Can you ever have too much kitchen storage? This space is lined wall-to-wall with upper and lower cabinets, ample counter space and an expansive island in the middle means the chef can work centrally, not too far away from refrigerator, oven or sink. The rich, full-coverage paint on these cabinets brings a decadence to the casual farmhouse atmosphere.
Of note: Wall shelving, stainless stove hood, farm sink, island microwave
A white kitchen can be bright, even stark, but the white cabinets here are softened with a smooth, painted finish and natural wood floor, accented with an island butcher block and bar stools. Still very white, but also very peaceful.
Of note: custom butcher block island, farm sink, bar counter top, refrigerator panel
Add your own flare to your cabinets like the custom crosses on these doors. Capped with a stately crown moulding, and an island and stove hood with stout architectural features and oversized stainless light fixtures, the feel of this space is bulky, but softened with a creamy paint, neutral colored counters and backsplash and medium-toned wood floors.
Of note: custom cross moulding on door fronts, crown moulding, island with bar area and storage, island stiles, wood stove hood.
You can pull off a warm, intimate setting even if your room is spacious. These distressed, pine cabinets help keep the atmosphere down-to-earth by wrapping the kitchen like a big hug. The island was designed to fit this unique space and its serving bar keeps diners close to all the action.
Of note: matching refrigerator and pantry door panels, island stove, wide drawers, farm sink, oven cabinet.
Our Alpine door can play on award-winning role in a kitchen featuring stainless appliances. In neutral colors, these sleek, reflective surfaces create an unadorned elegance with utilitarian undertones.
Of note: frosted glass cabinet doors, appliance garage with roll-up tambour door, island microwave, refrigerator cabinet.
Sometimes a dream kitchen is homemade. An original door design complemented by original architectural features, all finished in worn-with-love antiquing helped create this large but charming room that screams “Come-on-in!”
Of note: glass cabinet doors, cookbook cubby, mantle-like stove framing, oven cabinet, refrigerator door panels, island trash bin, stained wood ceiling.
An ounce of inspiration, say French toile, can bring a room to life without committing you to a style. The crisp contrast of white doors, black countertops and a reddish stained floor presents a clean, cheerful room that reminds guests of something they can’t quite put their finger on.
Of note: half-arch glass door design, custom range hood cover beneath flip-up cabinet doors, arched valance over farm sink, open shelves and decorative table legs on island.
Shades of neutral can create a very dynamic look when you mix and merge unexpected elements like thin, light cabinets with a heavy, chunky island, or a textured, wooden backsplash with a smooth, shiny
Of note: open shelves above stove, glass door, arched valance over farm sink, wine cubbies in island, decorative table legs on island.
Vaulted or peaked spaces can be an opportunity to step outside of traditional decor boundaries. Make the most of the space you have with creative composition. Even modern tastes can enjoy the warmth and softness of natural wood.
Of note: skyline configuration of cabinets, appliance garage with tambour door, microwave cubby, flip-top cabinet with ridged glass door, bi-level island with working and serving surfaces.
Some kitchens absolutely beg you to think big. Large spaces can accommodate oversized appliances and cabinetry, islands the size of Bermuda or architectural elements befitting the Biltmore. Take advantage of it! Our designers can help you keep it functional and organized.
Of note: custom range hood, oversized cabinet moulding, corner cabinet, glass doors, oversized island, decorative stiles beside oven, desk.
If workspace is your priority, there are sneaky ways to increase counter space. Add “wing” extensions to a counter or add a custom-shaped island and include multi-level counters. The dress it all up in a look
Of note: mantle and arched valance over range, skinny spice cabinets, refrigerator cabinet, bi-level work and serving space with open shelves; custom island.
It’s your kitchen, your vision, so if you don’t see a door style you want in this book or among the samples your designer shares with you, let us help you create your own. For this discerning homeowner, alternating light and dark cabinetry keeps the mood even-keeled.
Of note: oven cabinet, skinny corner cabinet, double islands, countertop hutch.
If entertaining is a regular part of your lifestyle, accommodate it with ample prep areas that facilitate your work flow. Add a cocktail bar and build in extra seats near the kitchen for guests. Here, the lightning and serving counter give a nod to dining establishments.
Of note: extra long serving bar, island for extra work space, red-tiled wall, variety of pendant lightning.
If space is limited, or if your kitchen is closed-in, light colors will help your room feel larger. The black island here helps tie together the gray marble, like countertops with the off-white cabinet paint.
Of note: multi-level counter tops, farm sink, floor to ceiling cabinets, arched wall opening.
Our Austin doors presents a rich, traditional look with classically styled cabinets reminiscent of ancient eras, yet anchored in present time by smooth, shiny countertops and modern, stainless appliances.
Of note: multi-depth cabinets, glass doors, worn finish, classic moulding and relief accents.
In open floor plans, kitchen islands and bars can help define spaces and with a little creativity and planning, elements can play off one another for a more artistic display. Here, curvy lightning, a C-shaped dining bar and rounded sofa soften the square, geometric silhouettes of the cabinets, soffit and appliances,
Of note: custom range hood, recessed cabinets with glass doors over range, work island, dining bar.