This open concept kitchen has plenty of space for the homeowners to prepare and enjoy their meals. Modern cabinets provide plenty of storage, while countertops all around the space give the homeowners plenty of room to prepare their meals. The large kitchen island in the room lends even more space to the design, while adding a contrasting color, making the kitchen look sleek and elegant.
A crisp white range hood pops against the dark bluish black cabinets in this transitional kitchen. Chevron patterned wood floors and a coordinating ceramic tile backsplash create movement and interest within the space.
Cool blue-gray marble tile extends from the quartz countertop to the ceiling in this pretty, transitional kitchen. Metal cabinets surround the cooktop, creating a high-contrast focal point. The custom range hood is made from live-edge walnut.
Black barstools, countertops and a range hood create contrast against the white cabinets and light gray walls in this contemporary kitchen. A solid piece of Douglas fir is raised above the countertop on the kitchen island, providing a spot for casual dining. The wood paneled ceiling, which coordinates with the island and flooring, brings warmth to the dynamic space.
Sleek, clean and sophisticated, this kitchen achieves the optimal atmosphere for preparing a meal. Minimal cabinet hardware, a waterfall island countertop and clean-lined barstools help to accomplish the crisp, streamlined look. The color palette is equally impressive; rich brown cabinets offer striking contrast against the crisp white surroundings.
Black granite countertops and black appliances provide contrast against the white perimeter cabinets in this transitional kitchen. Roles are reversed for the kitchen island, which features white quartz countertops and a dark base.
Dark countertops provide crisp contrast against the creamy white cabinets in this farmhouse kitchen. An apron-front sink fits perfectly with the space's country-inspired aesthetic, and three windows bathe the room in natural light to complete the look.
To save the homeowners a little money, Chip and Joanna opted to keep the cabinets, countertop and appliances in this home's kitchen; however, they needed to add some contrast, so a neutral, stone backsplash was installed above the countertops on both sides of the kitchen, softening the dark countertops and bringing color to the space. As seen on HGTV's Fixer Upper.
The island's granite countertop offers a contrast to the white cabinets and quartz countertops, while layered lighting keeps the kitchen brightly lit. Multiple sinks and work areas make this a versatile, functional kitchen.
With all-white cabinets and a matching subway tile backsplash, this open plan kitchen called for countertops that would create a cool visual contrast. The designers chose a dark black -- almost onyx-like -- granite and added it to the island, too, to tie the space together.