It can be said that the kitchen is the most important room in the house. The kitchen is the most often used room and you spend most of your time in the kitchen, either preparing foods for family or guests or just sipping coffee in the counter table with old friends. Besides the living room, the kitchen is also a place that is often used to entertain the guests. Some say that upgrading the kitchen significantly can increase the value of the home. Renovating the kitchen in total requires a big budget. But, there are many other ways to update and renovate the kitchen without the need to spend a lot of money.
Refresh the kitchen wall
A new wall color can make the kitchen look very different. A dirty wall will make the kitchen look outdated, even though you wipe down your kitchen wall regularly. Try adding some colors on your kitchen wall. Colors greatly affect the look of the kitchen. If the color of your kitchen is white, why don’t you try changing it to green, gray, or blue? A colorful kitchen is very much favored as seen in some of the world’s top decorating magazines.
Make the old cabinets look new
Replacing cabinets require a big budget. If your cabinet is not too old and is still in good condition, you can repaint it. Repainting your cabinet with a new color can enhance its look and make it look new. You can paint it with your favorite color, either bright colors, neutral colors or dark colors.
Replace the equipment
Something simple like replacing the kitchen equipment can upgrade the kitchen look. You can replace the cabinet or drawer knobs with a new design. You will be surprised at how something as seemingly simple as knobs can completely change the look of your cabinet or drawer.
Add some plants
You can also add some plants in your kitchen. Plants can refresh the kitchen and enhance the kitchen’s look. Put some plants in pots and then place it in some corners of the kitchen such as the windowsill. Besides potted plants, you can also apply hanging plants.
Create a kitchen library
You can also display cookbooks that you’ve collected over the years. Besides beautifying the kitchen, this small library can also be the focal point of the kitchen.