subway tile + open shelves (wood tones warm up grays). dark grout, gray floor tile For kitchen, lighten cabinets to match open shelves tones, add white subway tile w grey grout and keep grey paint on wall. Consider wood tile instead of hardwood floor.
H is for the Home: A piece of furniture like this is the sole reason I want to have a mud room/laundry room. Love the top storage - could replace knick knacks on top w/ large baskets for off season stuff.
Rustic Wine Rack Reclaimed Wood Handmade Primitive Barnwood --> Perry could make me one of these for the dining room wall, love it. We are not big wine drinkers but a place to put our spirits - we could modify it somewhat.