Most popular choices in a kitchen remodel

February 15, 2018

Redoing your kitchen? Wondering what the popular choice are these days? Houzz surveyed almost 2,000 homeowners who had recently renovated the kitchen, or are in the process, to see which styles are the most common/popular. This may be helpful if a kitchen renovation is on your list or if you plan to redo your kitchen before selling.

Most popular feature to upgrade in a kitchen:
Sinks come in second

Which color countertops are most often chosen:
White comes in second

Most popular countertop material:
Natural Stone and Engineered Quartz

Which floor material and color are most often chosen:
Hardwood, brown
Tile and gray come in second

What color cabinets are most popular:
White, with wood coming in a distant second

What style cabinets win out:
Simplicity reigns! Shaker and flat panel cabinets

White is the most popular choice, followed by multi-colored

What wall colors are common:
White & Beige


Now decorating is always a personal choice and everyone has their own taste.  But if you are undecided or are renovating to sell, it is helpful to know what people are currently selecting for their redesigns.

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