DIY kitchen inspiration

EATREALFOODNovember 8, 2012

I thought all of you struggling with making a dark kitchen more bright and airy would like some ideas. See the link for a kitchen transformation which may give you some ideas...

Here is a link that might be useful: bright kitchen

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jannie

Great ideas. I made a list for myself. Maybe one project a month starting in 2013.

    Bookmark   November 8, 2012 at 11:09AM
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EATREALFOOD

jannie-Big difference right?
I wish she had given more technical info about painting and how they replaced the sink and kept the countertop.

    Bookmark   November 8, 2012 at 12:43PM
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Shades_of_idaho

WOW really nice transformation.

    Bookmark   November 8, 2012 at 11:39PM
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young-gardener

I like how she kept it playful for their young family.

    Bookmark   November 11, 2012 at 2:32PM
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writersblock

>how they replaced the sink and kept the countertop

The domsjo is another overmount, so all they would have needed to do is to remove the old sink and trim the formica back to the edges of the cabinet and make the notches (you can see those in the installation pdf if you go to the ikea website and look for 'domsjo'), then set the new sink in place.

    Bookmark   November 14, 2012 at 2:48PM
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EATREALFOOD

writersblock--Thanks for this information.

    Bookmark   November 14, 2012 at 10:01PM
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writersblock

Actually, I should have mentioned that if you aren't using the ikea cabinet you would probably have to shore up the inside of the cabinet to support the weight. That big double domsjo is one heavy sink, even empty.

    Bookmark   November 15, 2012 at 6:15PM
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