A Recipe for Transformation

What requires 2 parts effort, 1 part creativity and 3 parts fun? That’s right it’s time for a kitchen makeover!

For a lot of families the kitchen is the part of the home where family members interact most often. If your spending most of your time in the kitchen, why not convert it into a room of beauty as well as comfort? Here are some simple ways to make an astounding transformation in your kitchen!

Coat Your Cabinets

Screen Shot 2015-07-06 at 12.30.19 PM

Screen Shot 2015-07-06 at 12.32.18 PM Screen Shot 2015-07-06 at 12.32.46 PM

Adding a fresh new layer of paint onto your kitchen cabinets can help brighten up the room! You can even get creative with it and add a unique print or design. If your cabinets are making the room seem dull, try adding a more vibrant shade.

Shop for Tops

IMG_1518

One of the most obvious solutions to switching up your kitchen style is to trade in your old countertop for a new one. Changing your counter top can transform the theme of your kitchen, and open up opportunities for even more new color and style choices!

Switch On, Switch Off

Screen Shot 2015-07-06 at 12.42.04 PM Screen Shot 2015-07-06 at 12.42.47 PM Screen Shot 2015-07-06 at 12.42.18 PM

Good lightening isn’t hard to find these days, and it’s even easier to install. Whether you fancy adding under-cabinet lighting, or replacing the chandeliers altogether, a switch in lighting will definitely stir up conversation at your next family meal!

You Will Be Seated Shortly…

Screen Shot 2015-07-06 at 12.58.19 PM Screen Shot 2015-07-06 at 12.58.06 PM

Who doesn’t like to look out their window with a fresh cup of Joe in the morning? Think about how much more enjoyable this could be with a window seat to lounge on. Although installing a window seat might seem like an overwhelming task, following the right instructions can make the job easier then you could have ever imagined!

How to Build and Install a Window Seat

How to Build a Window Seat From Cabinets

Now that you know how to spruce up your kitchen give it a try! Visit your local ReStore and get the supplies you need to transform your kitchen from drab to FAB!

FIND YOUR LOCAL HABITAT RESTORE

Some of these ideas were inspired by This Old House’s 10 Ways to Spruce Up Tired Kitchen Cabinets

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s