The large kitchen provides function as well as
beauty. On one wall, the upper cabinets
have glass doors and backs so you can see through them to the outside.
are granite, and the center island cabinets have legs like a table.
the floors in the front hallway are marble, the ones here are a ceramic tile with
a natural-looking finish. This way they will blend with the other tile, but will
hold up to moisture and wear you get in a kitchen.
got a "commercial-style" cooktop and range hood system. We choose this style of
hood rather some sort of downdraft vent. They're both stainless steel, and the
hood has a remote fan on the roof, which really cuts down on the noise.