Home Improvement

Achieve a Luxury Kitchen Feel on a Budget


There are so many rooms in a house but the kitchen is one of the rooms that reflect a lot about a person’s style. Cabinets can really mean a lot when it comes to the design of your kitchen but this does not mean that replacing kitchen cupboard doors is the only thing you can do to completely renovate your kitchen. There are so many things you can do to transform your kitchen from an ordinary room to a luxurious kitchen.

Top Things to Consider When Renovating the Kitchen

It’s really possible for you to renovate your kitchen and make it look luxurious without spending a big budget. It is true that the kitchen is one of the most expensive rooms to renovate in a home but there are some aspects that you can work on in a kitchen to make it look new and lavish. An entire kitchen renovation includes replacing kitchen cupboard doors, appliances, décor, and other minor details. You do not have to change all these but there is a way you can switch up a few details.

  • Use marbles-this is known as the marble magic and it is one way of showing elegance and class. You don’t have to pull off all the countertops you can just add small hints of marble in your kitchen and make a big difference. You can also use marble tiles to create an eye-catching backsplash or just transform part of your floor. An added advantage is that marble works well with majority colour schemes and just a small touch can make your kitchen look more expensive.
  • Highlights-a highlight piece can make your kitchen stand out and look lavish. For example, since the sink is one of the most important parts of the kitchen a highlight sink can really add a great look to your kitchen. You can choose a copper or stone sink which make the kitchen look more expensive.
  • Lighting-there is so much lighting can do but many people tend to ignore this fact. Most people tend to look at the ceiling when they enter a room. To achieve an expensive look you can use low hanging fixtures that will give your ceiling a higher illusion. You can also install a dimmer which is cheaper but it will definitely make your kitchen look expensive.
  • Utensils and serving-what you serve food and drinks in makes a long lasting impression on people. This is why you should invest in new utensils, and stemware. By displaying your stemware in a glass cabinet can make your kitchen look more expensive and inviting.
  • Paint-the best way to transform your kitchen is by applying an entirely new coat of paint. Some colours such as cream and beige make rooms look large and expensive. In case your kitchen is modern you can use darker colours such as greys and blacks. However, in case you don’t want to repaint the entire kitchen you can just repaint the kitchen cabinets.
    Kitchen renovations can be difficult but as long you have a good plan and an idea of the main things to play with you will be able to achieve your dream kitchen at the end of the day.
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