Abram Hecht

Kitchen Layout – from the Boss’s Kitchen

This week’s “Boss’s Kitchen” will be all about the perimeter of the kitchen. This is going to be the largest post, as there is A LOT to talk about (in both placement of items and special features of the cabinets) so I think I’ll break it into two posts (this one for the sink wall and the next post for the range wall). Let’s get started!

Let’s start with the wall that our sink is on.

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Abram Hecht

Kitchen Island – from the Boss’s Kitchen

This week’s “Boss’s Kitchen” post will be all about my island. I want to discuss my decision on the shape of the island, as well as some special features my wife and I included.

Let’s start with the shape.  We picked this “T” shape mainly because our room (as many of our clients’ rooms) is not quite wide enough for a typical island width (usually between 24″ and 48″ wide). To allow for good walkways (42″ wide) we had to size the island appropriately to fit between our counter depth refrigerator (more on that in a later…

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Abram Hecht

Welcome to the Boss’s Kitchen

As President of David Hecht Custom Kitchens, I often get asked, “well, what does your kitchen look like?”.  So, I’ve decided to start this new series of blog posts that will answer that very question.  To begin, I’ll provide a brief overview of my kitchen.  In future posts, which will be posted each week on Tuesday, we’ll go into more specific details on the features and functionality of my kitchen.   

To begin, my wife and I selected Brookhaven cabinets, made by Wood-Mode, in a stained maple….

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