160 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 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 
Art of Kitchens Pty Ltd
5 Reviews
Clontarf | Modern Kitchen
Ideabooks26,954
Questions8
A unique blend of visual, textural and practical design has come together to create this bright and enjoyable Clonfarf kitchen. Working with the owners interior designer, Anita Mitchell, we decided to take inspiration from the spectacular view and make it a key feature of the design using a variety of finishes and textures to add visual interest to the space and work with the ...More
“Küche” — Aida Nur
Art of Kitchens Pty Ltd
5 Reviews
Clontarf | Modern Kitchen
Ideabooks1,823
Questions10
A unique blend of visual, textural and practical design has come together to create this bright and enjoyable Clonfarf kitchen. Working with the owners interior designer, Anita Mitchell, we decided to take inspiration from the spectacular view and make it a key feature of the design using a variety of finishes and textures to add visual interest to the space and work with the ...More
“Planning on renovating your kitchen? Consider incorporating a walk-in pantry that’s tucked away be” — donnazh83
The Kitchen Place
Richmond #2
Ideabooks328
Questions0
“the mix of wood/metal, combination of color and texture, open shelves” — skygirl12
Artichoke
2 Reviews
New England Kitchen, London
Ideabooks338
Questions0
Artichoke worked with the renowned interior designer Michael Smith to develop the style of this bespoke kitchen. The detailing of the furniture either side of the Wolf range is influenced by the American East Coast New England style, with chromed door catches and simple glazed wall cabinets. The extraction canopy is clad in zinc and antiqued with acid and wax. The green paint...More
“Like: backsplash, cabinets” — kelleyoung
MCK Architects
River House
Ideabooks74
Questions0
“Layout” — zcharles54
Crisp Architects
47 Reviews
Crisp Architects
Ideabooks11,384
Questions18
Photography by Rob Karosis
“cup pulls” — Nicole Pappalardo
Karr Bick Kitchen and Bath
25 Reviews
Jenny Rausch, C.K.D
Ideabooks21,488
Questions13
Denash Photography, Designed by Jenny Rausch C.K.D. A view of a small bar area in a large kitchen. Wood flooring, recessed ceiling cans. Light blue cabinetry color with decorative accents. Tile backsplash, Custom open shelving with mirrored back. X mullion glass door inserts. Stainless steel appliances. Pendant lighting over peninsula.
“Climatizador de botellas bajo vitrinas.” — anitadiminuta
Laurysen Kitchens Ltd.
19 Reviews
Marchvale Kitchen
Ideabooks31,183
Questions14
“Flooring” — adex6777
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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 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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