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The average kitchen remodel costs a staggering ,856 — and high-end ones average ,909. But you don't need to shell out big bucks to make a big impact in an outdated kitchen.
Wallpaper is ideal for those living in rentals because it offers temporary updates.
These three processes can transform your old cabinets and make them look brand new.
"The average backsplash is between 10 and 40 square feet." His point: It's an easy-to-tackle area that won't break the bank.
"Even if you're spending a square foot, you're talking about a couple hundred bucks in tiles."Don't have the skills to install tile or cash for a contractor? Just make sure you pick up a semi-gloss, Kristy adds.
Display your favorite dishes and bowls to add a bit of interest to the room.4. Think of small appliances as decorative accessories.
An orange fridge might be too bold (and too expensive) for most homeowners.
Look for colorful options or Scott's favorite, a brushed nickel finish.But go nuts with everything else — like a cobalt toaster, or a cherry red mixer."These things are like jewelry for your kitchen," Scott says."Citrus-like colors — orange, yellow and green — look great in a kitchen," she says.3. "Replacing existing doors with glass-paneled ones looks like a major upgrade," Scott says.Opt for frosted glass, if you feel like your shelves aren't display-worthy. "If I'm painting a room light gray, I'd add an accent wall that's two shades deeper."5. If you're irked by your kitchen's decades-old light fixture, replace it with a colorful pedant.