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Tackling a kitchen renovation is an exciting task, but it can be quite an undertaking for a few reasons. One of the biggest challenges is all the decisions that need to be made. For example, what kind of kitchen cabinets do you want? Do you want to change the layout in the kitchen or keep it the same? Would you prefer something more modern or something more traditional? There is a seemingly endless list of things to consider when planning a new kitchen.

One of the wisest choices when undertaking a kitchen remodel in Utah is to future-proof your kitchen. In other words, no one wants to make their kitchen look like a time capsule after a few years. Leaning heavily into what’s trendy now will guarantee your kitchen looks dated in just a few short years. However, incorporating timeless finishes will help your kitchen look beautiful and classic for years to come. At Aspire, we are experts in kitchen renovation in Salt Lake City and beyond. Here are some of our suggestions about how to create a truly timeless look for your new kitchen renovation.

Go Timeless with Your Kitchen Renovation for Greater ROI

Did you know that the average homeowner undergoes a kitchen renovation every 10 to 15 years? Upgrading your kitchen allows you to make the space more functional and inviting while increasing aesthetics. A kitchen remodel is one of the smartest investments to make for the return on investment, with the average ROI being around 80%.

While there are many decorating styles and trends to choose from, deciding to incorporate a timeless kitchen design will ensure that your kitchen will outlast any fads and be beautiful for you and potential homebuyers when it comes time to sell. After renovating countless kitchens in Utah, we’ve seen that timeless finishes help you enjoy your kitchen for longer; it’s why we always recommend you choose colors, materials, and fixtures carefully! Read on for suggestions about how to incorporate timeless finishes into your kitchen remodel. 

Classic Selections for Your Utah Kitchen Remodel

It’s easy to get caught up in current trends. After all, they’re beautiful and unique. But if you’re planning a kitchen remodel in Utah, try focusing on design and fixtures that will look great long term.


Choosing high-quality countertops may cost more upfront, but they will stand the test of time in the kitchen. Natural stones such as Marble, travertine, granite, and soapstone countertops are all classic, timeless options. Quartz and natural wood butcher blocks can also look beautiful in the kitchen. While there are many colors and patterns for each type of countertop, avoid busy designs. Stick with neutral colors with minimal designs.


Kitchen cabinetry trends come and go, but luckily, there are plenty of kitchen cabinet styles and colors that stand the test of time. Choosing cabinets made of natural materials in neutral colors, such as white cabinets or natural wood cabinets, keep your kitchen looking classic and fresh. Shaker-style cabinets are one of the most timeless cabinet styles, which is why you’ll see them in many kitchens. They’re also versatile and fit into many kitchen designs. 

Fixtures and finishes

Light fixtures and finishes such as cabinet knobs are simple, easy ways to make a compelling statement in the kitchen. They’re also often the easiest to swap out. So while there are timeless fixture finishes, such as stainless steel, chrome, or brass, it’s safe to choose fixtures and finishes that are a little more trendy. They’ll still look great for years, and they’re easy to swap out if you want a quick refresh. 


There are plenty of beautiful appliances out there, but not all are timeless. Stainless steel appliances always look great and will look stunning for many years to come. Or, consider splurging on panel-ready appliances, which blend seamlessly with your cabinetry and obscure “trendy” appliances. 

Accessories and more

Here’s your chance to bring some fun personality to the kitchen. Art, textiles, and kitchen accessories help express your individuality while making your kitchen beautiful. Add some of your favorite photographs, and kitchen-themed vintage finds. Adding accessories that have value and personal meaning will always be timeless in a kitchen.

Contact Aspire Construction for the Highest Quality Salt Lake City Kitchen Remodeling

For your Salt Lake City kitchen remodel, trust Aspire Construction. Let us help you create a kitchen that will be a welcoming space for all of your family memories for years to come. Not only do we help you create a kitchen that utilizes space and resources efficiently, we’ll create a welcoming appearance that will make everyone feel at home. We are a general contractor who offers kitchen remodeling in Salt Lake City and many cities across Salt Lake County, Utah County, and Davis County. Contact us today to get started on your dream kitchen remodel in Utah.