Nowadays when we remodeling kitchen. It doesn’t garner the same return on investment they used to. With that in mind, we suggest that rather than spending your money on totally redoing the space, selecting a few, smart kitchen upgrades might be a better bet.
As far as which projects make sense, we’ve got you covered. Below is a list of four upgrades that can be completed in a weekend or less.
Swap Out Your Hardware
You can refresh your kitchen look by swapping out the hardware. Focus on choosing a modern finish and shape for the new set. This is a simple task, therefore you only need to purchase your new hardware, so remove the old one. and install the new one (if the existing holes don’t fit. Hence, make a new hole with a drill).
Paint Your Cabinet As You Meant It
One of the easiest ways to upgrade your kitchen is by repaint your kitchen cabinets. The key to pulling this project off fast is organization. At the start, label your doors and drawers with corresponding numbers, so you know exactly where they belong. Then, remove them, clean them to remove any grime, sand off the current finish, and wrap up with a few coats each of fast-drying primer and paint.
Backsplash Is Your Key Style Statement
The backsplash is an element in your design that’s more aesthetically focused than functional, so you have the opportunity to get more creative here. With that in mind, if it’s been a while since you’ve redone your kitchen, it may be time to refresh your backsplash and, fortunately, you don’t need to hire a contractor to pull it off.
Install Pendant Lighting
Pendant lighting is a mix of functional and stylish to light up your kitchen. Most pendant lights come with mounting kits that allow them to easily take the place of existing fixtures. Start the process by turning off the appropriate breaker. Then, unscrew the covering on your existing fixture and disconnect the wires before removing the fixture itself. Next, follow the instructions that come with the mounting kit for your new pendant light to secure it properly.