Welcome to our feature gallery of kitchens with light and honey wood floors!
Kitchens are often the heart of the home. It’s where people eat, socialize, and cook; families thrive in the kitchen.
Kitchens should be cozy and inviting, but they are also a work space and cooking requires that you have plenty of light by which to prepare delicious dishes for friends and families.
One of the best ways to ensure this, especially in a small space, is to brighten up the room with light colors. But let’s face it: too much white can make a room feel stark and cold.
Alternatively, if you want dark or bold colors in your kitchen, how do you keep it from feeling too dark and enclosed without compromising your beautiful colors?
How can we solve this dilemma? We start by utilizing the opportunity that flooring provides!
Using light color wood floors will fill your kitchen with warm natural tones. These will reflect plenty of light and work to brighten up the space, small or large.
Wood floors can complement or contrast with cabinetry, or even assume the focus of the room. They can be smoothly colored or full of interesting texture and shades. Most of all, they impart a sense of timeless style in any kitchen.
Whether you’re remodeling your kitchen or simply looking to brighten things up, we have something here to influence your designs in a fantastic way.
Our hope is that you may enjoy these stunning kitchens as much as we do!
This bright kitchen’s wood floors complement the cabinetry and the tile used in the workspace of the kitchen well. The addition of plants helps to bring life to the space.
To balance out the use of dark cabinets and countertops, which look stunning, a light floor and ceiling were necessary to keep this kitchen from feeling too dark and enclosed.
This light, airy space is warmed up by the copper tones in the countertop and complemented by the floor and matching cupboards. Sage green is an excellent choice for an accent color.
The light floor used in this kitchen brings out the light shades of the countertop and backsplash and allows for the reddish color of the cabinetry to stand out.
The warm, yellow tone of the wood in this kitchen is offset by the use of stainless steel appliances and brushed nickel hardware. A standout granite countertop on the island adds immense detail.
The lovely pale wood in this kitchen makes the room feel incredibly bright and open. The singular tone covers everything from the flooring on up, punctuated by stainless steel appliances.
These warm wood floors ground the creamy cupboards and complement the china-blue backsplash scenery. A large island at center houses enough room for in-kitchen dining.
This rustic, woodsy kitchen’s floors bring out the pale tan tones of the granite countertops and brighten up the room considerably. Glass door cabinets punctuate the uniformly natural wood look.
The diagonal planking of this wood floor accents the angled countertops of this kitchen. The warm color of the cabinets brings out the warmth of the floor.
The beautiful knotty texture of this floor only stands out more with the use of white cabinets and cool grey granite counters. Dark wood dining furniture accents the palette perfectly.
The warm wood in this kitchen enhances the accent colors chosen. The use of full height cabinetry unifies the tone of the room.
This honey-colored floor adds to the cream accents and granite countertops of this kitchen while offsetting the darker wood of the cupboards. A slim island at center provides ample workspace along with storage and a built-in microwave.
The copper accent paneling on the doors enriches the warm tones of the cabinetry while the light floor complements the bar top and accent stonework.
This wider shot of the same kitchen showcases the openness of the room and shows how the warm cupboards draw the eye.
This neutral kitchen works well to accent the beautiful quality of the natural wood cabinetry and the varying tones of the flooring. Beige countertops and backsplashes connect expanses of natural wood.
This light floor balances the use of darker cabinetry and add a focal point to the open floor plan. The use of the white accent pillar brings the brightness of the rest of the room to the kitchen.
The warm honey-tones of this kitchen contrast with light granite countertops and matching backsplash. The use of chalkboards on the wall add a functional, fun touch.
This sharp kitchen utilizes the light wood floor, bright backsplash, and white countertops to coordinate and off-set the dark cabinets. The large island houses cabinetry, a range, and space for two diners.
This beautiful kitchen is reminiscent of ancient architecture. The lovely floor complements the color choices and balances the light stained wood paneling.
The white walls and similarly colored wood throughout this room allows the stainless steel appliances and accent counter tops to really pop.
Pale wood floors blend in with the neutral walls and allow the warm wood of the cabinets and matching dining furniture to take center stage in this expansive kitchen. Glossy black countertops add an interesting layer of contrast.
This stunningly designed kitchen utilizes pale colors and a bright wood floor to balance the dark exposed beams on the ceiling. The blue tones of the island and cabinetry complements the robin’s egg blue color of the walls.
