This would be a GREAT layout to re-do the kitchen/living room and open it up more.
Support Beams - Built into the island. Great for when you want the open floor plan but have a load bearing wall
A Built-In Drying Rack | kitchen
Gorgeous- love that you can be a part of everything going on in the living room from the kitchen.
Great Room Ideas
Dead Space In Kitchen Cabinets | Anne Hepfer Designs - kitchens - hidden panels, hidden kitchen panels ...
Home Sweet Home: Kitchen
Love this. Would like a darker wood floor & accents
This Old House Kitchen and Bath Problem Solvers | sneaking some extra function into that old kitchen
Move couch in front of redone bookcase -gallery photos next to bookcases! Brilliant!
Feels Like Home
Removing a load bearing wall - kitchen
great idea for dog bowls
My New House