Whether it's a kitchen remodel or new construction, these images represent the most modern kitchen renovation ideas from designers, architects, builders, and design enthusiasts. Kitchens are the hardest working room in the house. The best modern kitchens have ample work space for cooking, flexible space for family meals and large dinner parties, and efficient kitchen appliances and fixtures. From ideas for kitchen backsplashes and kitchen lighting to smart kitchen storage, here you will find Dwell stories about modern kitchen renovations, tons of images of modern kitchens, as well as information from top kitchen brands selling tiles, appliances, fixtures, sinks, kitchen tools. You'll also see kitchen furniture from kitchen tables, kitchen chairs, dining sets, and bar stools.

A Completely Dysfunctional Nevada Kitchen Becomes Everyone's Favorite Spot for Parties
A luminous new kitchen and dining area bring a 1968 tri-level residence in Reno into the 21st century.
Party Down
Congratulations, you’ve decided to throw a party! Not only will you be paying for everyone’s meal and putting undue strain on...
The Soft Spot
As designers embrace the idea of directing their skills toward doing good in the world, a collective of students and alumni from...
Everyone Deserves a Richard Hutten
With an impressive body of work behind him, Richard Hutten is one of the Netherlands’s most internationally successful designers.
Favorite Chairs
Every other piece of industrial design is a pot or a dish or something insignificant.
Gifts for Everyone, by BEAM
Have you heard? Parachute popped up in New York! In partnership BEAM – the modern home decor retailer based in Williamsburg,...
Jo Firestone: Everyone Is Terrible
Comedian Jo Firestone breaks down who's terrible, who's truly evil, who is genuinely good, and why it's all okay.
House of the Week: Party in the Hills
Every week, we highlight one amazing Dwell home that went viral on Pinterest.
Friday Blog-Spotting
Today begins Dwell.com's Friday round-up series, in which the editors take a look back at our week in Web-reading and call out a...
A Former Texaco Station Becomes an Iconic Artistic Compound
A Former Texaco Station Becomes an Iconic Artistic Compound originally appeared on Hunker.
For Every Need, In Every Way, For Everyone
Animator Bill Porter takes us on a simple journey through the life of a boy and a girl and the chair they encounter at every turn.
A Party House in Hacienda Agua Caliente
In August of 2004, a weekend-long party took place at a new house in the Hacienda Agua Caliente neighborhood of Tijuana, Mexico.
Blogger Focus: Favorite Webshops
Today’s global design scene is more expansive and easier to access than ever, thanks to all things Internet—websites, webshops,...
Page Goolrick's Favorite Buildings
It's fun asking architects what their favorite buildings are; you discover all kinds of cool buildings you didn't know existed,...
London Design Festival: Twee Party
There seems to be a crockery revival—Tent has a whole host of young designers showing ceramic work of one kind or another.
And the Ready-Made Party Winner Is...
We asked whom, past or present, you would invite to your dream dinner party and how it would be styled.
This Kitchen Is as Cozy as Your Favorite Coffee Shop and That's Exactly the Idea
When their house was in need of a pick-me-up, a London couple turned to the designer of their favorite coffee shop for an...
Schoenenberger's Favorite Buildings
Continuing our series where we ask our favorite architects and designers about the three buildings that most inspire and impress...
Gerald Parsonson's Favorite Buildings
I've admired Kiwi architect Gerald Parsonson's work for some time.