Budget-Friendly Kitchen Makeover

Contrary to popular belief, a kitchen update doesn’t have to break the bank. In actual fact, with a little bit of time
and effort, you can easily refresh your space whilst sticking to a smaller budget.Kitchens Bangor know that not
everyone has thousands to splash out on a new kitchen, they will work within your budget to help create a
kitchen design you love. 

Easy Kitchen Updates
Whether you choose to do one, or all of these easy updates, you’ll be breathing some new life into your tired old
kitchen, for a lot less money than you’d expect. The number one tip, won’t cost you a penny (aside from some
cleaning products) - clean your countertops and cabinets thoroughly, clutter-free kitchens just look and feel so
much better, and it might be all the change that you need.

  • Wall Paint
Updating the wall paint is an easy way to update the look of your old kitchen. Neutral tones offer an excellent
backdrop for decor - remember, if you like to use trend colours, small amounts are best. It’s much easier to
change an accent wall or accessories when your interests shifts to another colour or design.

  • Accent Shelving
Create an open and inviting feeling in your kitchen by removing a set of cabinet doors to create some easy open
shelf space. Plenty of options are available, such as painting the back wall in a bright colour, using in-cabinet
accent lighting or even installing some glass doors instead. Whatever you choose, keep the items you want to
display simple and streamlined for an attractive and eye-catching look. 

  • Paint Cabinetry
A fresh lick of paint on the cabinets can easily change the entire look and feel of the room. By using a paint with
primer you’ll reduce the amount of coats you’ll need for coverage. You should also consider using a paint with a
washable finish, this will make cleaning your kitchen much easier in the long run. 

  • Hardware
In the same sense that jewellery can change the look of an outfit, new hardware can transform your kitchen with
ease. Switch out the old handles, knobs and pulls for an updated version - change them without spending a lot
of money or expending a lot of effort. 

  • Crown Moulding
Across the top of your cabinetry, crown moulding lends a custom look to stock cabinetry. This can lift your
cabinets from being just the same as everyone else's, to being a custom job. If you choose to paint your
moulding, don’t forget that you can be as creative as you like, strive for a look that shows off your unique style. 

  • Backsplash
By adding or changing your current backsplash, you can completely renovate the look and feel of your kitchen.
Plus with a range of options on the market, including some peel-and-stick options, you can achieve the look you
want with ease and without the grout!

  • Countertops
Changing your kitchen’s countertops might be one of the more obvious ways in which to change its appearance,
but some people might be put off due to the cost implications. However, in today’s market the options are more
affordable and much better looking than ever before. Whether you choose laminate, solid surface, quartz or
granite, you can find a finish that suits your kitchen style and budget.