Bold orange cabinets are the focal point in this white kitchen. Contrasting white cabinetry grounds the space in a more traditional design while a tile backsplash complements the orange accents in the space.
When selecting paint sheens, keep in mind that shiny surfaces help to make a small space feel larger because they are reflective, like in this modern kitchen with high-gloss orange cabinets. Use a semigloss sheen to visually expand a small kitchen or bathroom. Softer sheens, such as satin or eggshell, give bedrooms — especially kids' rooms and living areas — a more subtle finish.
The intense hue of the upper cabinets in this kitchen was chosen for its mood-lifting qualities. Studies have shown that the color orange stimulates optimism and a positive outlook. Considering most of us spend a little time each morning in the kitchen, starting each day with a cheery outlook is ideal.
A vibrant wall of orange cabinets and refrigerator doors is a bold pop of color in this white, traditional kitchen. Wrought iron pendant lights and a dark wood island are traditional touches that create an elegant vibe.
Pumpkin-colored walls add warmth and visual interest to this traditional kitchen, complimented by expansive wood cabinetry. A large kitchen island flanks the room on one side, offering up ample food prep and entertaining space.
As seen on HGTV's "Flipping the Block," solid-surface countertops, an undermount, stainless steel double sink and a gooseneck faucet offer considerable upgrades to this kitchen space. A glass pendant adds additional work light and a decorative accent.
Nothing breathes new life into a worn, outdated kitchen better than freshly painted kitchen cabinets. Once you decide on the color, finish and type of paint you want, the sky really is the limit on the look you can achieve. This distinctive kitchen gets adventurous with its use of orange and matte gray cabinets that coordinate nicely with the brown tile backsplash, hardwood floors and a daring gold pendant lamp.
All of the storage space available in the sleek wood cabinets allows this skinny kitchen to stay uncluttered and organized. The unique hardwood coloring adds depth to the smooth white countertops, orange walls and stainless steel appliances. Frosted glass doors on the top layer of cabinets add a bright detail that complements the hanging, square pendant lights.