Contemporary & Modern Kitchen Design in MD, DC & Northern VA
The type of style and design are the most important elements of designing your kitchen. If you like clean, smooth lines, flat edges, and minimal detailing, then modern—or contemporary—kitchens are your perfect match. Our award-winning designers will transform your existing kitchen into a contemporary or modern space that matches your home.
Modern kitchen remodels and renovations are exceptionally popular in Washington, DC, and the surrounding Maryland and Virginia areas, and for good reason. Modern kitchens are the epitome of sophistication and glamour, and modern design can be seen in hotels and restaurants all over the area. The contemporary designs of modern kitchens look great in any type of home—from condos and row houses in Washington, DC, to single-family homes in the Maryland suburbs and estates in Northern Virginia.
To learn more about contemporary and modern kitchen design, contact us online or call 301-363-4064 today!
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What Are the Characteristics of a Modern Kitchen Design?
Modern and contemporary kitchens are two distinct styles—modern kitchens feature design from the modernist movement, and contemporary kitchens are designed using whatever styles are currently popular. Currently, contemporary kitchens have modern elements that feature minimal clutter, clean lines, and streamlined surfaces. They bring in ideas and inspiration from the modernist movement, but today’s modern kitchens can include a few traditional aspects to make the space more livable. Additional characteristics of modern design include:
- A monochromatic color scheme: Simple color schemes that only feature one or two colors is a trademark of the modern design movement. Bright pops of red, yellow, and blue are trending in modern kitchen design, but some modern kitchens use a darker wood for cabinets and white everywhere else.
- Clean, simple lines: You won’t find any detailed curves in modern kitchen design. Most contemporary kitchens you’ll find do incorporate a bit of old-word comfort, but if you’re looking for a strictly modern design, you should avoid any intricate details and go for simple shapes.
- Stainless steel appliances: Most modern and contemporary kitchens feature stainless steel—sometimes white—appliances.
- Sleek cabinets and drawer pulls: Modern and contemporary kitchens feature flat-faced cabinets that seem to flush seamlessly with the walls. Overlay slab panel door and drawer fronts are popular, and fussy, hyper-detailed pulls are a “don’t.” Stick with simple and sleek.
Custom Cabinetry for Contemporary or Modern Kitchens
Custom kitchen cabinetry is what will set your kitchen apart from your neighbors. Modern kitchens are extremely popular, so you don’t want your guests to comment that they have the exact same cabinets as you! Having modern kitchen cabinets designed specifically for your space will help eliminate clutter—one of the “dos” of modern and contemporary kitchen design—and streamline your look.
Whether you’re remodeling or renovating your kitchen in Maryland, Northern Virginia, or Washington, DC, having a modern design that is as unique as you are will make all the difference in the world. Our designers are experts at transforming your lifestyle, wants, and must-haves into your dream contemporary kitchen. There’s no one better than the Jack Rosen team to interpret your style and personality and work to produce a custom modern kitchen design that will be the pride and joy of your home. The design team remains with you throughout the entire project, making tweaks if unexpected problems come up.
Schedule a Contemporary or Modern Kitchen Remodel in MD, DC, or Northern VA
To view our styles and design work first-hand, come visit our showroom in Rockville, MD. We’ll be happy to walk through all of our designs and help you find the contemporary or modern kitchen that’s perfect for you.
If you’re ready to schedule a consultation and make the first step toward your dream contemporary or modern kitchen in the DC metro area, contact us online or call 301-363-4071 today!
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