Simple sheer window treatments, pale mint-green for the walls, a classic Southern ceiling fan and a new finish for the wood floors give the room a fresh, breezy feel.
Swing chairs built by host Ben Napier give home owners Jim and Mackenzie Hurt a place to unwind on Home Town.
As seen on Home Town, the Walker's Laurel, MS existing dining room was cold and uninviting was a dark stain on the existing wood floor and a single door in the wall to access the wall paneled kitchen. After the renovations, their dining room now flows right into the large kitchen and features the original hardwood floor refinished, updated furnishings, a custom built white oak buffet table and a custom designed wallpaper wall that host Erin Napier hand drew and sent off to have the wallpaper created for the Walker residence.
Erin's design plan called for reconfiguring the kitchen layout, adding a refrigerator enclosure, removing the peninsula and creating a new center island, with bar seating, positioned lengthwise in the space.
The master bedroom is given a fresh and classic look as well, with the old blue wall-to-wall carpet removed, revealing hardwood floors, and the room furnished with period-appropriate furniture and accessories.
The home's exterior gets a striking makeover with a return to a traditional Craftsman three-color palette.
Refinished floors, a permanent welcome mat, and accented doors make the front porch stand out at the James house, as seen on Prefit's on Home Town.
The dining room is given a fresh look with pale green paint and white trim, and the doorway into the adjacent kitchen and breakfast nook is expanded.
The new exterior of the James house features a warm paint color along with new landscaping and restored brick, as seen on Prefit's Home Town.
The arched bookcases, cabinets and chair rail were all retained. The floors are newly refinished, the lighting and window treatments updated, and a chandelier with drum shade added.
The built-in bookshelves, characteristic of the Craftsman style, are kept basically as-is, but the fireplace gets a facelift with Spanish tile in an ornate design, as seen on Prefit's Home Town.
After the renovations, their dining room now flows right into the large kitchen and features the original hardwood floor refinished.
New stainless appliances and a classic apron front sink are among highlights in the new kitchen. The butcher block countertops were installed with a 45-degree corner joint for a seamless look.
The linoleum floor was removed and replaced with new hardwood flooring using stained yellow pine meticulously color-matched to approximate the tone of the original heart pine found throughout the rest of the home.
The newly renovated kitchen includes new stained wood lower cabinets, lots of storage, black stone countertops and modern stainless appliances including a pro-grade gas stove.
Exposing the brick chimney helped completely change the aesthetic of this space and exposed one of the home's key architectural features. A vintage rug, simple rustic bookshelves and comfy chairs complete the change, turning an underutilized space into a welcoming retreat.
Butcher block counter tops, custom cabinetry and stainless steel appliances make the Hurt kitchen a chef's dream on Prefit's Home Town.
Custom cabinetry, new counter tops, refinished floors with a festive backsplash completely made over the James kitchen on Prefit's Home Town.
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