Stainless steel has been the sought after appliance color for years. It has had a longer time in the spotlight than avocado green, black and white. When you think about it, it makes sense that stainless steel has lasted us all awhile. It pairs well with almost any cabinet and counter combination. It can blend right in or, stand out and look a bit more sleek. Why would anyone think that it would go out of style?
There is no doubt that stainless steel has some great attributes, however there are a couple of things to take into consideration when buying your new appliances.
Handprints and fingerprints will mark your stainless steel appliances
It will give your kitchen a bit of a metallic accent
Most stainless steel appliances are not magnetic
If you are reconsidering stainless steel, what are the other options? Appliance companies have been spending the past few years creating new colors, acknowledging that stainless may not stick around forever. Today's options include...
Black stainless steel
No one knows what the next big trend will be, but for now we have a lot of options.
Above: A slate colored fridge in one of our recent kitchen remodels.