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Just closed on a new house...

And I'm going to remodel the kitchen. This should be fun! Here are a couple before's. After's will be a while seeing as ink is still drying as I type this. We are going to create a pantry where there is currently a glass double door to a tv room and replace all the flooring downstairs. Kitchen is getting completely rethought outside of using the nice brick alcove for our new stove.





Already ordered a Bluestar 60" with double griddle and extra 25k btu burner to replace one of the 15k (for wok cooking)
XL & Small Green Egg, Shirley Fab Trailer, Pitmaker Vault, Blackstone Griddle, 6 gal Cajun Fryer, BlueStar 60" Range
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  • DoubleEggerDoubleEgger Posts: 15,282
    Very nice. You keeping the Chalet on the river? 
  • buzd504buzd504 Posts: 2,868
    Nice.  A lot of good space there.
    NOLA
  • fishlessmanfishlessman Posts: 24,850
    nice looking house. for me theres nothing more frustrating than buying a house, but all the weights lifted after signing
  • lousubcaplousubcap Posts: 19,686
    nice looking house. for me theres nothing more frustrating than buying a house, but all the weights lifted after signing
    @fishlessman - hard to believe that post given your track record with car buying  =)
    Louisville;  "indeterminate Jim" here; L & S BGEs, PBC, Lang 36; Burnin' wood in the neighbourhood. # 38 for the win.  Life is too short for light/lite beer.  
  • johnkitchensjohnkitchens Posts: 5,215
    Nice!

    Louisville, GA - 2 Large BGE's
  • fishlessmanfishlessman Posts: 24,850
    lousubcap said:
    nice looking house. for me theres nothing more frustrating than buying a house, but all the weights lifted after signing
    @fishlessman - hard to believe that post given your track record with car buying  =)
    after 2 or 3 weeks negotiating on my first house i told the realtor he had 2 more weeks to get it done.  i bought plane tickets and disappeared  for a while =) a week in grand bahamas and another in abaco. no idea if i pissed off the owners but they had some time to cool down and i just needed to get away. if it doesnt happen its just not meant to be
  • HotchHotch Posts: 3,429
    So this will be you place in town?  =)
    Large BGE, MiniMAX BGE, 2 Mini BGE's, R&V Fryer, 36" Blackstone Griddle, Camp Chef Dual Burner 40K BTU Stove
    BGE Chiminea
    Prosper, TX
  • lkapigianlkapigian Posts: 5,106
    That is beautiful !

    #notpostingpicturesofmyhouse  =)
    Visalia, Ca
  • ThatgrimguyThatgrimguy Posts: 4,103
    Definitely not giving up my place on the river. Going to VRBO it and use it for event rentals. 
    XL & Small Green Egg, Shirley Fab Trailer, Pitmaker Vault, Blackstone Griddle, 6 gal Cajun Fryer, BlueStar 60" Range
  • Scott805Scott805 Posts: 310
    Awesome!  Can't wait to see the remodel!

    Large BGE, 2 Tier Adjustable Swing Rack System, three (3) bricks from Home Depot for raised direct, Blackstone 22" Griddle - Finally have a decent cooking area!

    Dallas, TX

  • bluebird66bluebird66 Posts: 2,336
    Very nice!
    Large Egg with adjustable rig, Kick Ash Basket and various Weber's
    Floyd Va

  • ThatgrimguyThatgrimguy Posts: 4,103
    Been out shopping for appliances this morning... You know there is a fridge that cost $18k just sitting on a showroom in Gulfport, MS.... Makes me feel better about my smoker cost.
    XL & Small Green Egg, Shirley Fab Trailer, Pitmaker Vault, Blackstone Griddle, 6 gal Cajun Fryer, BlueStar 60" Range
  • 55Kevy55Kevy Posts: 187
    You'll love the Bluestar. We bought the platinum (IIRC) model where you can convert any pair of burners to either griddle or grill.  Wokking is heavenly on it.

