The upper cabinets after removing the soffit, which exposed a cast iron waste pipe and some plaid wallpaper from one of the kitchen’s previous lives. The diagonal section of waste pipe on the right will be concealed within an upper cabinet.
Name: Dan Bailey
Type of Project: Kitchen remodel
Location: East Boston, Boston, Massachusetts
Type of building: 2nd Floor Condo in a Greek-Revival Row House
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When you’re living with a fully functional kitchen that includes a spacious refrigerator, a sink with running water, and a working stove, you tend to take these things for granted. This week, as my kitchen began to devolve into a construction site, I suddenly and traumatically stopped taking these things for granted.