Another shot of the same kitchen shows how the light cabinetry and flooring, with the help of ample windows, brightens the whole space.
The bright, simple kitchen is weighted by the use of dark cabinets. The tile backsplash behind the stove hood adds a beautiful focal point.
The warm cabinets in this kitchen complement the wood flooring, while everything is balanced by the dark countertops and stainless steel appliances.
The lovely warm kitchen is brightened up by the use of the light wood floor and pale walls. The addition of the matching stainless steel barstool is an interesting and fun touch.
The gorgeous natural wood of these dark cabinets complements the textures in the lighter wood flooring and give this a rustic, cottage feel without taking away from this classy kitchen.
This marvelous kitchen features beautiful granite countertops, warm wood cabinets, and a pale wood floor, all accentuated by black trim and hardware.
This clean-cut kitchen is brightened by the light wood floor and matching countertops. The warm bronze tones of the cabinetry are highlighted by recessed spotlights in the ceiling. A textured stone accent wall completes the look.
This lavish kitchen kicks it up a notch with glamorous pink granite counters and a brick-like backsplash. The warm wood of the cabinetry brings out the darker tones in the pale wood floors.
The golden color of these natural wood floors warms up the tone of the cabinets and accentuates the swirling texture of the countertops and backsplash.
The warm, sunny shade of this floor brightens the room from the bottom up and brings out similar notes in the cabinets. The large island with built in bookshelves dominates the center of the room.
This beautiful floor varies in shades and colors, bringing in hints of the cabinetry. The bright white half wall around the left side of the counter space helps to brighten the room considerably.
This open and airy kitchen utilizes bright, warm cabinets and a contrasting dark wood table to bring substance to the room. The wood floor is pale enough to maintain the light feeling of the room.
This bright kitchen utilizes the angled ceiling to add interest, while the countertops and warm wood floor add weight and help to ground this airy space.
The cheery, bright wood floor adds loads of color and interest to this lovely but neutral kitchen, accenting the cabinet color well. The leather-footed table with matching chairs and barstools adds a pop of darkness.
This narrow kitchen uses exposed beams to make it appear longer while the warm wood flooring runs across the room to create opposition and interest. The beautiful green granite counters add a lovely pop of color.
This small kitchen utilizes its space well with lots of white to make it appear larger that it is. The chocolate brown of the table and chairs complements the beautiful cabinets.
The light wood floors of this kitchen brighten the already warm space created by the cabinetry. The space appears larger with high cabinets, bright lights, and lots of windows.
These beautifully textured wood floors add to the cabinets and wood trim around the room. The use of sage green subway tiles as a backsplash accents the veins of pale green in the granite countertops.
This soft kitchen is brought color and interest by the warm reds of the wood floor, complementing the calm beauty of this minimalist space.
This honey wood floor is accented by the addition of a butcher’s block countertop on the center island. The white walls keep the room feeling bigger while the built-in hutch in green adds visual interest to the room.
This light wood floor brightens up the dark wood of these cabinets while accenting the rustic tenor of the room. Ornate, leather upholstered bar stools stand at the two-tiered island for in-kitchen dining.
This beautiful, warm wood floor adds color and interest to this lovely cool white kitchen. The large island features ample space for in-kitchen dining.
This warm, honey flooring adds bright color to this open room and complements the horizontal striping of the cabinets. The cool grey of the counters and appliances adds an industrial touch to the room.
The grey of this kitchen island contrasts the bright white of the cupboards while the backsplash adds a bit of color to the room. The light wood floor fills the space with a natural warmth.
This beautiful parquet floor complements the warm colors of this kitchen, including the terra cotta backsplash and toasty lighting. The addition of stainless steel appliances adds a cooling touch.
This beautiful, open kitchen boasts a high contrast look, with black and white walls and sleek lines. The lovely wood floors and copper pendent lights add color and warmth to the room.
The light wood of these floors and cabinets balances the bold wall colors and dark countertops. Large windows keep the room full of natural light.
The blanched wood of the cabinets adds a flash of brightness over the beautiful honey-colored flooring. White and natural wood dining set matches the tone perfectly.
The natural blonde wood of this floor accents the white cabinet, while contrasting the bright warm wood of the island. The recessed white ceiling adds some more interest to this beautiful room.
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