All cabinets and counter-tops were replaced, and new backsplash and appliances added. A new breakfast nook, with direct sight line from the kitchen, is now situated at the opposite end from where the old breakfast room had been.
Sleek and Stylish Open-Plan Kitchen With Industrial Barstools
This multi-functional space gets loads of natural light and has an easy flow, making it an ideal spot for entertaining. The stylish mix of modern and traditional furniture includes warm woods and leather, tying the home to its ranch setting. A custom, zebra-striped rug by Liora Manne anchors the dining table.
Modern, Open Plan Kitchen with Built-In Dining Nook
Modern cabinetry has a rich wood finish that provides stunning contrast to the cool gray walls. The room's open concept allows cooking, dining and entertaining to happen seamlessly, with the modern island delineating the space and yet keeping it open to the living area. Punches of color on fabrics and dining chairs keep the space eclectic and fresh.
A contemporary waterfall edge on the island is crisp and clean, setting the tone for this modern, yet homey space. Slatted wood pendants provide task lighting and complement the warm wood tones of the cabinetry. Bold blue barstools provide an accent color that's repeated throughout the open plan living area.
Before the makeover, this kitchen was closed off to the dining room, living room and home office. The new kitchen is more open and spacious, with a functional layout and is designed around the center island for cooking and entertaining.
A corner of this modern kitchen features an area of cabinetry that's perfect for a coffee bar. Ceiling-height cabinets are clean-lined and modern, with a warm wood finish that creates a striking balance against the cool grays of the walls and backsplash. The island sports a modern waterfall edge, while barstools feature a bold teal hue that's repeated throughout the open concept space.
Modern Open Plan Kitchen with Cozy Breakfast Banquette
This open concept kitchen, dining and living space allows for inclusive cooking and dining thanks to a cozy banquette nestled into one corner. Wood cabinets extend to the ceiling to maximize storage, while a pair of slatted wood pendant lights provide task lighting above the island. Pops of teal and yellow continue from the kitchen into the wide-open living area.
A stainless steel refrigerator breaks up the modern gray cabinets in this minimalistic kitchen. Linear hardware on the cabinetry is subtle creating seamless storage space. The clean lines of the space are carried over to the kitchen island with thick, neutral counters, which add a contrasting color to the gray cabinets.
The kitchen design makes the most out of not a lot of square footage by keeping the layout open. A peninsula bisects the kitchen and a dining area while allowing light to flow throughout the room. French doors lead out to the backyard.
This combined kitchen and dining room takes advantage of its footprint, with a long dining table that echoes the line of the long island and breakfast bar. The marble and wood topped island features seating for four, with a trio of pendants providing task lighting for dining, cooking and more. The exotic wood of the clean-lined cabinetry draws the eye, resulting in a unique space that's both crisp and warm.