This compact kitchen used to be crowded and dysfunctional, with a jumble of cabinets, little storage and a bad layout. A fresh coat of white paint brightens up the space; the island is placed to allow for easy traffic flow and cleverly incorporates a built-in microwave and dishwasher.
Cabinets, appliances, hardware, countertop, installation, Ikea
; radiator, American Fine Products; windows, Jeld-Wen
; blind fabric, Primavera
;wall colour, White Dove (OC-17), corkboard colour, Split Pea (2146-30), Benjamin Moore