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An ’80’s Caribbean Kitchen Gets a Facelift

Last month, we decided to take on a complete remodel of the kitchen in our condo in St. Croix, US Virgin Islands.  The last update was in the ’80’s and it was complete with fake wood countertops, white cabinets and dirt.

Because we had to complete the remodel in a little over a week, we had some help with the plumbing and electrical.  We discovered that everything has a second life on the island.  Our plumber had someone who could use the cabinets and appliances, so when we arrived, most of the demo was complete.  Here are a few “before” photos:

IMG_2739 Kitchen Stove ViewKitchen 2 Kitchen

The first step was to decide on the cabinets.  We decided on stock cabinets