Top Design Ideas for Modern Kitchen Cabinets

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Thank you Rono Williams for your original blog. 

Original content by Rono Williams

Modernity is a concept that most homeowners try to achieve every time they set a remodeling project. The kitchen is the epitome of modernity in any home. A modern kitchen space will always be outstanding. 

You must do it right if you want your kitchen to be modern. Installing modern kitchen cabinets is the first step to achieving greatness in the kitchen. 

To get you started, we’ll share some ideas of how modernity in the kitchen can be achieved using cabinetry. 

Sleek cabinetry 

The first thing that comes to mind when modernity is mentioned is sleekness. Modern kitchen cabinets are sleek and have clear lines. The idea behind sleekness is to achieve simplicity in the kitchen. A simple kitchen is always appealing. 

Simplicity also means that a homeowner has to remove unused items in the cabinetry. The cabinets must be purposeful rather than just being aesthetically appealing. 

More lighting 

Modern kitchen space has a lot of lighting. Natural light is always the best option. But because of the high cost of opening up the kitchen windows, you can install light fixtures. LED lights can be installed in your modern kitchen cabinets. They will not only provide more lighting to the cabinetry but also contribute to the overall aesthetics of the kitchen. 

Floating shelves 

You can also replace traditional cabinetry with floating shelves. Floating shelves will bring out the fine lines needed to define a modern kitchen. They must be paired up well symmetrically to achieve the modern look you are looking for. 

Stained wood

Though this idea can be expensive, investing in stained wood is an excellent way of modernizing your kitchen. Most modern kitchen cabinets use stained wood to achieve great aesthetics. You have to be careful when choosing the type of wood; it must match the overall kitchen’s design and color. 

Splash of colors

Modern kitchen cabinets can also be colorful. You don't have to rely on a single color to make your cabinets beautiful. Consider using a range of bold and contrasting colors in our kitchen to improve the appearance. This idea only works well if you understand how to combine colors in the kitchen. If you don’t have the expertise, you should avoid it. 

Art in the kitchen

You should spare some space in your modern kitchen cabinets to store artistic elements. These are purely for aesthetic purposes. You should not overdo this idea if you want it to have a positive impact. 


Comments (4)

Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

Good morning Anthony. A friend is in the process of a kitchen remodel. What a variety of selections. Enjoy your day 

Jan 15, 2022 04:27 AM
Bill Salvatore - YVP Blog
Arizona Elite Properties - Chandler, AZ
Realtor - Valley of the Sun /

Rono nailed it with this bog!  Thanks again for the post, enjoy the weekend.  Bill

Jan 15, 2022 05:20 AM
John Pusa
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest - Glendale, CA
Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service

Hello Anthony Acosta - ALLATLANTACONDOS.COM these are very good top design ideas for modern kitchen cabinets.

Jan 15, 2022 07:02 PM
Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®
RE/MAX Realty Center 262-567-2455 - Waukesha, WI
Giving Back With Each Home Sold!

Great information.   Thanks for sharing and have a wonderful Sunday!

Jan 16, 2022 06:25 AM