As seen on season 1 of Sarah Sees Potential, this dark and dated basement was transformed into the ultimate family room with tons of amenities. To make movie night a breeze, Sarah installed a kitchenette with a built-in beverage chiller, microwave and tons of storage. No need to walk upstairs for drinks or popcorn!
Sleek and spare but with warm brown accents, this modern kitchen is a design masterpiece. The wood paneled cabinets hide clever storage solutions such as pull-out spice racks and deep drawers for pots and pans.
Modern Compact Kitchen Features Mobile Kitchen Island
Sleek, polished surfaces and strong, geometric shapes create a streamlined, modern kitchen. A black, mobile kitchen island is as stylish as it is functional with wheels making it easy to move around or out of this compact kitchen.
Sleek, simple and white - White is perfect for a small kitchen, and a contemporary handleless style prevents a small room from feeling cramped. Use cabinets to there maximum capacity with ceiling-to-floor to keep surfaces clear.
As seen on season 1 of Tiny Luxury, this tiny home kitchen features butcher block countertops, high gloss cabinets, stainless steel appliances and a sleek stainless steel backsplash. As an added bonus a spice rack folds down into a dining table with added storage for kitchen appliances.
This open loft kitchen features fully concealed appliances, flip up high storage units for easy access and a countertop that wraps into the main living space and becomes a virtual "hearth" with a built in entertainment system. The sleek, hard edges lend a modern look to the space that needs little decor to bring its own character.
Because this home is all about simplicity and efficiency, designer Felicia Foster used open wood shelving for display and storage in the kitchen that matches the light-colored cabinets. The earth-toned walls, backsplash and quartz countertops contrast the cabinets and appliances and mirror the views outside.
Gray Painted Cabinets in Craftsman Bungalow Kitchen
Go with your changing tastes. When DIYer and stylist Jo Torrijos renovated her Craftsman bungalow kitchen in 2009, she installed cherry cabinets. She later grew tired of the look, but didn’t want to purchase new cabinets. By repainting them in a light gray (Benjamin Moore’s Gray Owl), Torrijos was able to modify her kitchen to go with her updated style.
When selecting paint sheens, keep in mind that shiny surfaces help to make a small space feel larger because they are reflective, like in this modern kitchen with high-gloss orange cabinets. Use a semigloss sheen to visually expand a small kitchen or bathroom. Softer sheens, such as satin or eggshell, give bedrooms — especially kids' rooms and living areas — a more subtle finish.