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Expert Advice: The Enduring Appeal of Shiplap: Remodelista

Shiplap is quite happily paired with elegant marble counters in photographer Abi Campbell’s London kitchen. Photograph by Matt Clayton.

Sheila Bonnell of FRAMe Architecture & Design: Put simply, shiplap is a less formal way of adding interest to a wall and/or dimension to a space. The fact it has to be installed by hand and that you can feel the craftsmanship, the fact that it is a natural material, that it is textured, that it allows you to create a seamless line throughout a space, that it has historic and regional contexts—for me, all these things make shiplap very lively and engaging.

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In Bucharest, Doors as Decor: Remodelista

Restaurant Bon in Bucharest Romania via Remodelista

More than 200 salvaged doors (as well as shutters and windows) were used as paneling. The restaurant is the work of Corvin Christian and Vlad Vieru, two Bucharest-based architects who often collaborate, and, not coincidentally, also work as film production designers. “Central Bucharest and Romania in general is going through a craze of demolishing old buildings, unfortunately, ” says Christian. “Our approach is an attempt to keep some memories of the disappearing past.”

Restaurant Bon in Bucharest Romania via Remodelista

Restaurant Bon in Bucharest Romania via Remodelista

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5 Favorites: Before/After Kitchen Renovations: Remodelista

Remodelista is doing before and after kitchen remodels. They are fabulous, including the “After” below featuring reclaimed shelves.

"After" Photo in Modern Kitchen Renovation, Remodelista

The owners made the floating reclaimed oak shelves themselves. They wanted to offset the slick surfaces of new Caesarstone countertops and white lacquer cabinets with something rough and hand-hewn.

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