Kitchens

The modern kitchen is the heart of the home. Cooking and conversing go hand-in-hand as meals are created, memories made. Whether teaching an old family recipe, reading the newspaper in a breakfast nook, or chatting over the daily morning coffee, the ritual of the everyday begins here. Spark your imagination by browsing our collection of modern kitchens. From popular counter materials like marble, granite, quartz, and wood; to stunning examples of white cabinets; to flooring options like hardwood and concrete, these projects showcase it all. You'll also find ideas for backsplashes, lighting, appliances, and sinks.

These Are the Items Every Coffee Snob Needs
These Are the Items Every Coffee Snob Needs
If you practically have "but first, coffee" tattooed on your guns, we'd suggest upgrading your java setup.
By Hunker - 9 days ago
Before and After: Two Masterful Kitchen Renovations by Case Design
Before and After: Two Masterful Kitchen Renovations by Case Design
An East Coast design-build firm shows us how it's done when it comes to chic kitchen overhauls.
 - 9 days ago
Serena & Lily Cofounder Lily Kanter’s New Brand Sells Delightful Home Goods For Under $25
Serena & Lily Cofounder Lily Kanter’s New Brand Sells Delightful Home Goods For Under $25
Boon Supply Co. offers over 200 home, garden, office, and leisure products—the majority of which are under $25 a pop—and donates 50 percent of every purchase to the cause of the...
 - 15 days ago
Get a Grip: A Practical Guide to Cabinet Hardware
Get a Grip: A Practical Guide to Cabinet Hardware
From handles and hinges to latches and catches, here's what you need to know about the different kinds of cabinet hardware on the market.
 - 15 days ago
15 Outdoor Kitchens That Inspire Al Fresco Dining
15 Outdoor Kitchens That Inspire Al Fresco Dining
Combining culinary creativity with a love of nature, these inspiring kitchens will make you want to cook, dine, and host outdoors all season long.
 - 21 days ago
6 Quick Tips for Maintaining Wood Countertops
6 Quick Tips for Maintaining Wood Countertops
Warm, glossy, and earthy, wood countertops are decidedly beautiful, but they do require some upkeep.
 - 23 days ago
7 Stress-Free Ways to Keep Your White Kitchen Spotless
7 Stress-Free Ways to Keep Your White Kitchen Spotless
No need to shy away from a brilliant, white kitchen—these pointers will keep your space sparkling clean.
 - a month ago
Kitchen Connoisseurs, Prepare to Fall in Love With Fisher & Paykel’s New California Showroom
Kitchen Connoisseurs, Prepare to Fall in Love With Fisher & Paykel’s New California Showroom
Located in Costa Mesa, California—the creative center of Orange County—the showroom lets designers, architects, and homeowners explore next-level kitchen appliances.
 - a month ago
6 Marble Alternatives For Your Kitchen Worktops
6 Marble Alternatives For Your Kitchen Worktops
Bring the sleek, sophisticated look of marble into your kitchen with these cheaper, more durable alternatives.
 - a month ago
25 Backsplash Ideas For Your Kitchen Renovation
25 Backsplash Ideas For Your Kitchen Renovation
An interesting backsplash can take your kitchen from average to extraordinary.
 - 2 months ago
6 Simple Ways to Save on Your Kitchen Renovation
6 Simple Ways to Save on Your Kitchen Renovation
Upgrading a kitchen is seldom a cheap endeavor, but you can save yourself a pretty penny by following these tips.
 - 2 months ago
How to Choose the Right Material For Every Surface of Your Home
How to Choose the Right Material For Every Surface of Your Home
With a variety of surfaces built for any purpose, including facades, flooring, and countertops, Neolith provides high quality, versatile materials fit for every room of the house.
 - 2 months ago
These 30 White Kitchens Are Anything But Ordinary
These 30 White Kitchens Are Anything But Ordinary
More than just a blank slate, these pristine white kitchens expertly use the tried-and-true shade to open up small spaces, visually tidy, and give old cabinetry new life.
 - 2 months ago
Top 5 Homes of the Week With Kitchens We Can't Get Enough Of
Top 5 Homes of the Week With Kitchens We Can't Get Enough Of
The modern kitchen is the most hardworking, yet inviting, space in the home.
