Craft's Custom Kitchens featured in December 2014, Issue #7
of Portsmouth Metro Magazine...
A Kitchen Legacy
generations of Crafts have put the “craft” in Craft’s Custom
Kitchens since the Rubyville, Ohio, business opened its doors
in its original storefront along St. Rt. 139, the business
has continued to thrive and grow in the nearly 70 years since
Don Craft transitioned from selling other small handcrafted
items to cabinets.
son Harold Craft, now 75, grew up working at the family business,
building and installing cabinets and spent his adult life
working side-by-side with his father. He took over the business’s
ownership and operations in the mid 1970s. ...more
Custom Kitchens featured in July 2007 edition of Kentucky
Homeowners: Dan &
how much discussion four columns can generate. Kevin Craft,
the designer of Dan and Jennifer Wright's South Shore
home said a lot of time was spent discussing how to design
around the pillars.
beautiful solution was found.
kitchen is a large open area, but we did not have much wall
space to work with," said Craft, who manages Craft's
Custom Kitchens in Portsmouth, Ohio. "Because of this,
I designed two islands plus a large peninsula."
a new obstacle arose.
greatest challenge was deciding how the peninsula and one
island would 'interact' with these columns," said Craft,
"In the end, we decided to stop the peninsula countertop
just short of one column. The eating island is shaped so that
it fits in between the other columns and still allows walking
space between the cabinets and the columns."
is an elegantly arranged kitchen with mocha-on-cherry cabinets
with full-overlay door styles from Mouser Custom Cabinetry.
challenges met, Craft said the Wrights now have the much-needed
counter space and open eating areas they initially desired
in their kitchen remodel.
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