Before: Living room of Sunshine Terrace by Sarah Zachary

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Before: The existing cabinet was cheaply made and didn’t suit the home’s bones. "We liked how the cabinet functioned, because it has a ton of storage and books and we didn’t really want to change that part of it," says Zachary.