 - 2 months ago
Two Doctors on Honeymoon Come Home to a Kitchen That’s Double in Size
Two Doctors on Honeymoon Come Home to a Kitchen That’s Double in Size
A modest expansion is a major improvement for a Victorian “half-house” in London.
 - 2 months ago
How to Make Your Tiny Kitchen Feel Huge in 6 Easy Steps
How to Make Your Tiny Kitchen Feel Huge in 6 Easy Steps
Just because your kitchen is on the smaller side doesn’t mean you can’t make it as efficient and effective as possible.
 - 2 months ago
8 Smart Gadgets to Supercharge Your Kitchen
8 Smart Gadgets to Supercharge Your Kitchen
Equip your kitchen with these smart home technologies for a boost in convenience, efficiency, and productivity.
 - 3 months ago
6 Flooring Options to Consider For Your Next Kitchen Renovation
6 Flooring Options to Consider For Your Next Kitchen Renovation
Let's face it: your kitchen floor probably gets the most action of any of the flooring in your house.
 - 6 months ago
6 Integrated Appliances Sure to Make Your Kitchen Super Sleek
6 Integrated Appliances Sure to Make Your Kitchen Super Sleek
If your M.O. is making your kitchen more compact and streamlined, then look no further than these clean-lined options.
 - 3 months ago
Let There Be Light: 4 Types of Kitchen Illumination
Let There Be Light: 4 Types of Kitchen Illumination
By layering different types of lighting in your kitchen, you boost not only its functionality, but also its level of warmth and comfort.
 - 3 months ago
Pros and Cons: 7 Kitchen and Bath Countertop Materials
Pros and Cons: 7 Kitchen and Bath Countertop Materials
We break down the benefits and costs of laminate, wood, concrete, stainless steel, engineered quartz, granite, and marble.
 - 4 months ago
8 Envy-Inducing Kitchens and Baths Posted by Our Community
8 Envy-Inducing Kitchens and Baths Posted by Our Community
We combed the site for standout kitchens and baths uploaded by users.
 - 4 months ago
12 Electrifying Kitchens That Are Unapologetic About Color
12 Electrifying Kitchens That Are Unapologetic About Color
Eschewing neutrals for daring hues that draw the eye, these kitchens aren't for the faint of heart.
 - 4 months ago
Check Out These Pro Tips For Designing Kitchens and Bathrooms
Check Out These Pro Tips For Designing Kitchens and Bathrooms
Four designers spill their secrets for smart kitchen and bathroom design.
 - 4 months ago
Before and After: Two Game-Changing Kitchen Renovations by a Seattle Studio
Before and After: Two Game-Changing Kitchen Renovations by a Seattle Studio
SHED Architecture & Design doesn't shy away from the challenge of an extensive kitchen revamp.
 - 4 months ago
Step Aside, Subway Tile—Penny Tile Is the New Classic
Step Aside, Subway Tile—Penny Tile Is the New Classic
Both classic and graphic, penny tile is an impactful choice for the kitchen and bath, as these six examples show.
 - 6 months ago
7 Design Tips For a Chef-Worthy Kitchen
7 Design Tips For a Chef-Worthy Kitchen
If you have serious culinary chops and take pride in preparing meals that wow your family and friends, keep these tips in mind when designing or renovating your kitchen.
 - 4 months ago
What's the Most Overlooked Feature When Planning a Kitchen Renovation?
What's the Most Overlooked Feature When Planning a Kitchen Renovation?
We turned to our panel of Dwell Pros for the answer—here's what they said.
 - 5 months ago
Tile Talk: 5 Most Popular Shapes and How to Use Them
Tile Talk: 5 Most Popular Shapes and How to Use Them
We bring you the long and short (and round) of the typical shapes that tiles come in.
 - 5 months ago
Watch Out For These Two Kitchen and Bath Trends in 2018
Watch Out For These Two Kitchen and Bath Trends in 2018
For the rooms we agonize over most, Dwell presents a timely focus on velvety matte-black finishes and space-saving fixtures and appliances.
 - 5 months ago