Within the design process, the evolution of ideas generates optimized solutions. This Eden Prairie family was looking for an open concept kitchen project. In the end, it’s all the little details that make a big difference – island pedestal to accommodate seating on three sides, pullout drawers for dishes near the dishwasher, walk-in pantry, inviting … Continued
Same Space, New Approach
By taking down a wall and absorbing the former dining room area, the new layout grants space for a commanding island to be the centerpiece to the remodeling project. Custom cabinetry is designed to handle personalized organization – a drawer to store ironed tablecloths and table runners, lift-gate cabinets for easy access to liquor bottles for mixed drinks, deep drawers for pots and pans – plus open shelving for decorative elements. In addition, a window was preserved into the layout with the addition of a bench that overlooks the wooded backyard and serves as extra seating when needed.