Remote control or push of a button opening the cabinets is a great idea. It will really save the life of the cabinet keeping it clean. When you open with you hands the cabinets around the handles get soiled easily and it's difficult getting that clean..
Trends in cabinet style have evolved greatly in recent years—and thank goodness! The exuberantly carved, embellished look of the nineties is gone, and a more tailored and restrained effect has moved in. The most popular style at the moment is warm contemporary, a term that implies little carved detail, no patterns, flat doors, and a balanced composition of colors and shapes. Lately a new hybrid style has emerged— transitional design—a harmonious blend of the simple, modern lines of contemporary with the classic design elements of the traditional.