Kitchen, Refrigerator, Cooktops, Wood, Concrete, White, Dark Hardwood, Recessed, Wall Oven, Undermount, Ceramic Tile, and Range Hood Australian expats Carla and Paul Tucker tasked designer Dan Gayfer with expanding their Melbourne bungalow without adding any square footage. In the kitchen, a soft palette of wood, laminate, and tile created cohesion, impressive considering the clients didn’t see a single finish, color, or material in person prior to their homecoming. The kitchen cabinets were clad in Russian birch plywood, and the countertops were concrete.  Best Kitchen Cooktops Wall Oven Wood Refrigerator Concrete Photos from Skype Lets a Family Renovate Their Kitchen 3,700 Miles Away