Read on to see more of the kitchen and this custom pot rack. This custom pot rack was built near the cooktop, keeping pots and pans easily within reach. Subway tiles behind them are easy to clean.
I love so much about this kitchen: the natural light, the huge island, the clean and friendly colors, the light fixtures. And yes, the pot rack too! It also feels modestly spacious without being enormous; it's refreshing in the face of the usual oversized kitchens you see in magazines these days.
The pot rack seems like an easy and relatively inexpensive DIY project, too, if you have the wallspace. Here's one adaptable idea for using copper tubing to build a pot rack.
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(Images: Michael Luppino for This Old House)