So it is always refreshing to me when I see someone mixing things up, without using granite or stainless. The kitchen cabinets in the above photo are custom but they are done in a mint green, the hardware and fixtures are brass and the trim is in oak with oak stools. The one wall adorns wallpaper with an Arts & Crafts feel, the refrigerator and dishwasher are covered with matching panels. The built in ovens do show metal, but it adds to the nice blend of differences. The wood adds warmth that is inviting and looks like someone actually would use it.
Updating your kitchen always adds value to your home when done with care. When updating consider how long you plan to live in the home. If you are completing the upgrade just to sell, then you want the improvements to give the kitchen a fresh clean feel, yet using a minimal approach. If you plan on staying for many years, then go ahead and think about the little added touches that will make the kitchen say it is all yours.
For more ideas about remodeling your kitchen, what you should do when selling and what you should not do, then give me a call 315-719-8377. I want to make sure that your kitchen is “picture perfect” when home buyers are looking at it and to also sell it quickly. Let’s chat…mstgeorge@Nothnagle.com