Is your kitchen feeling dull or plain? Maybe just completely outdated?
If you aren’t ready to completely demolish your kitchen and start from the ground up, check out these five easy kitchen upgrades that will definitely bring life into your kitchen.
Install Extra Lighting
Light can real open up a space. Adding under-cabinet lighting is not only functional, but very classy. Having your kitchen lit up with an under-glow effect will keep your kitchen light and bright, day or night, without being blinding! (They are great for those late night glasses of water). There are many options of under-cabinet lighting out there: plug-in, battery operated, and hard wired. No matter which way you go, it will definitely be a great upgrade to your home and kitchen.
Reface Your Cabinets
There is always the option of cabinet refacing. This will be the most dramatic change that can be done in a kitchen without entirely gutting it. The process can be found on my previous blog here. This is a great, cost effective option that only takes a few days and makes a huge impact!
Add New Hardware
The easiest way to change up your kitchen without investing much time or money, is by installing new hardware. Hardware alone can completely change the style of your kitchen. Adding different pendent lighting to match can change your kitchen from drab to fab in the blink of an eye.
Add a Wine Rack
A wine rack is both practical and a beautiful display that adds character. A wine rack can be almost anywhere, but it is very popular to install them at a wet bar or the end of your kitchens island.
Install Cabinet Crown Molding
Cabinet crown molding a great quick way to upgrade! If you have basic carpentry skills, it is also a very DIY project. It can make “cookie cutter” kitchens look expensive and custom.