|We may have said goodbye to Lyman's DIY bar, but his glass porch will stay for now, and we plan to throw a few parties that get the porch rocking like it used to :-)|
When we first closed on the house, we came up with a simple game plan for the kitchen that slightly reconfigured the space to improve its functionality but stayed within the existing footprint. For a brief moment we considered taking out a staircase that sits adjacent to the kitchen to free up space to expand into, but when we found out the actual cost of taking out the staircase, the added square footage for the kitchen just wasn't compelling enough. The architect I met with on Friday thought our original kitchen plan was a good one, so we're putting the finishing touches on that plan and getting the ball rolling very soon.
We've spent some time figuring out how we want the kitchen to look. Over the past few months I've collected images of kitchens I love that feel very "Maine" to me. Here are a few favorites: