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.
paint inside or outside of our cabinets? DIY - Colored Kitchen Cabinets Interiors using Sea Swell by Valspar Paint. Always think of outsides. What a nice way to change inside of cabinets with pop of color