How do you properly describe a project that lived inside a craftsman’s head for the past 20 years? Now it lives outside for everyone to see. A bar designed and built by the dreamer. This is not your typical basement bar. It’s nestled into the front porch, stealing its long length from a little more than half of the old screened in area. There are original glass French doors that lead directly to the formal dining room. Light comes from all sides, yet the mood is dark. The beam ceiling was created from a dying white oak that stood in the front yard for 180 years, long before the historic home was built. Leaded glass gothic arches in the doors and backlit stained glass in the ceiling speak historically. Churches erected hundreds of years ago inspired the intricate details. The brass sconces are very old and the drop down TV is very new. The counter top, bent sheets of brass, crafted by the artist himself is continually polished to a bright shine. Even the bar stools took months to find and were then modified to perfectly fit the vision. The floor is marble, heated to stave off the cold from […]
For homeowners with a passion for entertaining, they knew that they wanted a special space just for that. This space has everything for a great party with friends and family. There’s plenty of storage and counterspace. The dark cabinetry makes the space feel moody. Tile wraps around the walls, which add a hint of color. There’s sitting at the bar and over by the TV. This entertaining bar is truly #NothingOrdinary. Bar Cabinets: Mouser Centra Ashland Cherry Magma Accent Countertops: Imperial Danby Honed Eased Tile: Alys Edwards Man About You Color 65 Hardware: Schaub Positano Collection in Polished Chrome with Lucite For more before & after stories, subscribe to our YouTube channel. If you’d like to start on your own transformation journey, use our plan now tool and visit our virtual showroom. We also have a blog with a step-by-step checklist to help you on your design adventure.
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