Just a few more shots of the work.

The mantle in the old yellow oak from the 90's:

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The mantle now with colors for the new millenium:

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The walnut made such a drastic difference. Much more deep and rich looking.

Next up is a bit of decor. Nikki's plants and owls above her kitchen cabinets:

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Adds a nice homey touch don't ya think?.