Utilizing black stainless steel appliances will enhance our kitchen charm with sophisticated modern metallic looking. In terms of color choices, the appearance is elegant, smooth, shiny and very easy to be paired with other colors. We can harmonize it with colors that are similar to dark colors, adjusting to different degrees of darkness. Or alternatively, we can make it contrast with the other parts in kitchen. Many things we can do with the colors on walls, cabinetry, backsplash, countertops and even our kitchen floor. For example we can apply the following color composition: Black appliances in line with black cabinetry, brighter backsplash as gray, white countertops and brown or wooden flooring.
Some other combinations for the use of black stainless steel appliances are dark brown for cabinetry, combined with brighter color gradations for other sections. Or, on the contrary, it even exposes two contrasting black and white colors to get the sensation of clean and white modern kitchen with luxury glossy black appliances. Of course, color is a matter of flavor and it determined by every person’s mind. However, the examples we have tried to explain above, may be considered and inspired to decide the right design and style.
Besides, the aesthetics are emphasized on color and appearance as stated above, black stainless steel appliances have some advantages such as fingerprint and smudge proof. Its smooth and glossy surface is very easy to clean. Even without the need of special polishes, only with warm water and soft cloth, color and luster will refresh like new. However, this material which is a black oxide coating on stainless steel is not scratch resistant. It is still a coating, if scratched will leave a mark showing a shiny contrasting color derived from a stainless underneath. But, we need no worry, we can ignore the weakness if our kitchen is not for a heavy duty, in other words it just an ordinary family kitchen. In addition, if we have kids try to advise not to play in kitchen and directed to other appropriate places.