Modern Kitchen Cabinets

Get the sleek, contemporary look you desire by exploring your options for modern kitchen cabinets.

Modern White Kitchen Cabinets

Modern White Kitchen Cabinets

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(C)2012 BRIAN KELLOGG PHOTOGRAPHY

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The term "modern" can mean different things to different people, but if you're in the market for modern kitchen cabinets, it probably means you're looking for a sleek, angular, updated look—as opposed to one of the more historical cabinet styles.

Modern Gray Kitchen Makeover

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Cozy Breakfast Nook

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Custom-Built Hutch

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Island Living

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Concrete Countertop

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Open Shelving

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Kitchen Lighting

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Easy Cabinet Update

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Brass Hardware

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Farmhouse Sink

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Faucet Flair

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Appliances: Save on Space and Cost

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Stainless Steel Refrigerator

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Dishwasher Instillation

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Carrera Marble Countertops

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Cohesive Backsplash

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Simple Stools

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In general, modern kitchen cabinets will be characterized by a sleeker, more angular design, with less ornamentation and a simpler, sleeker look overall. They may also feature bolder, less traditional colors, like deep reds or fluorescent yellows and greens.

In recent years, modern kitchen cabinet styles have been a reflection of the overall trend toward midcentury modern furniture, often featuring pieces with bold angles and curves.

Another feature of modern kitchen cabinet design is the mixing of materials. Whereas traditional kitchen cabinets are often exclusively wood, modern kitchen cabinets may combine materials like wood, laminate materials, glass and even metal for a more industrial feel.

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