6 Inexpensive Methods to Freshen Your Kitchen

If you have a passion for cooking, you will no doubt spend a lot of time in the kitchen. Not only is it an integral part of the home for all the family, but it is also a workspace for you to produce your culinary creations. Yet, if you do reside in this area of the house for an extended period of time each day, it’s possible that you have become tired of certain aspects of its appearance.
The need to revitalize the kitchen is one that many people feel at some point. However, this doesn’t mean you need to purchase brand new appliances or even go with a complete overhaul. In fact, there are various ways to freshen up your kitchen on a budget – six of which are listed below.

Paint your cabinets
There’s no need to buy a whole new unit of cabinets for your kitchen. Simply painting your existing cabinets will bring new life to them. With that said, don’t go too bold with your choice of paint – although a mix of two colors can create an interesting and attention-grabbing design. Alongside painting, replacing the handles/pulls of your cabinets and draws will also leave a small – but noticeable – impression.
Go with a new tile design
A standard feature of a kitchen is to a have a tiled design that borders surface tops. Not only does it provide an eye-catching contrast to the walls, but it can prove to be a striking aspect of the room in its own right. With that in mind, replacing your current tile configuration with a new, bolder design will deliver a noticeable impact on your kitchen revitalization project.
Add a rug
A rug is not one of the most common items found in a kitchen, but it is a great way to add a sense of warmth to the room without having to splash the cash. As with any other space in the room, a rug is a nice compliment to wooden or tiled flooring.   
Although note: if you’re particularly messy in the kitchen, having a rug might not be the most practical of features!
Add contemporary radiators
Replacing your current radiators might not be at the top of your priority list right now, yet doing so can have a sizeable influence on your kitchen. Away from your bog-standard radiator design, you have the opportunity of going with something that is much more unique and striking. A company like Warm Rooms, for example, specializes in supplying radiators that combine efficiency with a sleek, memorable design.
Be decorative with small appliances
While a change in your refrigerator or oven would not come under the ‘inexpensive’ umbrella, this is generally not the case with small appliances. Plus you can find appliances such as kettles and toasters in a multitude of colors and designs, which act as a kind of decorative item for your kitchen. Think of them as pieces of jewelry that complement the rest of the room.  
Wall decorations
One of the easiest methods to freshening up a kitchen is by adding some form of wall decoration. Consider an oversized clock, vintage advertising signs, typography prints. Whatever you decide to go with, they will draw attention and add another layer to your kitchen.


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