Kitchen, Ceiling Lighting, Recessed Lighting, White Cabinet, Light Hardwood Floor, Pendant Lighting, Wall Oven, Cooktops, Accent Lighting, and Undermount Sink The formerly dark basement kitchen now feels much lighter, thanks to the addition of white oak floor boards, bright plaster walls, and floor-to-ceiling windows that let in garden views.  These Gut Renovations Make the Case for Going Big When Remodeling by Luke Hopping