17 Craftsman Kitchen Design Photos

As the hub of the home, the kitchen is the room with all the action. It's not just the place to prepare and cook food — it's also used for entertaining guests, storing gadgets and eating family meals. Your craftsman design needs to accommodate all these activities, which is why kitchen remodels are more popular than ever. Today, islands, farmhouse sinks and stainless steel appliances are common additions, while custom cabinets and countertops are key components of any inspirational dream kitchen. More 
Kohler
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Low Country Vacation Cottage Texture is abundant in the kitchen, including octagonal marble wall tiles, quartz countertops, weathered-wood balustrades and leather-seat bar stools.
“different color cabinets” — shejones
Winn Design & Remodeling
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LaPointe Whole House Renovation
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“small glassed cabinet” — cdhouston
Signature Kitchen & Bath Design
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Craftsman Style Kitchen
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A Craftsman style kitchen with a lovely mission style inset door. The wood species is a white quarter sawn oak, it really makes a kitchen come alive. Custom integrated arched valances add unique detail. Signature Kitchen & Bath Design
“craftsman cabinets, stove wall” — evelyn4310
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Pinewski Builders Kitchen Remodel
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Beautiful and bright kitchen remodel in white enamel. Clean lines with added depth and height of upper cabinets and pantry area. Slight touch of beadboard on island. Penewski Builders
“light” — bjhallenb
Signature Kitchen & Bath Design
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Mission Style Kitchen
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Detail of hutch base. Signature Kitchen & Bath Design
“like cabinet” — kjohnson259
Sue Monday at Lowes
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The simple black and white of this kitchen gives it a sharp, clean look. Touches of color like the red microwave and flowers really pop and add some fun to the room.
“sink valance” — Jayne Burchard
Jonathon Dahl Woodworks
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Cypress Home
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Another beautifully done custom built kitchen by Jonathon Dahl Woodworks. This shaker style kitchen features hand-selected rift white oak with a red mahogany stain and ML Campbell's Krystal Conversion Varnish, to give it its lustrous finish. The island is the same rift white oak with a black espresso stain and conversion varnish. With custom matching panels for the refrigerator...More
“RIFT OAK” — jangrieves
Sue Monday at Lowes
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Kitchen Remodel 07
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This kitchen went from very basic and plain to easy to use and up to date with a custom cabinet and counter-top design, new appliances, and installation of mosaic tile for the backsplash. The owners wanted spiced up their kitchen while maximizing the space they had available.
“Wood/backsplash” — dickeyt
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When discovering kitchen remodeling ideas for your kitchen, there are several different aspects to consider. Overall, a functional space is key — after all, you want your kitchen layout to work well for you. You should carefully consider where to place your stove, refrigerator, island and cabinets to ensure plenty of space to cook, eat and entertain. Next, you should keep storage in mind. Kitchens contain a lot of utensils, pots, pans and small appliances, so be sure to have enough space to store all your favorites nearby. Finally, your craftsman space should look nice and welcoming to guests who visit. Using high-quality, colorful materials will help bring personality and vibrancy to your space, which is important when trying to avoid a cookie-cutter look.

How do I determine my kitchen layout?


If you're starting a kitchen renovation, now is a great time to create exactly what you want. With the help of a kitchen designer, even a small space can have spacious storage and a nice flow. For small spaces, a galley layout is a great option. Since horizontal space is limited, think vertical; stack counters and shelves high up on the walls, and try to find innovative storage containers and double-duty pieces. For larger layouts, try an L-shaped or U-shaped kitchen with a large center island or peninsula. It provides plenty of cabinet and countertop space, and you can add a bar-height counter to the island for an instant eat-in space. In the end, it's important to think about what your family uses the room for and then cater to those needs when you start implementing your kitchen remodeling ideas.

How can I add more kitchen storage?


In order to store all your cookware, bakeware and small appliances, you need cabinets, drawers and shelves to spare. To make your space work, use every square inch of space: include cabinets in your island, buy spice racks and hanging pot racks, and invest in a cart. Place frequently used bulky items on the countertop, and free up some space by storing less commonly used items in your storage room or basement. And most of all, get organized! Well-organized accessories take up less space, so taking the time to properly store them will be a lifesaver.

What countertops and cabinets should I use in my kitchen design?


Because the layout and storage options are pretty standard, picking interesting materials is key for helping your kitchen stand out. When it comes to counters, granite countertops and marble countertops are elegant options, while concrete, limestone and stainless steel counters are a little more trendy. For a bit of color, add a bright mosaic tile backsplash or pick out a vibrant wood floor finish. You can even mix up your cabinetry! Frosted cabinets are great for a modern feel, while painted cabinets make for a nice but cheap kitchen remodel.
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