The refrigerator blends in with the black cabinets of the kitchen.
Courtesy of SubZero


Gaining in popularity are relatively expensive 24-inch-deep built-ins, which fit right into a standard run of cabinets. Most models offer inter-changeable door panels to match surrounding cabinet doors. Others flaunt the "commercial" look, matching stainless steel with glass doors.

Because these units have compressor and condenser units mounted on top, they don't require dust-gathering gaps for ventilation; they also can be cleaned and serviced in place. One minus (besides the high price) is the relatively shallow interior.

New on the Web

Around The Web

Bold Style Calendar

Curtain Call

For affordable style in small spaces, think curtains. They can cover closets and shelves, conceal eyesores, and even... » See Full Calendar