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The upcycled 6-foot-long white oak island, the scene-stealer in the open-plan kitchen, was built using flooring torn out during the reno. To construct the top, Scott cut, sanded, planed, veneered, laminated, and sealed the boards. “It was labor-intensive, but it preserved the house’s history,” he says. Utilitarian white subway tiles that stretch to the ceiling contrast with the black quartz counters and the black cabinets. The distressed steel pendants and the swivel stools are from overstock.co
Sneak Peek of the HGTV Urban Oasis 2015 Home | HGTV Urban Oasis Sweepstakes | HGTV
HGTV Magazine got an inside look at the bungalow that could be yours.
While HGTV Urban Oasis usually makes over apartments in city high-rises, for its sixth season it headed to Asheville, NC, to tackle a dated 1920s bungalow. Remodeling a single-family home might have been a first for the show but not for Income Property’s Scott McGillivray, who teamed with designer Brian Patrick Flynn to transform the eyesore into a cabin-inspired retreat.
Thanks to shimmering gold paint, this metal bookshelf looks glitzy, not utilitarian. A clip-on sconce, positioned over a chair as a reading light, adds a custom touch. Shelving: Edsal 36"W x 12"D x 75"H commercial-grade onekingslane.com; Pillow: Bonnie and Neil Hand-Painted Stripe pillow in emerald, lilac, and pink, $118, koromiko.com; Rug: Multi Confetti 5' x 7' Moroccan wool rug, $665, caitlinwilsontextiles.com; Wall paint: Quaint Purple Rose by Glidden
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