Kitchen problem: Before
A dark, cluttered, uninviting kitchen.
Kitchen layout: Solution
Count on designer Philippe Beauparlant to solve the space crunch in this small kitchen.
Kitchen renovation: After
“There’s a good mix of open and closed shelving,” says designer Philippe Beauparlant of the renovated kitchen. Walnut-veneered uppers open horizontally and provide access to all the items the homeowners use regularly but want out of sight. Only the most used dishes were designated for open shelving so they don’t gather dust.