Choosing the perfect countertop that fits the contemporary design of the kitchen is an important step that cannot be overlooked. The widely varied option of countertops available in the market can be overwhelming, that’s why we are here to give a few ideas of some contemporary kitchen countertop that might just fit for you.
White Quartz Countertop for Contemporary Kitchen
The sleek appearance of this contemporary kitchen is partly contributed by the white quartz countertop, a durable material that comes in a variety of colors and patterns, making it easier to incorporate into any kitchen décor theme. The high durability and low maintenance of quartz are just a few things that make it the second most popular countertop after graphite.
Stainless steel countertops are among the versatile option that coordinates very well with different materials, textures, or colors. We can see here, the stainless steel countertop on the wooden kitchen set – also with the help of the metal exhaust hood – has lent a hint of contemporary industrial style to the kitchen.
Contribute to the green movement by using the eco-friendly recycled countertop made of sustainable materials. The texture of the countertop varies depending on the material used, making for a wide variety of textures and colors to choose from. The durable and low maintenance black countertop have been decided to be the choice to complete the look of this kitchen set.
White Granite Countertop
The pristine white granite countertop would last a long time in this beautiful kitchen, thanks to its high durability. The kitchen is already beautiful by itself, but the addition of white granite countertop over the white cabinet gives a spotless and elegant look to the contemporary kitchen.
When choosing a countertop that matches the design of your contemporary kitchen, keep in mind the maintenance that it would require over time. This white soapstone countertop over the black cabinet will need a regular application of mineral oil to maintain its prime condition.
The textured wooden panel covering the kitchen cabinets is accentuated by the beige countertop with a subtle pattern, and the combination of both has endowed the kitchen with a warm and calm mood. The presence of functional metal equipment adds a little shimmer that brightens up the kitchen.
The noticeably patterned glimmer on the aluminum countertop surface counterbalanced the natural glow from the wooden kitchen cabinet. Metal surfaces make a great alternative for countertop with its high durability and easy cleaning, and when combined with wood it just simply becomes practical.
Glowing Countertop in Contemporary Kitchen
No need to worry about stumbling around in the kitchen at night, looking for a glass or a spoon, because this super awesome glowing countertop will light the kitchen for you. The glowing appearance of the countertop is made possible by the built-in LED lighting, which means that you can set it up with any color your prefer
The only downside of metal countertop is that it makes fingerprints and scratches looked very visible, but we sure that won’t be a problem for the frequently used kitchens that emphasizes more on functionality than appearance.
Honed Granite Countertop
Unlike the sleek polished granite, the matte finishing of the honed granite countertops adds depth to the kitchen cabinet. Known for its durability, the honed granite countertop is resistant to almost anything – from scratching to heat – and guaranteed to stay in your kitchen for a very long time as long as it’s sealed properly
Red Cabinet with Stainless Steel Countertop
For the heavy-duty kitchen frequently used on the daily – even hourly – basis to cook big meals, stainless steel countertop is the ultimate choice, as it’s the most hygienic countertop available and can be easily cleaned with a wipe. In this kitchen, the stainless steel countertop is combined with a sleek red counter, making for a very visually appealing look.
Wood countertops are most guaranteed to bring a naturally glowing warm look to the kitchen with plenty of benefits; one of them is its high heat-resistance, making it safe to place hot appliances on the surface after use. The tone of the wood material also plays an important role in deciding the look of your kitchen; the lighter tone brings casual and laid back appearance, while darker tone could be the primary option if you wish for a more formal and mature look like this particular kitchen.
Laminate Wooden Countertop
The kitchen is utilizing two different countertops for the counter. The cooking counter is lined with the stylish white quartz countertop and the kitchen island is wrapped by the laminate countertops with the dark wood pattern. The presence of both is unified by the sleek orange backsplash.
The original white kitchen counter is using a textured stone countertop, with the addition of glass serving counter. The extension glass countertop is sleek and has a streamlined look that comes with the benefit of being very adaptable to any kitchen décor theme.
Polished Granite Countertop
The dramatic contemporary industrial kitchen is incorporating wood and metal material with weathered finishing. The stainless steel kitchen island counters with polished granite countertop are illuminated by the low-hanging lighting fixture, emphasizing the strong industrial look of this kitchen.