I'd had many quotes and much professional advice on what to do with the alcove where the former fuel burner stove sat. Most said "Just cover it" or quoted thousands to do the work.
My son and I bought three Acacia benchtops and some Kaboodle cabinet legs. I am a chef, and with my son doing the work for me he understood exactly what I wanted. The total cost was about $450. So happy with the outcome.
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