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Construction2style: Before and After Project

By Morgan Molitor

Holla! Another fun project wrapped up. This past month we’ve been kicking out built-ins like no-ones business. Three to be exact. We love our built-ins. They always make your room feel larger and more put together, and best of all- a lot more added storage.

Built-ins are all about the style and function. Looking at this particular room, storage was a problem as well as space for decor.

Our built-ins are custom made so we always maximize every square inch of our clients homes. If you ask us, built-in storage units can add hundreds of square feet to your home without the need for renovations.

So here it is, check it out and let us know what you think…


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We wanted to go with an all white design style being the space was a little smaller. We fell in love with this Moroccan lantern shape tile from Home Depot, and bonus- great cost. We ended up painting all of the cabinetry White Dove by Benjamin Moore (our favorite!).

We custom made the built-ins at home in a few different pieces. Once we were finished we did the full install and all finishing detail and touches within the home. And luckily for us, everything fit like a glove with no mishaps. That doesn’t always happen.

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Fireplace Tile | Metro Lantern Glossy White 9-3/4 in. x 10-1/4 in. x 6 mm Porcelain Mosaic Tile
Built-in Paint Color | Benjamin Moore, White Dove
Hardware | Home Depot, Bauhaus 3 in. (76mm) Stainless Steel Bar Pull

And as always, a huge thank you to my friend Chels for the great after shots! Chelsie Lopez Marketing Production & Marketing