Bar anyone?

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Project by bhuckster posted 07-28-2017 12:07 AM 1230 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

We had a custom house built about 3 years ago and had this space close to the kitchen that was just screaming for a BAR. Looked like a great project for me but the bar would be attached as an extension to the kitchen cabinets. Had to match the stain and make it look like it belonged. Was able to get the stain color from the cabinet makers so got that from Sherwin Williams. The matching crown molding was tough and I couldn’t find a match but if I didn’t tell you that I don’t think you’d notice. Granite top came from a remnant. So here is my Bar Project.

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#1 posted 07-28-2017 12:54 AM

Great build.


-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.

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#2 posted 07-28-2017 05:56 AM

Everything about that is super nice. You did an awesome job. That lighting and granite are a wonderful addition. They really set off that space.

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#3 posted 07-28-2017 02:36 PM

Very attractive.
I can’t imagine the space without that there.
Bet it serves as a nice night-light when only it is illuminated in your kitchen.

-- "Fine Woodworking" is the name given to a project that takes 3 times longer than normal to finish because you used hand tools instead of power tools. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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#4 posted 07-28-2017 02:49 PM

You were right. That space did need a bar and you sure made a nice one!

-- Bill M. "People change, walnut doesn't" by Gene.

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#5 posted 07-28-2017 03:13 PM

I like it!

-- Pax - Maryland

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#6 posted 07-28-2017 03:16 PM

A very nice job …looks great in that empty space … you did very well on this project …GREAT JOB :<))

-- Tony---- Reinholds,Pa.------ REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN

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#7 posted 07-28-2017 05:05 PM

This is a fine piece and beautifully done.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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