Updating old interior doors


12-Feb-2018 00:21

Moroccan clay tiles from Badia Design cover the kitchen backsplash, and the Silestone countertop is from Lowe's.Working with just 72 square feet, Austin designer Kim Lewis broke out her best space-stretching strategies, starting with in-plain-sight storage.In a massive Orange County, California kitchen, interior designer Raili Clasen hung large-scale statement fixtures — more than three feet tall and weighing 150 pounds each — to"bring the drama," she says.For balance, a single row of 11 bare bulbs illuminates the kitchen table.A Lindsey Adelman fixture hangs from a new skylight over a prep island clad in brushed-and-bleached oak.The wall cabinets are oak with Whitechapel hardware.Designer Amir Khamneipur likes to throw cocktail parties — he once fit 60 guests into his tiny Flatiron apartment — so he incorporated the kitchen into the design of the living room.Minimalist cabinets painted in Benjamin Moore's Harbor Gray match the color of the walls and hide appliances.

In the 2016 San Francisco Decorator Showcase Kitchen by Martin Kobus, soft grays, whites and walnut create a welcoming palette.In a modern Hamptons home, stools from Altura Furniture nestle under a custom island framed in Bianco Dolomiti honed marble.Bleached-walnut custom cabinetry is paired with counters in Caesarstone's Blizzard quartz.Shon Parker ousted an Atlanta home's outdated cabinetry for a more classic Shaker style.