Wide paths on either side of the island make this galley kitchen highly functional. In the renovation, chef-grade appliances were added, including a wine refrigerator. Gray quartz countertops are in keeping with the rest of the floor's light gray palette.
It's difficult to believe that this was once a living room, but it was. Then designers answered the homeowners' wishes for a larger kitchen and switched up the spaces. Now, tall windows look out onto a marsh and wide walkways make the room easy to work and play in. Cabinet color: Benjamin Moore Quarry Rock Semi Gloss; Flooring: Sea Green Quartzite 8x16, The Tile Source; Drawer pulls: Restoration Hardware Duluth Pull in Aged Brass; Island Pendants: Circa Lighting Goodman Large Hanging Lamp in Antique Nickel; Sconces: Circa Lighting Graves Pivoting Sconce; Counter Stools: West Elm Slope Stool in Leather
In the center of this small kitchen, designers brought in an undersized, rustic kitchen island that would add a rich, wood tone to the neutral space as well as contribute storage and counter space to the room's design.
Designer Leanne Ford keeps this country kitchen feeling sophisticated with a striking dark gray and white color palette, accented by stainless steel lights and appliances, as seen on HGTV's Restored by the Fords.
Gray walls give this open space a cozy feel. Barn-style pendant lights add a subtle rustic flair along with vintage-style Windsor chairs. A butcher block island provides extra counter space convenient storage for wine bottles.
As fresh as a country day, this open plan kitchen features a handsome dark gray island with a soapstone countertop. The other counters are walnut, which blend well with the reclaimed oak floating shelves. Navy blue barstools bring in a subtle hint of color.
Looking into the kitchen, it's easy to see the design's careful balance with a copper range hood flanked by two symmetrical windows at one end, a central island and rows of reclaimed beams and lighting.
Perks of this newly renovated kitchen, as seen on HGTV’s House Hunters Renovation, includes a new Personalized Brown Wooden iPad and Recipe Stand and KitchenAid KSM150PSOB Onyx Black 5-quart Artisan Tilt-Head Stand Mixer provided by Overstock.com.
As seen on Home Town, the Burks' residence has been fully renovated by hosts Ben and Erin Napier. After renovations, the old wood cabinets and appliances were removed. Their Laurel, Mississippi kitchen now features new cabinetry, lighting, a new brick backsplash and a custom cutting block table built by Ben Napier. (after)
Clean-lined metal barstools with no backs tuck neatly under the kitchen island and leave the sightline open, a plus in this open concept space. The kitchen's white walls and backsplash help visually connect the room to the rest of the home.
A place for everything and everything in its place is the design motto of this elegant country kitchen. With lower cabinets on three sides of the space, upper cabinets scattered throughout and a rustic, storage island, this small kitchen has plenty of storage space to keep the homeowners organized.
Kitchens serve as not only a place to prepare meals, but also a main gathering space in the home. Look through these pictures for great kitchen design ideas and be inspired to create a new look for your kitchen.