Austin is one of the hottest and most desired areas known to many. There is a very large movement to revive many of the older neighborhoods here in Austin. This kitchen remodel took place in one such neighborhood. The homeowners are as charming as the neighborhood in which they live. You can imagine how tired this old kitchen was in addition to the bare necessities style of storage it had. For very fit and accomplished cooks a simple yet well-thought out plan began to unfold. Simplicity was our guide while elegance watched over our choices. Design challenges included items such as integrating existing wood flooring into the updated tile, better use of fewer cabinets including cutlery trays and spice racks, concealed trash storage, and making an asymmetrical layout around an existing window look balanced. Now our conscientious cooks can delight in their efficient and bright new kitchen.