Great-room’s two-sided fireplace floats in floor-to-ceiling concrete finished porcelain tile surround. Visual separation between cooking and lounging area achieved.
Existing narrow rear deck is expanded to allow for the kitchen-access to barbecue area; and glass-covered pergolas allow for year-round use.
Built-in beverage/coffee station, warming drawer, and flush-mount microwave (in-island) accessible from patio or kitchen: ideal when entertaining.
Two skylights carefully cut into original cedar-lined cathedral ceiling over the kitchen island increase natural light.
Commercial grade engineered oak flooring is durable & low-maintenance; it’s black-lacquered, (wire-brushed and white-washed) finish creates visual continuity throughout main floor creates rich textural element and enhances sense of openness.
Laundry features roll-up garage door concealing the machines – accessed without hallway encroachment, visually consistent with clean masculine theme.
CHBA-BC National SAM Award 2014 WINNER -Best Whole House Renovation
CHBA-BC Provincial Georgie Award 2014 FINALIST – Best Residential Renovation $300,000 – 499,999
GVHBA Ovation Award 2015 FINALIST – Best Kitchen over $100,000