Designing Around Black & White Checkerboard Kitchen Floors
I’m going to be moving into a house with black and white checkered kitchen floor tiles and have been getting inspiration from around the web. Check out what I’ve found after the jump…I’ve found that this contrasty versatile ground can meld into everything from classic country, pop rockabilly, or super modern. Since you are starting with a simple yet dramatic palette and pattern it lends itself well to really emphasize an accent color.
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Before: A 1950s kitchen was feeling dull, drab, and, well, like it was from another era. Time to rethink every inch. A $14,000 investment–and the ingenuity to integrate new with old–brought this kitchen into modern times. After: 1.