It is referred to as River White. I was looking for one thing as close to carrara marble as I may find. Hubby talked to his provider and he or she knew exactly what to show us.. That is stunning and has specs of ruby in it as effectively. I’m so in love with it!

Take aside old furnishings and bookcases, and save these outdated closet shelves. An previous toy field that was tossed apart and destined for the curb gave up broad panels of exhausting maple, and a pine bookcase supplied enough wood to make an outside planter plus enough smaller items to construct several birdhouses. Several nice items of teak and ash came from a damaged plant stand, and I turned these items into new chopping boards. A pair of outdated wood raised panel doors, removed for a rework or taken off the hinges and left in an outdated barn, yielded some good clear pieces of reusable lumber that became an outside side table and a planting field.

Black, chocolate, grey, sable, charcoal…these colours look magnificent and add a wealthy texture to your flooring. These colors are additionally thought of neutrals so do not just consider beige and white in case you’re searching for a coloration that will function a base for the rest of your design scheme. If dark floors scare you, paint your walls a lightweight shade. Or, when you have very light furniture for the room, you’ll be able to go dark. However, if you’re aiming for a heat, cozy, welcoming really feel, then go together with the dark flooring.

I had doubts about this space through the construct…I was worried I wasted area, but it seems to be the proper addition. The deep drawers add so much needed area for paperwork that at all times seems to land on the kitchen counters. We put an outlet within the cabinet so we may cost phones, ipods, and so on. however keep them out of view.

Robin – Thanks, Robin. The light fixture was already in the kitchen after we bought the house, and I too preferred it’s distinctive design. It was one of many causes we determined so as to add touches of black to the color scheme by holding the black cupboard knobs and painting the stove hood black. I am so glad you suppose the hub will be useful to others who’re doing a kitchen makeover on a price range!