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Finished (mostly)

Posted Sep 7th, 09 at 10:35 am by mhoy

Finishing touches are happening:
All door pulls in place, monorail lights in place, espresso bar functioning. We won't get our red leather bar chairs until December. So in the mean time, you can just see one of the 4 Ikea ones.
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Two Elektra machines: The...
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Sink

Posted Sep 7th, 09 at 9:49 am by mhoy
Updated Sep 7th, 09 at 9:53 am by mhoy (fixing images)

Nice large 34" sink
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A 36" cabinet looks like it has a lot of room...
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And now with some stuff in there.
We have filtered water for the steam assisted convection oven, drinking water at the sink, fridge...
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Microwave too low!

Posted Sep 7th, 09 at 9:45 am by mhoy

I installed the microwave at exactly the height suggested in the manual. It's too low, I can't even see into a pot in the back of the stove.

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Here we go, one cabinet adjustment later.
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Backsplash

Posted Aug 22nd, 09 at 11:18 am by mhoy

They finished installing the back splash last night. There is a glass highlight running through the middle that has crinkled silver foil on the back.

Left side
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Granite has been installed

Posted Aug 22nd, 09 at 10:50 am by mhoy

Counter tops and island are looking good. Slight panic on the depth of the edges as the drawers/cabinets would not close. Careful adjustment has made it just make it.

http://www.ikeafans.com/forums/modif...tml#post156906

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