The rich wall paint in this kitchen highlights the gray veins of the marble, and a flea market chandelier warms up the space.
This kitchen gets additional warmth from cherry counters, an antique island, gingham-check wallpaper, and an apron sink.
Look for colorful options or Scott's favorite, a brushed nickel finish.
But resist the temptation to get something too personal or cutesy.
In this kitchen, cream-colored custom kitchen cabinets lighten the space and add contrast to the steel stove. To indulge the splurge on marble countertops, these homeowners saved elsewhere by keeping the original room layout and plumbing as is.
Off-the-shelf cabinets and inexpensive tile also helped cut costs.