When created a modern or contemporary kitchen design it is important to incorporate large spacious areas to allow for a functional area to prepare food and entertain while also keeping a modernistic feel. Another important thing to consider when designing a modern kitchen is the materials and color schemes you want to have. Stainless steels and blacks are popular and safe choices that allow for a sleek and minimalist appearance. Choosing only one or two colors and sticking with it creates a clean and uncluttered look that is more calming and aesthetically appealing. Having a room that is too busy will take away from the modern feel as well as distract a person from their required task in the kitchen. The kitchen flooring materials are an area of design styles that is overlooked and not considered by people, whether they are the homeowner or a guest.