Gray flooring is one of the most popular flooring options when it comes to high-traffic areas or any places that easily get exposed to any dirt, such as the kitchen or basement. And that’s why we often see homeowners using gray flooring – whether it’s gray wood floors, gray tile floors, or even gray concrete flooring for those parts of their home.
Another great benefit of using gray flooring is it comes with natural versatility that makes it easy to blend inside any decor style and compliment any furniture colors.
However, this versatility often leads to confusion for most homeowners. Too many options can make choosing interior elements becomes overwhelming and tricky. To help you with this, in this post, we will share some of the best kitchen cabinet colors that based on our experiences works really well with gray flooring.
Some of the ideas here work great as a contrasting color, while the others pair beautifully to complement the gray floors. Without further ado, here they are :
7 Best Cabinet Colors for Kitchen with Gray Flooring
A lot of people may choose white cabinet because of its simplicity, but the truth is, it’s way more than that. White cabinets can make the kitchen looks sleek and clean, and psychologically, can make your cooking time become much more enjoyable.
White cabinets can go to whichever decorating style that you want, from classic style to ultra-modern kitchen. When going together with the neutral gray floors, the white kitchen cabinet will stand out beautifully and makes it looks even better.
Slate Blue Cabinets
For you who want to have a bit of connection between the floors and the cabinets without making them look monotonous and awkward, then this shade can be a perfect choice for you.
Slate blue had a strong gray undertone, and it’s become very essential to help make it blend harmoniously with the gray floors, while at the same time, a hint of light blue hue makes them easily distinguishable.
If you are using any gray flooring with a light tone for your kitchen, then darker gray or charcoal cabinets can works really well. This combination can produce a huge amount of contrast while at the same time looks perfectly flawless.
The different layers of gray between the cabinets and the floors will also create a stunning, elegant monochromatic display. To make it even better, add some artificial lighting to create dramatic visual looks for your kitchen cabinets.
Light Sage Cabinets
One of the most common problems inside any room that is dominated by gray elements is that it may lack of freshness. And obviously, the easiest solution to fix this is by incorporating some green into the color scheme.
However, mixing green and gray is not an easy task, as most green shades don’t go along really well with gray, except for any green shades that had a bit of gray undertone in them, such as this light sage.
As you can see in the picture above, the light sage cabinets instantly bring a fresh and natural ambiance to the kitchen, but still looks in harmony with the gray tile floors.
Royal Blue Cabinets
Glam and elegance are two very different styles that will create an astonishing result when used together. And this is what you can achieve when combining the elegant gray floors with glamorous royal blue cabinets.
You can further enhance this combo by incorporating some gold accents into this scheme.
Light Blue Cabinets
This is another great blue shade that can be a great cabinet color option for any kitchen with gray flooring. The light blue cabinet will easily make any kitchen looks soft, airy, and tranquil, thus, you will love to spend a lot of your time there.
However, we find that these particular cabinet colors only work great with light to medium tone gray. So, avoid using it if you are using any darker shade of gray for your flooring.
Black Kitchen Cabinets
Gray and black is the new black and white. This elegant combo will instantly turn any boring kitchen into bold and elegant ones. A perfect option for you who want to create an ultra-modern kitchen. In an open-space concept, this kind of kitchen will stand out and easily attract everyone’s attention.
For maximum results, bring some metallic accents such as chrome or silver to your cabinets.
Alternatively, you can combine this cabinet with a shiny, glossy white marble countertop or backsplash to make the black cabinets stand out even more in a stylish way.