Sometimes it doesn’t need a lot to give some life back to your kitchen or liven up your bathroom. A few splash of colors and some added functional decor can make a huge difference in these rooms. Kitchen and bath home improvements do not have to be expensive. Here are just some ideas for you to consider:
Paint your cabinets or if you like you can change the doors too. This simple update on your kitchen cabinets can do wonders. The color possibilities are endless, you can go for a funky color or stick to neutral ones. This move will make your kitchen look brand new without spending too much cash.
If you want a more eye-catching change, adding a kitchen backslash will breathe a whole lot of life into the room. Choose a design that will compliment your cupboards, cabinets and appliances. Changing your faucet fixture can also be a good way to upgrade your kitchen without going crazy. One that has a hose that extends will be really functional and will also add some shine to your kitchen.
You can also suspend a rack from the ceiling and then buy some durable big hooks to go with it. Then hang those pots and pans to free up some space in your cabinets. This will bring more character into the whole kitchen space and is also functional.
New hardware on your kitchen cabinets and drawers is another simple way to incorporate some form of change in your kitchen. You can also install those type of locks that releases with a push, to keep your cabinets and drawers looking sleek and professional.
Now, this article is entitled “Simple Kitchen and Bath Home Improvement Ideas” so it won’t be right if there is none.
For the bathroom, you can start with painting in some stripes on the walls. This will especially be effective in powder rooms that have concrete walls rather than tiles. But who says you can’t do it using tiles. Pick two shades of tiles that goes together and compliment your bathroom decor and then lay them out as if they were stripes on the wall.
Using surplus items does not only save you money but it also brings character into your bathroom. Take a look at the picture here.
Bringing in some color will add some pizzazz to your bathroom by hanging a colorful bathroom curtain. This will especially go well for white tiled bathrooms. Towel bars that display your towels with your initials embroidered on it will serve as a sort of display and yet is also functional.
This last one might be an old trick but this is so worth it. You not only gain some storage in your bathroom but beautiful medicine cabinets add more personality to your bathroom.
So you see kitchen and bath home improvements need not to be as expensive as you think it is. You just have to find which simple project you are willing to go for. You can even plan your kitchen and bath renovation as your very first do-it-yourself project.
Tip: You do not need to take on a lot of kitchen and bath projects. You can start with one and then when your budget allows you to, work on the next one.