Historic Home Gets Updated Kitchen and Dining Room

This historic Craftsman home got a modern-day update with big open spaces that facilitated seamless indoor/outdoor living. Weedman Design Partners made smart upgrades without sacrificing comfort or compromising the home's classic character.

Photo By: Leah Verwey

Photo By: Leah Verwey

Photo By: Leah Verwey

Photo By: Leah Verwey

Photo By: Leah Verwey

Photo By: Leah Verwey

Photo By: Leah Verwey

Bright Front Entry With Oak Flooring

Original woodwork was slightly altered to make the staircase more open to the front entry in this home.

Bright, Inviting Entryway Features Oak Flooring

The bright entryway features light oak flooring and a beautiful white staircase. Original woodwork was slightly altered to make the staircase more open to the front entry.

Custom Glass-and-Steel Insert

Inspired by industrial windows, this custom-built steel-and-glass insert allows light to flood the hallway from the kitchen.

Warm Wood Kitchen Cabinetry Pairs With Mosaic Backsplash

A mix of flat-panel and Shaker-panel cabinets reflects the updated feel of this renovated Craftsman. A mixed-stone mosaic makes up the backsplash.

Foyer Features Quaint Sitting Area

This quaint sitting area is situated under the stairs. Cabinetry with painted wicker inserts houses the home's wireless Internet router among other small necessities. The nook serves as an easy, comfortable spot for perusing cookbooks, waiting for a friend to arrive or chatting on the phone.

Open Dining Room Boasts Modern Chandelier & Deck Access

A modern gold chandelier becomes the focal point in this transitional dining room. New French doors open to allow access to the deck of this renovated Craftsman home.

Beautiful Transitional Dining Room With Deck Access

This home was gutted from top to bottom and carefully reconstructed to meet the needs of the modern-day family. Classic materials meet contemporary touches to create an overall transitional feel in the historic home. In the dining area, new French doors open onto the deck.