2018 Kitchen Trends

As homeowners know, trends change on a yearly basis. This often makes it difficult to choose the best options for your kitchen, whether you just moved into your new home or you are preparing your home for sale. It can be difficult to keep up with all of trends, so our stagers put together this list of their favorite kitchen trends for 2018:

Black Appliances
Black appliances is becoming the “new white” for those who are prepared to push design boundaries. In the past, designers often preferred to hide appliances from sight. This year, they are making them a feature statement in the kitchen. Modern appliances are made to highlight their beauty, not only their functionality.

Golden Accents
Rose gold, brass, and copper finishes are back and here to stay on hardware, appliances and accessories. Warm finishes bring a homey luxury and mix well with many cabinet colors. Also good to know, mixing metals in the kitchen is also on trend, so there is no need to replace all your metal finishes to be on trend.

Composite Sinks
The porcelain and stainless steel sinks that we have seen for years will make way for alternative materials like stone, copper, and concrete. The newest idea may be the composite sink, made of the same material as the countertop (such as composite quartz or granite), which creates a seamless look and simplifies cleaning and maintenance.

Open Shelving
Swapping out upper cabinets for open shelving is growing in popularity. They work well in small and large kitchens. They make a small kitchen feel larger and to make a decorative statement in larger kitchens.

Patterned Floor Tiles
Wood floors are great in kitchens, but if you are looking for the perfect blend personality and durability, use patterned floor tiles. For maximum impact, pair patterned floor tiles with a plain backsplash.

Wood Contertops
Wood kitchen counters are another popular trend this year. Wood creates old-world charm and a less utilitarian aesthetic. Wood counters feel like furniture, which visually enhances the kitchen making it feel like more than just a place to cook.

If you are unsure what updates to make when selling your house, remember complimentary staging with all of our listings to help you get TOP DOLLAR when selling your home. Call us today @ 480-500-1738

Tags:

Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Search in posts
Search in pages

Ready to talk? Call us today.

480-500-1738
  • #1 AZ Real Estate Team

  • Best REALTOR® In The Valley 2017

    - Nominee

    Finalists will be announced in October 2016

  • Top Ranked Real Estate Team

    - Phoenix Business Journal

    2015, 2016

  • Top 10 Buyer’s Agent

    - by Sales Volume

    Homes & Land Magazine 2015, 2016

  • Top 10 Producing Agent

    - by Sales Volume

    Homes & Land Magazine 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

  • Top 1% of REALTORS®

    - in Maricopa County by Sales Volume

    Arizona Regional MLS 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016

  • Real Estate Agent of the Year

    - Finalist

    AZ Business Magazine – 2014

  • #1 Real Estate Team

    - in Arizona

    Ranking Arizona – 2014

  • #1 Agent by Sales Volume

    - in Arizona

    Realty One Group, North Scottsdale Office -2015, 2016 Realty One Group, Scottsdale Office - 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 Realty One Group, National - April 2014

  • Gold Zone Award

    - in Arizona

    Realty One Group, National - 2014, 2015, 2016

  • Real Trends

    (National REALTOR® Rankings)

    Best Real Estate Agents in America 2014

See More
  • Date: 07/18/2019

    Source: Gmail

    I'd like to take this opportunity to tell you how happy we are with Terri as our realtor! She did an excellent job helping us find - Read More

  • Date: 07/08/2019

    Source: Zillow

    Sharon was a delight to work with. She was very responsive and was able to get our house on the market in a very short - Read More

  • Date: 07/08/2019

    Source: Zillow

    Elise helped us purchase a house in Glendale. Our daughter is going to start at Midwestern University, and we happen to see a house very - Read More

  • Date: 07/02/2019

    Source: Zillow

    Trish has great knowledge of all surrounding areas. She is always looking out for her client’s interests. Her helpful suggestions have been of great benefit. - Read More

  • Date: 06/27/2019

    Source: Zillow

    Ilene is the best realtor I ever met! At first, she is a very patient realtor. My budget was low but she did not show - Read More

See More