The kitchen is the heart of any home, and for these Kansas homeowners, this space is no exception. The warm tones of the backsplash and the cabinets in the space make the kitchen inviting, while the large window over the kitchen sink allows plenty of natural light into the space to make it brighter. Modern bar stools under a large island give the family a place to gather and prepare their food and make their memories.
To update a dark and dated kitchen, the space was opened up into the adjoining sunroom, expanding the space and introducing plenty of natural light. Color and whimsy are added via bright glass orb pendant lights and yellow chair cushions that really pop.
With broad windows and soaring ceilings, this contemporary California kitchen is designed to maximize light and outdoor views. A fabric ceiling system by Eurospan conceals lighting and sound systems, and a copper fireplace surround and Honduran mahogany paneling add warmth.
This kitchen features white cabinets paired with a full-height blue glass tile backsplash. Open shelving displays neatly arranged dishes, while colorful chairs are arranged at a custom dining table made from a pine top and steel legs with rollers. Black leather stools at the wood-topped island provides extra space for seating.
Warm and inviting, this traditional kitchen features two islands with soft green stone countertops, adding a hint of color to the space. Stunning wood cabinets provide ample room for storing all kitchen necessities, and a stone fireplace surround adds a cozy feel to the design.
Gray walls highlight the beautiful white crown molding and trim, which maintain the original character of this home. Modern upgrades give the kitchen a fresh look without compromising its integrity. A purple settee in the breakfast nook brings a sophisticated pop of color.
To create a unique for this America's Most Desperate Kitchens Renovation, John and Anthony used black, white and gray hexagonal tiles to create a striking floor and ceiling height backsplash. The tile floor spills into the living room, where wood cutouts connect the kitchen to the renovated living room.
Glass globe pendant lights add contemporary flare to this classic white and gray kitchen. A black concrete countertop holds up to daily wear on the prep area. Purple and green flowers enliven the neutral space.
Knotty alder wood cabinets pair with striking granite countertops and a tile backsplash to create a stunning luxury kitchen with Mediterranean flair. A dining area with a dark wood table and matching chairs is situated at the end of the kitchen for convenient dining.
This New York City kitchen features a cozy dining nook for quick, casual meals. The kitchen cabinets boast a sleek, textured laminate, creating a modern feel that coordinates beautifully with the kitchen's stylish design.
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.