Small Kitchen, Big Statement

Bedford, NH

The layout in this dated and deteriorating "builder grade" condo kitchen was functional for our gourmet cook client, but it wasn't exactly a dream kitchen. We gave this kitchen an elegant and timeless overhaul packed with details and features to make spending time here more enjoyable and efficient. 

Before
Before
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Before

The thermofoil coating on these entry-level cabinets was peeling off and some of the doors didn't even stay closed!

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Before
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In order to avoid having to pull up and redo the hardwood floor, the design kept the back of this framed half-wall in place.

During
During

Demo done. We would patch in the flooring where the end of the cabinet wall came out.

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During

Demo done. The half-wall that's staying.

After
After

The green granite was replaced with beautiful quartz with 4" backsplash.

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LED undercabinet lighting provides invaluable task lighting for a cook.

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New counter depth fridge hugged by a full surround.

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The appliance garage with built-in power outlet.

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The in-cabinet lighting in the glass front upper cabinets displays family treasures.

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We built a "leg" to meet up with the end of the 8' back panel covering the old half-wall. It's a striking visual detail.

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Decorative panels adorn all the exposed sides of cabinetry. High-end detail.

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This end cabinet has a live side panel that opens for items the homeowner can access from the dining area.

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Pantry with ugly and clumsy wire shelving.

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After

Custom maple pantry liner with adjustable shelving. This has become a signature offering of Image Contracting.

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After

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