5 of the Best Before and After Kitchen Transformations
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The room is now light and spacious, with a glazed view out to the garden.
Find out how this old lean-to became a clean, fresh kitchen-diner.
When the owners of this kitchen first moved in, the space was dark, damp and divided. A half wall with a window above it separated the kitchen and dining room.
The kitchen and dining spaces are zoned with different flooring – the kitchen features concrete-effect tiles and the dining area has reclaimed solid maple boards.
See the rest of this damp space turned into a cool, industrial-style kitchen.
A few simple structural changes made a huge difference to this cluttered space. In the original room, the breakfast bar divided the kitchen from the dining area, and the kitchen units could only run as far as the hallway door.
Jessica Preston of colour + shape moved the hallway door along slightly and removed the breakfast bar.
Jessica chose a soft green scheme, slab-fronted cabinets and a minimal layout to create a kitchen that feels calm and streamlined.
Read more about this open-plan living area in a self-build home.
There wasn’t much in the way of storage or workspace in this original kitchen – in fact, there wasn’t much of anything at all.
Interior designer Tanya Leech enlarged the windows to bring light into the space and maximise the views, and fitted a stylish, two-tone kitchen.
The space is now well-equipped, stylish and full of character.
Tour this coastal cottage that was made light and open.
It’s not often designers close up a window in a renovation, but that’s just what Hannah Morris of Ian Dunn Woodwork & Design did in this kitchen.
The window looked straight onto next door’s side wall, so although it let in a little extra light, the view was less than lovely.
Discover how clever storage worked so well in this family-friendly Shaker kitchen.
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