"Kitchen Remodeling Ideas Hickory cabinets with built-up crown molding." Here are hickory cabinets with a light top and some interest in the backsplash (cabinets are also resting on oak floors, as are yous.
I love Spanish and Italian tile - Hand painted tiles on stair risers. These stair risers are covered with colorful Catalina style tiles, which combine glossy and matte finishes. This adds wonderful(Cool Designs Stairs)
Planning Your Kitchen: Five Tools for Layout - This can be used not only for designing a new kitchen, but to help you think through how a kitchen would work for you in an existing house that you may be considering for purchase! I like the U and the Island