To show off the full backsplash, bright white linear cabinets with up-lift hinges were used. This provides easy access to kitchenware while adding a modernized look to the space. The entire space is tied together with warm, gray wooden floors. Using the real thing as opposed to wood like tile brings an or- ganic touch to what otherwise could be a sterile space. ◆ Melissa Roche Amos is a Las Vegas- based interior designer and owner of Parlor 430. With an eye for designing homes with that “I-want-to-live-here” look, she is passionate about design and DIY rebuilds. She recently won the HGTV reality show Brother vs. Brother. You can reach Melissa at 702-758-4303.