Idea if the wall is Load Bearing to just do a breakfast bar like this! Kitchen Pass Through - I want something like this, but more countertop overhang for bar stools on the dining room side. Or shelves underneath.
My Shed Plans - How to create a pass through on a load bearing wall. How framing works in a window to transfer the load. - Now You Can Build ANY Shed In A Weekend Even If You've Zero Woodworking Experience!
A trip to a salvage store for brackets & to Lowe's for wood shelf.a nice looking, heavy piece to fill a large space at a fraction of the cost of a countertop. Nice for a kitchen/ dining room coffee bar.
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Peninsula -- Thinking of ways to make thekitchen more open. Maybe we could knock out the other wall and turn it into a breakfast bar. How to Expand Your Kitchen Counter to Make It Into a Breakfast Bar thumbnail