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Kitchen Extensions Project 4-3

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To achieve the desired effect steelwork and experience were needed to enable the vaulted roof effects and the opening up of the existing wall areas to give the open plan feel. The use of microspot lights to the high point of the sloping ceiling enables various lighting moods to be achieved when dimmed along with the two feature lanterns.
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Kitchen window before

Kitchen window being prepared for opening

New opening as the entrance to the new kitchen extension

To enable the kitchen window to be made wider the soil stack had to be moved sideways. The point of exit from the bathroom however could not, creating a need for studwork boxing to conceal it. To avoid having the top of the soilstack coming through the roof a vent valve was used to cap the soil pipe above the toilet seat line in the bathroom. Located in the ridge of the roof the vent valve was supplied air movement by an inconspicuous white grill in the ceiling

 

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