This kitchen countertop serves double duty as a prep surface and storage compartment that houses crayons, rubber bands and clips. This is a great place for kids to do homework while Mom and Dad cook meals.
The mainly white kitchen features open shelving and glass-front cabinets for a sleek look. A white quartz kitchen island countertop features a built-in sink for an extra area to wash vegetables and fruit. A dark glass tile backsplash provides the perfect contrast to the white fixtures.
The diamond-shaped backsplash adds an element of subtle, modern interest over white quartz countertop in this kitchen. Built in white cabinets and natural lighting contribute to the brightness of the room. Simple countertop decor shines agains the monochromatic design.
Soapstone countertops, like the ones in this kitchen by Jarrett Design, offer a soft look but can also look great in a sleek, modern space. Though pricier than some other countertop options, soapstone is environmentally friendly and durable, offering significant value.