A deep farmhouse sink with a brushed nickel faucet make washing dishes a breeze in this kitchen featured on Property Brothers . The black countertops pop against the white subway tile backsplash in the transitional space.
Vessel sinks are commonly available in white, off-white and black finishes. Although the black is elegant, striking and glamorous, it's difficult to keep clean and wears much more quickly than white. When choosing vessel sinks for retrofitted consoles, chests or dressers, keep in mind that you'll need approximately four inches of extra space along the front and the back (eight inches total) to account for proper functionality.
Large subway tiles in the backsplash and glass-front cabinets provide an open, airy feel in this modest kitchen. A white dining room table is paired with dark-colored rattan chairs, creating a visually-appealing contrast.
A white stacked cabinet unit blends with the white walls in this kitchen. Woodgrain cabinets add color to the bright room and create a smooth look to the design. Stainless steel appliances and a white tile backsplash finish the kitchen.
A small window casts natural light over this polished kitchen sink area. Woodgrain cabinetry and a neutral countertop surround the stainless steel sink. A line of lemons add natural decoration and color.
This transitional kitchen features painted blue cabinets paired with oak cabinets and marble countertops. A white subway tile backsplash provides a fresh accent for the stainless steel range hood and oven, while wide plank hardwood floors add a finishing touch. Recessed lighting illuminates the space.
Built-in cabinets and shelving stretch the entire length of this kitchen for upper and lower storage. Open shelves keep cookbooks and everyday tableware close at hand. A white subway-tile backsplash creates a lovely finish above the dark countertop. A small cube island seconds as a dining table, finishing the room.
The accent wall with subway tile backsplash adds dimension and visual interest. The section of the backsplash directly behind the range features a herringbone pattern, contrasting with the standard vertical placement of the adjacent tiles.
Natural light reflects around this beautifully simple, transitional kitchen, blending gray traditional cabinets, contemporary shelving and a shimmering white backsplash. Floating shelves are a perfect place to store extra kitchen items or grow an indoor garden of herbs and succulents.