The Baker’s new kitchen has been completely transformed with new cabinetry, appliances, and wood flooring. A modern tile backsplash, a wood-framed vent hood, and granite countertops were installed, as seen on HGTV's Fixer Upper.
Don’t let the backsplash area go to waste. Lean small pieces of artwork and family pictures against the backsplash to decorate your kitchen and give the space added depth, without sacrificing valuable storage or food prep real estate.
This modern kitchen has blue base cabinets and work island with gas range and stainless steel vent hood, stainless steel refrigerator, blue floating shelves and white trim and display cabinets, and bold black and white patterned wall tile.
Use recurring patterns and materials for a cohesive style throughout the kitchen. Designer Diane Foreman, of Neil Kelly Company used a mix of stainless steel and colored tiles for the backsplash of this 2016 National Kitchen + Bath Association Competition winning kitchen. The tile echoes the stainless steel in the sink and cooktop, and Foreman repeated a circular pattern throughout the room, a technique she says adds professional flair to the space.
This contemporary white galley kitchen features white cabinets and countertops, white subway tile backsplash, stainless steel appliances and vent hood, modern white kitchen island with sink and gooseneck faucet.
Keep it streamlined. If it’s time to swap out lighting and accessories, such as a clock, go for simple and clean fixtures, which tend to be more affordable than ornate pieces. These days, they offer an array of styles to fit any budget. In this kitchen, Terracotta Design Build creates a streamlined style with a lone clock on the wall and two small fixtures over the sink.
Black and gold patterned tile creates a luxe and eye-popping backsplash in this streamlined modern kitchen. Open shelving puts decorative accessories on display, while a custom vent hood complements the metallics in the tile. Brass hardware adds to the harmonious effect.
For modern farmhouse style, consider covering your vent hood with a wooden canopy, such as this DIY kitchen hood surround project created by Lowe’s. It has a hearth-like aesthetic, and complements the wooden display shelf above the classic farmhouse sink.
This modern open concept kitchen and dining room has wood cabinets, coffered ceiling, exposed beams, and oak floors, with a blue painted work island, custom metal vent hood, and midcentury modern furnishings.
A white modern farmhouse kitchen by Atlanta-based Reiner White has a steel vent hood, porcelain tile backsplash in a key lock pattern and stainless steel appliances. The two islands have quartz waterfall countertops, modern counter stools and round pendants. The custom tables are extendable.
Brown floating shelves on either side of the range let the homeowners bring a little personality into this sleek white kitchen, giving them a place to showcase artwork or favorite collections. The simple, clean structure of the vent hood ties in well with the room's economic design.
An angular island draws the eye in this custom kitchen. Black steel cabinets draw the eye to the unique walnut island and vent hood. Integrated appliances and quartz countertops complete the room’s sleek look.