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Kitchen renovation tips that do not cost a fortune

July 18, 2013 - 09:34 -- Admin

Kitchen renovation tipsThe following kitchen renovation tips will help you transform the room without it resulting in you spending a fortune whilst doing so. What follows is information on the key areas that you need to focus on if you wish to spruce up the room quickly and without ripping everything out and starting again saving you both time and money in the process.

First, there is no need to take out all of those kitchen cupboards and start again because instead you can simply change the doors to give it an entirely new look. All that is required is to unscrew the old ones and then use the same hinges to put new ones on so this job will take next to no time and even drawers can be replaced by gluing back into place to give it a uniform look.

Wood Blinds come in a wide variety of colors and styles to choose from.

The second thing to look at changing are the worktops and there are several options available to you should you wish to do this. The big job is taking them completely off and putting on new ones, but if you do not feel like doing this, then there are covers that can go on them which are cheap to buy and easy to apply. These covers come in rolls like wallpaper and all that is required from you is to peel off the back and stick them into place, but do be aware that this can be a time consuming job to do it right, but it does mean you will not have to spend the money buying new worktops.

Finally, you may wish to consider changing the floor as this can often start to look quite tired over the period of a few years. There are of course a wide range of options available, but do look at whether something light or dark will be best as this does depend on the room itself including how dark the units are or how much light comes in the window. Do go for either tiles or wood, but measure correctly and shop around in order to get a range of prices before settling on the one that will look best and comes under budget.

There are of course other things that you can do such as paint the walls a different color or change the lighting in the room and even these jobs will not cost you a fortune to do. The main thing is that you can keep the core of the kitchen together and save on having to hire various trades people to come and do their bit since this only adds to what it is going to cost you.
So those are just some kitchen renovation tips that you may wish to think about putting into practice should you be looking at trying to do up the room without emptying your bank account. By simply changing the doors, the kitchen worktops and altering the floor you can make the room completely different without changing the actual structure and the best part about these tips is that it is something that you can do yourself with basic DIY skills.