For a default but still stylish finish, choose stainless steel for your cabinet hardware. It's easy to clean, bright and comes in many different styles, so you can't go wrong with stainless steel. Ease of use is important in a high traffic and often used bathroom or kitchen, and this is where stainless steel is perfect for the job. Stainless steel cabinet hardware looks great in modern and ultra modern kitchens, and often comes in collections with sleek and edgy designs. The shade of the finish can vary from brand to brand.