floor project has a sense of whimsy and fun to it with the bold color choice of blue stained cabinets and red pops in various finishes thru the space. In the powder room and the beverage bar we complimented those color with a cherry wood to warm up the…

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Modern Coastal Vibe

Portfolios Design and Thoughts This home feels so much brighter and lighter now. The light white oak flooring adds a coastal style thru out the main and upper levels. Replacing all of the doors and trim with crisp clean lined styles gave this project a more contemporary feel as well. Removing a carpet runner and…

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Classically Chic

Portfolios Design and Thoughts This kitchen is classic, yet so chic. It’s comfortable, open, bright, beautiful and warm all at the same time. The old layout consisted of weird angles, dark cabinetry and a very large peninsula. The homeowner wanted something bright and light, but still keeping it classic and family friendly. They wanted a…

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Simplistic Sophistication

Portfolios Design and Thoughts Clean lines abound! Classic simple beauty. Materials Used Custom Wood Products Cabinetry – in Maple in soft white along perimeter and Quicksilver for the island. Viatera/Rococo Quartz Countertops Zephyr hood, KitchenAid cooktop Natural Maple ¾” hardwood flooring – Kitchen/Hearth Room/Pantry Next Floor Luxury Vinyl Tile – Laundry Special Features Bright and…

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Updated Rustic

Portfolios Design and Thoughts The updated rustic feel of this kitchen combines rustic textures in the hardwood flooring, stained island, breakfast counter, hood and floating shelves with sleek white flat panel styling in the perimeter cabinetry.  The beaded inset and black accents add a comfortable sophistication.  The overall effect is one of simple, elegant warmth…

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Timeless Elegance

Portfolios Design and Thoughts Timeless, classic elegance while still being a comfortable place for a family with 4 children. Client expressed a need for a larger kitchen and eat-in space for this family of 6. We removed the dividing wall between the kitchen and dining room wall to give them one large area to gather.…

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