Contemporary kitchen design is in for 2014, according to the National Kitchen and Bath Association’s latest style report.
That’s contemporary as in simple, clean and minimal.
The association asked 420 designers what they predict homeowners will want in their kitchens this year. The resounding answer was a space with less ornamentation, simple style and neutral colors.
Designers also say useful features that blend in seamlessly with the design (such as pull-out and touch-activated faucets) are more in demand than ever.
Here is a roundup of what to expect this year.