When designing your kitchen, you'll always need to plan for your workspace, and granite countertops are probably one of the most popular choices. Marble in the kitchen looks sleek, sophisticated and stylish enough to stand the test of time. But, when you're planning your granite countertop, there are plenty of colours to choose from to suit a modern space, something a bit more eclectic and even the rustic home. Let's have a look at these 20 amazing modern kitchens for tips and tricks to enhance your home. Marble or granite kitchens are durable and elegant, so let's be inspired.
Contrasting colours usually works quite well in the kitchen. The black stained wood cabinets are the perfect balance against the granite countertop.
Granite countertops shouldn't be the only means of drawing attention to decor in the modern kitchen, these lovely wall tiles above the counter are equally attractive.
Beyond the strength and durability of granite worktops, this material is also available in a variety of shades. If you have chosen furniture in light wood colour, you can combine it with a sand-coloured countertop.
Granite countertops are also versatile enough to be paired with darker wooden hues too. This dark grey is an ideal complementary shade.
Since the kitchen is supposed to be creative space, how about a vibrant shade of red to decorate the countertop. Include granite and your kitchen will look amazingly modern too.
Redwood can be combined with a light-coloured granite countertop for a classic kitchen style, which is practical and functional.
This kitchen exudes elegance and sophistication and the addition of a marble countertop in this kitchen ensures that it will last a lifetime.
Granite can be used throughout kitchens to enhance and decorate, this counter is made entirely of the durable material.
White kitchens look chic and cosy, but with the grey hue of granite for the worktop, the design is complete.
Open plan living spaces or modern homes often mean an eating area is vital in the kitchen. Here we see a kitchen island that is neatly fitted with a dining area, essential for those quick meals.
If you are looking for a kitchen with a sensational design, this example is perfect for you. The marble draws attention to the central island and wraps around the space in wonderful detail.
An excellent way to enhance the aesthetic aspect of the use kitchen and granite is by not limiting it to the countetop, here we see it being used instead of tiles on the wall.
The light granite countertop softens the rest of the décor, while the cabinets and drawers are decorated in a dark walnut hue, making this kitchen pretty and charming.
You don't have to stick with just one colour for your cabinets, opt for white and brown doors and enhance your kitchen with a reddish toned granite countertop.
Wood, granite and white furniture are the main ingredients of this awesome layout and design.
Grey may dominate this kitchen, but it's the marble kitchen island and linear design that makes it eye-catching.
Cook up a storm in this exquisite kitchen that includes modern design, clean lines and an eclectic splash of red for that personal touch.
U-shaped kitchens tend to offer a collected and practical space. This one is bathed in natural light, and one of its distinguishing features is the double height of a granite countertop.
Black and grey are the most common colours of granite countertops and this kitchen also incorporates them into the rest of the furniture.