Wrought Iron from Benjamin Moore has become one of the most popular cabinetry colors but it's also used a lot on interior doors. It's a fantastic alternative to black because it has gray/brown in the base that diffuses the strong black.
Pewter travertine would blend perfectly into my Texas Pioneer Kitchen. The black stainless appliances will set off the stone in such a dramatic way. Looks like I selected the same picture as someone else entering the contest. I do like the stone tile.
INSIDE the laundry room instead of outside--hmmmmEPBOT: Make Your Own Sliding Barn Door - For Cheap! This would be perfect as a laundry room door, or a super cool bathroom door. Actually, that would give a huge amt of extra space in the bathroom.