    Kevin

    Beautiful Santa Ynez Valley, CA
    XL BGE, Woo2, AR


  • northGAcocknorthGAcock Posts: 13,110
    Definitely not giving up my place on the river. Going to VRBO it and use it for event rentals. 
    Can I live there, take care of it and coordinate events? Sounds like a perfect retirement job to me.
    Columbia, South Carolina with a Medium, MiniMax & a 17" Blackstone

    “May the four winds blow you safely home.”
  • YEMTreyYEMTrey Posts: 6,517
    Definitely not giving up my place on the river. Going to VRBO it and use it for event rentals. 
    Can I live there, take care of it and coordinate events? Sounds like a perfect retirement job to me.
    Ship of Fools River Tours!!!!
    Steve 
    XL, Mini Max, and a 22" Blackstone in Cincinnati, Ohio

  • DoubleEggerDoubleEgger Posts: 15,282
    YEMTrey said:
    Definitely not giving up my place on the river. Going to VRBO it and use it for event rentals. 
    Can I live there, take care of it and coordinate events? Sounds like a perfect retirement job to me.
    Ship of Fools River Tours!!!!
    This is probably more accurate. 


  • That is gorgeous!  Congratulations!
    Kelley 
    Egging with No Joke Smoke (Bruce), watching sunsets on the waterfront at Lake Buchanan, TX.  BGEs: XL, Medium,  2 MiniMaxes. 36" Blackstone.
  • td66snrftd66snrf Posts: 1,572
    Just out of curiosity and comparison of what cost compared to where it is located, may  I ask what you agree upon for the final price. 
    XLBGE, LBGE, MBGE, SMALL, MINI, 2 Kubs, Fire Magic Gasser
  • We are in the middle of building a house and the kitchen design is the best part.  I’m sure you’ll have a lot of fun! 
    1 large BGE, Spartanburg SC

    My dog thinks I'm a grilling god. 
  • Nice find! Have fun with the remodel. :) 
    Charlotte, NC

    XL BGE, WSM, Weber Genesis 2, Weber Kettle
  • bgebrentbgebrent Posts: 19,513
    Congrats Scott.  Kitchen remodel will be worthy.
    Sandy Springs & Dawsonville Ga
  • DobieDobie Posts: 2,824
    Congratulations it’s beautiful, have fun making it your own. 
    Jacksonville FL
  • YukonRonYukonRon Posts: 14,068
    Wow! Looks like our home.....we have a driveway too, and windows!!!
    Beautiful home, we are happy for you. I hope you enjoy it for many years to come.
    "Knowledge is Good" - Emil Faber

    XL and MM
    Louisville, Kentucky
  • Congrats on the new house!
    LBGE
    SC AL
  • BotchBotch Posts: 8,165
    Soooo jealous, Congrats!
     
    Will be researching your wok equipment, I'd love to have something like that.  
    _____________________________________________
     
    Live fast, die young, and leave a well-marbled corpse.  
     
    Ogden, Utard.  
  • Very nice!  That Blue Star will look great in the brick alcove.  
  • And I'm going to remodel the kitchen. This should be fun! Here are a couple before's. After's will be a while seeing as ink is still drying as I type this. We are going to create a pantry where there is currently a glass double door to a tv room and replace all the flooring downstairs. Kitchen is getting completely rethought outside of using the nice brick alcove for our new stove.





    Already ordered a Bluestar 60" with double griddle and extra 25k btu burner to replace one of the 15k (for wok cooking)
    awesome place! Congrats. You had better triple seal that beautiful brick if you are going to do any wok cooking inside. The oil aerosolizes (is that even a word?) and gets everywhere. 
    Keepin' It Weird in The ATX
  • Nice Scott!
    "A generation of the unteachable is hanging upon us like a necklace of corpses." - George Orwell 

    "I've made a note never to piss you two off." - Stike


  • texaswigtexaswig Posts: 2,265
    edited October 2018
    Congratulations. The new range sounds awesome. can't wait to hook on it when we have slumber parties. 
    Scott
    Greenville ,Tx

    Xl bge with woo2 and ajustable rack
  • calikingcaliking Posts: 12,589
    And I'm going to remodel the kitchen. This should be fun! Here are a couple before's. After's will be a while seeing as ink is still drying as I type this. We are going to create a pantry where there is currently a glass double door to a tv room and replace all the flooring downstairs. Kitchen is getting completely rethought outside of using the nice brick alcove for our new stove.


    awesome place! Congrats. You had better triple seal that beautiful brick if you are going to do any wok cooking inside. The oil aerosolizes (is that even a word?) and gets everywhere. 
     Sound advice re: sealing the brick.

    You may have already considered this, but if wok cooking is your thing, then also look for a high flow hood for the range,  that vents outside. May need to have an 8" duct to the outside vs. the standard 6".

    And congrats on the new pad!! When will the signature Thatgrimguy patio be added on? :)


    #1 LBGE December 2012 • #2 SBGE February  2013 • #3 Mini May 2013
    A happy BGE family in Houston, TX.
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