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Stunning kitchen with elongated pass through style breakfast bar highlighted by gray and white ceilings over gray walls with a white countertop lined with industrial counter stools.

Nothing beats an internal window                                                                                                                                                                                 More

Taking down a whole wall may not be an option but creating an internal window is not beyond the realms of possibility. (this works well where previously there was a 'serving hatch'.make it wider)

How to Open Up a Room Without Tearing Down a Wall

Before: Our completely separated living room and dining rooms (and vivid paint selections from the prior owners). You can create smaller openings to get some of the benefits, while still maintaining more of a distinction between the rooms.

Nothing beats an internal window                                                                                                                                                                                 More

Taking down a whole wall may not be an option but creating an internal window is not beyond the realms of possibility. (this works well where previously there was a 'serving hatch'.make it wider)