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Current Kitchen Design Trends Warm Modern Cabinets of the Desert

Current Kitchen Design Trends

Beyond Bland: A Look at Current Kitchen Trends Picture this: Your kitchen isn’t a sterile white box, but a vibrant mix of natural textured cabinets mixed with the warmth of creamy quartz countertops. Sunlight streams through oversized windows, illuminating the aerodynamic range hood, its sleek lines punctuating a warm and modern space. This kitchen is designed for both enjoying quiet morning coffee and hosting friends and family for celebrations. This kitchen’s design tells a story of serenity, warmth, and welcome.  This year, kitchens are ditching all-white monotony and embracing a new, warm, modern aesthetic. According… 

Modern Oasis Full Kitchen Cabinets of the Desert

Harmonious Modern Oasis 

Mid-tone Natural Cabinets Create a Sense of Serenity For this full-house cabinetry installation, the designer specified the Maralunga panel in Sable by Cleaf. This durable laminate panel displays a warm and realistic natural wood texture to ground the creamy whites of the flooring and backsplash. The matte black fixtures and hardware provide further textural contrast. For a cohesive design, the cabinetry is the same throughout the home, including the central kitchen and island, a dining room bar, the baths, the laundry area, and the foyer. This nature-based combination is dynamic and serene at the same… 

Modern European Kitchen Cabinets by Cleaf

Modern European Kitchen Cabinets

European Kitchen Cabinets Bring Beauty and Function to Your Home European-style cabinets are a perfect choice for your kitchen design. They balance a clean, chic aesthetic with durable functionality. There are many cabinet door styles to choose from that will suit your contemporary, modern, or transitional style kitchen design. We have created this blog as a guide to some of the most asked questions about choosing European cabinets for your home. You will find a definition, an overview of available materials and finishes, and design ideas for your new kitchen.  What are European Kitchen Cabinets?… 

Transitional Style Kitchen Cabinets La Quinta at Cabinets of the Desert

 Transitional Style in La Quinta

Classic White Shaker Cabinetry with Black and Grey Accents This La Quinta project is a new home build and included installing cabinetry in the kitchen, baths, pantry, laundry room, and Casita kitchenette. Classic white Shaker cabinets paired with gray flooring, clean white walls, and decorative graphic accent tiles, make this transitional design timeless.

White Kitchen

Entertainer’s Paradise in Rancho Mirage

Full Home Cabinetry Installation The new owner of this 6,450 sq ft expanded ranch home refreshed and fully updated all the finishes throughout. Cabinets of the Desert installed a clean white painted updated shaker, Bellmont Cabinet Co.’s Matisse cabinet door, for the chef’s kitchen, attached pantry, breakfast seating area, and detached Casita. For the TV, built-in bar and desk, and floating accent shelving we used a Cleaf laminate product – Tyburn – a warm greige neutral with a texture inspired by oak wood to blend with the oak plank flooring used throughout the home.

Custom White Shaker Kitchen Cabinets - Cabinets of the Desert

White Kitchen Cabinets

How to Choose the Perfect White Kitchen Cabinets As you plan your kitchen remodel, you may be wondering, “Are white kitchen cabinets a good idea?” In the ever-changing world of kitchen design, white cabinetry is a classic choice. It is both neutral and versatile.  Whether your taste is for a sleek modern look, modern farmhouse, or traditional style, white cabinetry effortlessly adapts, transcending trends. In this blog, we’ll help you decide if white kitchen cabinets are the right choice for your home. You will learn how to incorporate them into your kitchen design and tips… 

Modern White Shaker Cabinets Design Trends 2023 Cabinets of the Desert

2023 Kitchen Design Trends 

2023 Kitchen Design Trends  According to the 2023 Houzz Kitchen Trends Study, homeowners are still investing in kitchen remodeling. Cost-effective, sustainable choices, custom or semi-custom cabinets, and integrated and high-tech appliance purchases are all on the rise. If you are ready to remodel your kitchen, read on for some timely and timeless design advice to help you choose the perfect kitchen cabinets, appliances, and materials. Kitchen Cabinet Door Styles– Modern Classics Classic Shaker Style cabinet door styles have been around for over 200 years and will always be a timeless choice, but we are seeing… 

Pull Out Trash solutions Cabinets of the Desert

Kitchen Cabinets – Trash & Recycling Solutions

Kitchen Cabinets – Trash & Recycling Solutions    What are Pull Out Trash Cans? Modern kitchen designs will account for under-counter trash and recycling disposal. This is usually done with an under-counter pull-out waste system containing dual trash and recycle containers in a single cabinet close to the dishwasher and food prep area. However, some kitchen owners prefer separate trash and recycle containers in different cabinets if space allows. You slide the unit out by hand and toss in the garbage. Or one can also install a foot pedal release system. This is perfect if you… 

Pull Out Pantry Storage Solutions Cabinets of the Desert

Kitchen Cabinets – Pull Out Storage Solutions

Kitchen Cabinets-Pull Out Storage Solutions Pull Out Pantry Storage Solutions These days, kitchen cabinetry innovations include the cabinets’ interior storage capacity too. For example, if you do not have the space for a walk-in pantry, we now have ways for you to simulate a pantry by putting its contents in pull out racks. In fact, in a way, you get a better result. They certainly make better and more accessible use of the cabinet space than traditional shelves. You can work with your kitchen designer to determine placement for pull out pantry shelving inserts. Usually,… 

Appliance Garages Cabinets of the Desert

Appliance Garages – Clearing Kitchen Counter Clutter

Appliance Garages-Clearing Kitchen Clutter What is an Appliance Garage? An appliance garage is a customized countertop compartment within the kitchen cabinetry design that can come in many different configurations. Its purpose is to contain and conceal large kitchen appliances. Typically kitchens would feature a battery of appliances competing for counter space near an electrical outlet. Keeping your coffee maker, tea maker, microwave, toaster, mixer, or food processor behind closed doors reduces visual clutter in your kitchen. Nowadays, we are designing cabinetry and countertop compartments to provide permanent storage for frequently used appliances. These match the…