Kitchen appliance colors

light1234November 22, 2013
Are stainless steel appliances still number one going forward? How about black or white?
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Stainless steel wouldn't be my personal first pick due to the higher surface maintenance required. White or black appliances work perfectly depending on the kitchen.

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    Bookmark   November 22, 2013 at 7:51AM
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Are you starting from scratch? I think black or white are fine but I think they require a little more thought to integrate as opposed to stainless which are very neutral. For example I don't generally like white cabinets with natural wood unless the kitchen is modern with a white-ish counter to tie it in. There are articles in the ideabooks about white and black appliances.
    Bookmark   November 22, 2013 at 7:59AM
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Thank you! Need all new appliances, but will keep my stainless steel 60 year old free standing stainless steel chambers oven, but looking to buy a new range as well., dishwasher, and frig. Sink is stainless. Cabinets are maple color.
    Bookmark   November 22, 2013 at 8:08AM
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With your description i would go stainless
    Bookmark   Thanked by light1234    November 22, 2013 at 8:13AM
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Stainless is timeless. Black is beautiful but shows dust and crumbs quite prominently. White is lovely if you are not doing white cabinetry. However, with the lower or mid ranged priced white appliances, the handles and control boards are often made of plastic which discolors with time.
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