25 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 
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Mount Pleasant
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This wider view of our beautiful Mount Pleasant kitchen shows that the room is open to the main family room, and leads through double french doors to the formal dining space. A large bifold window divides the main kitchen with a wide servery bench to service the Alfresco. The solid pewter bench top is enormous, comfortably seating 12. The Miele cooking appliances don't look ...More
“great!” — kourt14
Cheshire Granite Worktops
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Awesome Kitchen Islands
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Unistone Bianco Carrara faux marble island worktop in 20mm. www.cheshiregraniteworktops.co.uk
Renovation Concepts
Mount Pleasant
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A close up image of the seamless integration of the stunning Quantum Quartz 'Bianco Veneto' engineered stone benchtops and splashback. The beautifully crafted glass "french" cabinetry doors and glass shelves are set off by stunning solid pewter knobs imported from the UK, mirroring the finish of the fruit platter. The lime greed of the spider orchid foliage and the Tahitian l...More
Cheshire Granite Worktops
5 Reviews
Awesome Kitchen Islands
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Unistone Bianco Carrara faux marble island worktop in 20mm. www.cheshiregraniteworktops.co.uk
J M Applegate Designs LLC
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KATZ CONDO
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KITCHEN WAS RELOCATED TO DINING ROOM AND A FARMHOUSE TABLE WAS PLACED IN THE CENTER FOR PREP WORK AND SEATING
“Cabinet over sink” — goldywheaten
Stuart Wood Joinery
8 Reviews
Old Holland
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White kitchen with small island made in an old Dutch style Farmhouse sink
Stuart Wood Joinery
8 Reviews
Old Holland
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White kitchen with small island made in an old Dutch style Farmhouse sink
“by fridge -” — 34thstreet
Hoxton Homes Inc.
The Butterfly
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Galley kitchen, white lacquer cabinets, stainless steel farm sink, white quartz counter top, Polished black porcelain tiles. Photo by Sleeping Beagle Studios
“Polished limestone floor” — Caitriona Noonan MRIAI
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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