Traditional Beach-Chic Kitchen: Before and After

Beach Flip contestants Martha and Alex transformed a tired beach house kitchen into a high-end showpiece with traditional design details. See the stunning before-and-after makeover.

Photo By: Todd Douglas / Getty Images

Photo By: Todd Douglas / Getty Images

Photo By: Todd Douglas / Getty Images

Photo By: Todd Douglas / Getty Images

Photo By: Todd Douglas / Getty Images

Photo By: Todd Douglas / Getty Images

Photo By: Todd Douglas / Getty Images

Photo By: Todd Douglas / Getty Images

Photo By: Todd Douglas / Getty Images

Photo By: Todd Douglas / Getty Images

Photo By: Todd Douglas / Getty Images

Photo By: Todd Douglas / Getty Images

Photo By: Todd Douglas / Getty Images

Photo By: Todd Douglas / Getty Images

Photo By: Todd Douglas / Getty Images

Photo By: Todd Douglas / Getty Images

Photo By: Todd Douglas / Getty Images

Photo By: Todd Douglas / Getty Images

Photo By: Todd Douglas / Getty Images

Photo By: Todd Douglas / Getty Images

Photo By: Todd Douglas / Getty Images

Photo By: Todd Douglas / Getty Images

Photo By: Todd Douglas / Getty Images

Photo By: Todd Douglas / Getty Images

Traditional Style, Open Concept

Martha and Alex transformed the Comfort Breeze kitchen by removing a wall and filling the space with traditional, high-end finishes. See our favorite design details, and check out the stunning before-and-after photos. 

Kitchen, Before

As seen on Beach Flip, before renovations, a view from the dining room, into the kitchen and down the hallway of the Comfort Breeze condo shows the outdated wall colors and kitchen furnishings.

Form and Function

Contestants Martha and Alex moved the stove and cooktop to the kitchen island in order to make the cooking space more functional in this newly-renovated space.

Kitchen, Before

Before the renovation, the kitchen and dining room in the Comfort Breeze condo featured sunshine-yellow walls and dated furniture, cabinets and appliances.

Warm Wood Flooring

Adding one warm-wood flooring to the whole downstairs of this beach condo creates a cohesive look through the living space.

Kitchen, Before

Before the renovation, the kitchen and dining room in the Comfort Breeze condo featured sunshine-yellow walls and dated furniture, cabinets and appliances.

Form and Function

Contestants Martha and Alex moved the stove and cooktop to the kitchen island in order to make the cooking space more functional in this newly-renovated space.

Kitchen, Before

Before the renovation, the kitchen and dining room in the Comfort Breeze condo featured sunshine-yellow walls and dated furniture, cabinets and appliances.

Rustic Cage Lighting

New pendant lights with antiqued metal cages and vintage-style Edison bulbs add warm light to the space.

Kitchen, Before

As seen on Beach Flip, before renovations, a close up view of the old geometric tile countertop in the Comfort Breeze condo.

Galvanized Metal Tray

A galvanized tray with twine detailing houses candles and fruit in this newly renovated kitchen.

Kitchen, Before

Before the renovation, the kitchen and dining room in the Comfort Breeze condo featured sunshine-yellow walls and dated furniture, cabinets and appliances.

Reclaimed Wood Feature Wall

As seen on Beach Flip, contestants Martha and Alex created a wood feature wall using whitewashed pine on the first floor at the renovated Comfort Breeze condo.

Kitchen, Before

Before the renovation, the kitchen and dining room in the Comfort Breeze condo featured sunshine-yellow walls and dated furniture, cabinets and appliances.

Perfect for Entertaining

As seen on Beach Flip, Contestants Martha and Alex updated the dining room with a new table and chairs as well as new seating at the bar at the renovated Comfort Breeze condo.

Kitchen, Before

Before the renovation, the kitchen and dining room in the Comfort Breeze condo featured sunshine-yellow walls and dated furniture, cabinets and appliances.

Rolling Bar Cart

A rolling bar cart outfitted with wine, glasses and entertaining essentials sits just below a decorative wagon wheel in this newly-renovated dining space.

Rolling Bar Cart

As seen on Beach Flip, decorations include a rolling wine cart in the first floor dining room at the renovated Comfort Breeze condo. (after, interior, dining room, detail)

Beachfront Greeting

As seen on Beach Flip, decorations include a coastal welcome sign in the first floor entry at the renovated Comfort Breeze condo.

Arrow Marquee

As seen on Beach Flip, contestants Martha and Alex created a wood feature wall on the first floor at the renovated Comfort Breeze condo. An arrow marquee adds bright color to the room.

White on White Kitchen

Creamy white cabinetry and stone countertops add traditional American style to this coastal home's kitchen.

Updated Hardware

As seen on Beach Flip, decorations include new cabinets and hardware in the first floor kitchen at the renovated Comfort Breeze condo.

Green Glass Vase

A green glass jar adds a colorful, vintage touch to the neutral, renovated kitchen. Twine around the top of the jar adds a rustic touch.

Oil-Rubbed Knobs

Rubbed brass knobs add a touch of history to this brand-new space.