Kitchen, Concrete Floor, and Concrete Counter A no-fuss sensibility permeates the house. For example, the utilitarian kitchen has laminate cabinets, a stainless-steel countertop, and a Miele stove and dishwasher. The refrigerator is by Fisher & Paykel. No. 18 chairs from Thonet and a reclaimed-hardwood table are stationed atop a vintage Persian soumak rug from Turkey.  Photo 2 of 11 in Simplicity Rules at this Family Beach House Designed to Double as a Rental