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Cabinet Colors that Stay the Test Of Time

A kitchen remodeling project can be one of the most important projects you'll face in an older home. The kitchen is where your family gathers. It's where your guests join in conversation. It's truly the heart of any home which make design choices an important part of any kitchen remodeling project.

When beginning your design selections, you'll be looking at cabinets, tile, countertops, appliances and flooring. Keep in mind that cabinets are one of the most important choices as the lay the foundation for the space. A cabinet's style and ornamentation can set the tone for the room and present traditionally or with less ornamentation, more contemporary or modern.

Once you determine the cabinet style, choose a color that will stay the test of time so you won't be faced with refacing them in a few years as trends change. A few color choices that tend to ebb and flow but never totally go "out" are below and will help you to make long lasting choice. Have fun with your kitchen renovation!

Greige kitchen cabinet designs in a new home in St. Michaels, MD.
Greige Kitchen Cabinet Design

  1. Greige: This is a color that falls somewhere between grey and beige. Its neutral quality partners successfully with many colors and with the addition of tile, hardware, and appliances.

  2. Navy: If you are looking for "color", navy is often one that is everlasting. Kitchen designs dating back to the early 1800's in England and France have been documented with Navy accents and cabinet fronts.

  3. White: White cabinets has been around from the very beginning and will never be totally out of style. The shade complements any design choice from traditional to modern an d can be coupled with colorful backsplashes, wallpaper, appliances and hardware metals.

  4. Black: Sophisticated, bold, and dramatic, black transcends all trends and can be paired seamlessly with a variety of design elements.

New Kitchen Design in St. Michaels, MD. Kitchen Island in contrasting Navy.
Navy Kitchen Island


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