This home can be found in Albany Park near the intersection of West Foster Avenue and North Pulaski Road on the North Side of Chicago. Albany Park is noted as one of the most ethnically diverse neighborhoods in the United States and has one of the highest percentages of foreign-born residents in Chicago. This diversity may be the reason that there is so much desire to live in this neighborhood as the population has continued to climb throughout the 1990s. There are a ton of popular shopping locations nearby including: Ross Dress for Less, Discovery Clothing, Village Discount Outlet, Greek Nation, Payless ShoeSource, Doll Revolution Boutique, and countless others.
The Subject Property
The homeowners wanted to make some changes to their kitchen. They were ready to upgrade the style of their kitchen and also make some small changes to ensure the space was more practical for use. The remodel of this area was initiated with the demolition and removal of all cabinetry, countertops, backsplashes, wallboard, soffits and soffit framing, and flooring down to the sub floor. The goals of this remodel were to convert the outdated style of this kitchen to a sleeker, cleaner style while increasing practical space like counter space and storage space.
What a beautiful kitchen! One of the most noticeable changes of this new kitchen space is the new color scheme, which portrays a modern, and elegant theme. The new Red Oak flooring from Leo Hardwood Flooring matches beautifully with the Lyndale Maple KraftMaid Cabinetry. These finishes are contrasted by the white granite countertop from Daltile and white tile accent that lines the kitchen area. The kitchen was made more practical by extending the countertop, which significantly increased working counter space. Also, storage area was significantly increased with the removal of the large soffit, which enabled the cabinetry to extend further towards the ceiling. Overall, this new kitchen space looks amazing. The customers will be able to able to use this space much more efficiently while enjoying it more than ever!