. . .Kitchen
Clearing photos and papers from the refrigerator and doodads from the windowsill gave the room breathing space. Pull-out racks in the deep cabinets offer efficient storage for cooking gear, and a bigger stove fills the awkward gaps left by the older, slimmer model. A new shade of powder blue on the walls blends better with the gray cabinets, original to the house. For more details, see Real-Life Kitchen Makeover.