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Beautiful Modern Farmhouse Kitchen Design in North Tonawanda, NY

Homeowners in North Tonawanda, NY nurtured a vision of eliminating the wall dividing their kitchen and dining room, aspiring to craft an expansive, contemporary farmhouse kitchen. With Kitchen Advantage, renowned for its expertise and innovative approach, they discovered the perfect partner to bring their modern farmhouse kitchen dreams to vibrant life.

Kitchen Design Project Details

  • Client Profile: Residential Homeowner
  • Location: North Tonawanda, NY (Niagara County)
  • Client Goal(s) for Project: Remove the wall between the kitchen and dining room to create an open kitchen with an angled peninsula for seating.
  • Designer: Lauren Orange
  • Kitchen Style: Modern Farmhouse Kitchen (remodel)
  • Specific Challenges: Find a place for countertop seating in a space that does not have enough room for an island.
  • Solution: An angled island allowed for seating without closing in the kitchen.
  • Cabinet Details: Maple, Framed construction, Flat Panel door style, Laminate finish
  • Storage Solutions: Deep Drawer Organizers, Pull-Out Trash Bins
  • Countertop Details: Quartz material, Calacatta Laza White color, Eased (straight) edge treatment
  • Products UsedAristokraft Brellin WhiteMSI Calacatta Laza White Quartz

The Modern Farmhouse Style: Merging Tradition and Modern Design

The modern farmhouse aesthetic was the key influence in this project. This style is an eclectic mix of modern and rustic, blending the charm of a traditional farmhouse kitchen with contemporary conveniences. To give the kitchen a modern farmhouse look, we used a combination of rustic wood, metal accents, and bright white cabinets.

Solution-Oriented Design Approach

The challenge was to create a dream kitchen with countertop seating but with limited space for an island. The solution was a design innovation – an angled peninsula. This created enough room for seating, while not encroaching on the kitchen’s open floor plan.

Storage and Functionality

To maintain the farmhouse kitchen classic feel and streamline functionality, we implemented smart storage solutions like deep drawer organizers and pull-out trash bins. The cabinets, from Aristokraft’s Brellin collection, infused the place with a modern farmhouse charm.

Modern Farmhouse Kitchen Design North Tonawanda NY

The Perfect Countertops

The countertops were a crucial element in this project. We opted for a Calacatta Laza White Quartz material which exudes a sense of elegance and complements the white cabinets. This choice helped us maintain a streamlined look while not compromising on durability or functionality.

Frequently Asked Questions

What makes a modern farmhouse look? A modern farmhouse look is achieved by blending traditional farmhouse elements with modern design accents, such as white cabinets, wood accents, metal fixtures, and streamlined countertops.

What is the difference between farmhouse style and modern farmhouse? Traditional farmhouse style leans more towards rusticity, while modern farmhouse incorporates contemporary elements and finishes, offering a balance of comfort and sophistication.

What kind of furniture is in a modern farmhouse? Modern farmhouse furniture includes items that offer a blend of function and aesthetics. This can include reclaimed wood tables, white painted cabinets, industrial-style stools, and fixtures with clean lines.

What color is modern farmhouse? The color palette of a modern farmhouse is typically neutral, with a focus on white, beige, and gray, often offset by natural wood and metal accents.

What color cabinets are farmhouse style? Farmhouse style cabinets are usually painted in light colors, predominantly white, to create a bright and airy atmosphere.

How do you decorate a modern farmhouse? Decorating a modern farmhouse involves incorporating a mix of rustic and modern elements. Key features include neutral color palettes, natural materials, industrial-inspired accents, and vintage pieces.

About Kitchen Advantage Kitchen Design

Kitchen Advantage has been designing and supplying custom kitchen since 1992. Our professional designers have over 50 years combined design experience. Stop by our East Amherst, NY showroom or schedule an appointment today to see why so many in places like Lockport and Pendleton (Niagara County) prefer to shop for cabinets and countertops with us.