5 Affordable Ways to Remodel Your Kitchen
There is an attractive kitchen design that is sure to make your old kitchen look new, but you think that going ahead with it would be an expensive venture. This is not true always. You can keep well within your tight budget and also revamp your kitchen. Following are the five affordable ideas that you can use to remodel your kitchen.
- Paint Your Kitchen
Paint is always the easiest way and most inexpensive way to change the look of your kitchen. If your kitchen has shabby whites and off-whites all over, it is time for you to change them. Choose a paint that will allow you to wipe off the stains. You can save a lot of money by painting it yourself. Choose bright and warm colors like burnt orange, yellow, honey and give your kitchen a new look Painting the whole kitchen can be expensive. So, you can paint one wall and get interesting artifacts and frames for another wall. The one painted wall will give your kitchen a new edge.
- Make Changes To The Cabinet
As you already know, cabinets for kitchen are very expensive. If you must change the way your cabinets look, then instead of changing the whole cabinet, make small changes. You can change the front door of the cabinet if it has become gummy and faded. This will not be very expensive. You can also polish and give it a fresh coat of paint or a new vinyl finish. For your recessed panel, remove the center and replace it with stained or textured glass.
- Change The Counter tops
Replacing your old, faded counter tops with granite or quartz tops is not a budget-friendly idea. If you want a high-end look for your counter tops, then the easiest way to do it would be to use laminate. Yes, they are not easy to maintain and can be damaged by knives, but it hardly costs much and if you try to maintain them carefully, they will last a long time. Another option is the use of ceramic tiles. These have a wide variety of colors and patterns, like the laminate, and can also give your kitchen a face-lift.
- Revamp Your Storage Space
Your kitchen may look very monotonous with the rows of kitchen cabinets all around it. You can revamp your kitchen by removing some of the closed cabinets and replacing them with open cabinets and shelves. Use the wood from the old cabinets to make the new storing areas. The change in the kitchen layering, will immediately transform your kitchen’s look.
- Change The Hardware
The easiest and cheapest way to change the way your kitchen looks, would be to change the knobs and handles of your cabinets and drawers. This will give these a new look. You can shop for cheap knobs and handles form any furnishing shops, thrift stores or flea market.
Now you know, that unlike what you had thought, kitchen remodeling is not an expensive venture at all.
6. Appliance Repairs
Having an appliance, big or small break can be costly to replace. Consider having a professional do your Appliance Repairs and save both money and time.