This designer/contractor-owned home, which was featured in This Old House, was blemished with a small, dated kitchen that was closed off except for a doorway and a counter window. It also lacked good counter space. The owners decided to knock down the dividing wall, update the amenities with simple, streamlined selections, and infuse the space with bright color. The resulting space is open, vibrant, and modern — and a far cry from its icky roots.
Easy Viewing | Kitchen Before and After: An Affordable, Modern Makeover Opens Up a Cramped, Dated Space | Photos | Kitchens | This Old House