New House of Old Wood by Home Front Build kitchen and dining area

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Wood salvaged from the shed was reimagined as flooring, custom cabinetry, and a ceiling detail in the common area; the kitchen’s live-edge countertops, cantilevered shelves, and dining table were crafted from the remnants of a neighboring tree. Even the coffee and side table in the living area were built from a walnut stump found in the yard when the couple first moved in. "We kept the rest of the color palette simple: mostly blues and greens, with pops of orange and yellow," the owner says. And in keeping with the environmental mindset, high-performance thermal sliding doors and wide eaves over the wraparound deck keep the space naturally comfortable.