Phoenix Kitchen Remodeling: Kitchen Color Schemes

Kitchen Color SchemesChoosing from what may seem like an infinite number of kitchen color schemes can be both thrilling and overwhelming.

How do you decide? From a basic black and white kitchen to every other combination of possible hues under the sun, selecting the right colors can be easy by following these tips:

  • Cabinet colors: More often than less, kitchen cabinets usually take up approximately 50 percent of your budget and take up about 40 percent of the visual space in a kitchen. Therefore, it’s best to start the process by choosing a cabinet color that fits your personal style before deciding on the other colors in your kitchen.
  • Appliance colors: Your cabinet order should not be finalized until you know which appliances you want to buy. As focal points, your sink and appliances can have a big impact on your overall color scheme.
  • Flooring colors: When picking a kitchen floor color, it’s important to make sure that it coordinates well with the cabinets, countertops and appliances, as well as with the floors in adjoining rooms.
  • Wall color: The kitchen walls play a vital role. While they are often concealed by cabinetry, try to pick a color that balances well with the floors, cabinets and backsplash.
  • Countertop colors: Your kitchen countertops occupy a large portion of your visual space. Be sure to bring a sample of your cabinetry color to help you choose a complementary countertop color.
  • Backsplash color: There are many backsplash options that can either coordinate or clash with your color scheme. If you need extra help, don’t hesitate to enlist the services of a designer when selecting a backsplash.

Still feeling overwhelmed? Take a step back and consider the overall effect you want. Are you hoping for a bright, welcoming kitchen or a luxurious, high-end, gourmet effect?

At Republic West Remodeling, we can help you design the kitchen of your dreams. We have vast experience providing support to countless Phoenix kitchen remodeling projects. Call 480-481-9595 for your free consultation, or visit our showroom today.

Scott Wallace Scott Wallace (742 Posts)

Scott Wallace has a passion for design and architecture. He founded Habitat Renovations as an offshoot of his two furniture store businesses, Thingz Contemporary Living and Boulevard Urban Living, with the goal of providing a broader range of design and construction services to his clientele. Scott and his wife Susie have been serving homeowners in the Scottsdale and Phoenix area for 15 years. Habitat Renovations merged with Republic West Remodeling in January of 2019.


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