5 Kitchen Trends You Should Know About

Natural wood is getting a makeover in today’s kitchens – a fresh coat of neutral paint, specifically white or gray for cabinets and overall color schemes. The NKBA research found that white is the most popular color scheme for a kitchen, followed by gray. The Houzz survey also found that nearly half (49 percent) of homeowners who have remodeled recently chose white cabinets.

The kitchen is one of the most common candidates for a remodeling project – it can increase home value, improve functionality and boost style. Whether they have the budget yet or not, everyone dreams of updating their kitchen, getting lost in thoughts of what design decisions they’d make for their own kitchen makeover.

So what are the most common design choices being made in today’s kitchen remodeling projects? We did the research for you by examining results from the most recent National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA) market research and Houzz kitchen trends survey of homeowners who have remodeled in the past year. The following are some of the biggest trends in kitchen remodeling.

White or Gray Cabinets

Natural wood is getting a makeover in today’s kitchens – a fresh coat of neutral paint, specifically white or gray for cabinets and overall color schemes. The NKBA research found that white is the most popular color scheme for a kitchen, followed by gray. The Houzz survey also found that nearly half (49 percent) of homeowners who have remodeled recently chose white cabinets.

modern kitchen in Edmonton with flat-panel cabinets, gray cabinets, gray backsplash and glass sheet backsplash.