Two Tone Paint Kitchen Cabinets
Two tone painted kitchen cabinets feature clean lines and straight edges with neutral color palettes. The addition of aqua graphicote backsplashes adds a nice touch of lightness and refreshing colors to the space. Cabinets dark walnut finish and natural wood floors give this kitchen a really unique and beautiful look.
Dark walnut kitchen cabinets definitely stand out against the bright orange walls, but even more so the gray walls. The wooden floors are complemented by cream ceramic countertops and white walls. It also features an island that is used as a breakfast bar.
An excellent example of a contemporary style kitchen, this modern kitchen takes advantage of its small size and modular design. Unlike most kitchens, which take up floor space, this has a cabinet base placed on top of a wall. This helps the surface appear larger while providing more storage space. An open layout with no overhead cabinets helps the kitchen appear bigger.
A kitchen featuring white cabinets and a painted backsplash takes advantage of natural light to make it seem more modern. The main kitchen cabinets are white with black granite counters and matching subway tiles for the backsplash, while the island uses a white-painted base instead of traditional white. For its countertop, it goes for a more neutral gray ceramic tile, giving it a classic look.
This open-concept kitchen features glossy all-white overhead cabinets with mirror beveled subway tile and Carrara marble countertops. It also has a large kitchen island with white cabinets and matching Carrara marble countertop. The all-white theme of this kitchen is continued by using solid gray all-surface countertops, paired with plain white walls. The walls have light cream mosaic tiles, as well as the kitchen backsplash, which continues onto the dining table. A small bar counter separates the kitchen from the rest of the house, creating a good traffic flow in the space.
Large windows opening up to the backyard provide this kitchen with lots of fresh air and sunlight. All of the modular cabinets are paired with white Carrara marble countertops for that clean, modern look. The kitchen backsplash is made of white Carrara marble with simple paneling details and a solid gray background, creating a bright surface that blends into the kitchen design. The walls have light cream mosaic tiles, as well as the kitchen cabinet. The backsplash has a solid gray finish, while the cabinets are all white, adding soft blue to the room.
Traditional kitchens often use contrasting grout colors to make the spaces brighter and more spacious. In this example, you will see that the walls of kitchen were kept plain white to allow more light to bounce around the area. This also allows more light to bounce around the area, making it appear brighter. To add to the contrast, black soapstone was the material of choice for countertop kitchen, while kitchen backsplash is made out of white marble, giving it a softer look. See more examples of kitchens with white cabinets and walls here.
The modern architecture of the space calls for bolder and more minimalist kitchen designs. This kitchen uses a white color scheme with cabinets topped with dark red granite. Despite the all-white configuration, space still has the distinctive touch of a vintage kitchen, with classic elements combined to create a modern aesthetic. The walls were painted in a very light mint color, while the kitchen cabinets had a laminated white finish, allowing them to stand out against all-white walls.
If you are looking at kitchen cabinets painting walls white, then you have a long stretch to work with. With that much flexibility comes a lot of options. However, there will still be some choices to keep in mind.
When it comes to choosing kitchen cabinets and paint colors for your modern kitchen, you want to focus on the positives and showcase your personal style. You can't go wrong with warm tones such as red or yellow. Although neutral colors always look great in a kitchen, they can clash with bolder and pricier accent colors such as orange or blue. On the other hand, warmer colors such as turquoise and gold allow you to play around with the color palette to get more creative with your design.
There are plenty of color schemes that belong to the same spectrum as gray or blue. However, warmer colors such as emerald green and blue lend themselves well to cooler climates and provide a calming effect.
Two tone painted kitchen cabinets using cleanclean lines as the color of choice. Clean with neutral beige wall paint. White kitchen cabinets topped with white marble counters. Black leather upholstered bar stools with dark brown legs.
This kitchen has a bold red color palette, combining red-orange tones on the floor and ceiling with light beige walls. The kitchen cabinets are in a natural walnut finish paired with light gray walls. One wall has an open shelving function, while the other one is a closed one to conceal appliances. The kitchen island is in a different color from the rest of the cabinets, using white solid surface material. This gives more flexibility when using different finishes. It can be paired with rustic quartz countertops to give it more warmth.
Going for a bold, all-wood look, this modern kitchen takes a different approach to cabinetry. Instead of typical traditional designs, it uses high gloss white laminates for its doors and carcasses. For its countertop, it uses a special material, giving a stucco-like finish. As a finishing touch, it uses diagonally arranged ceramic tiles instead of real stone.