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Kitchen Upgrades

If you are looking to increase the value of your home, remodeling your kitchen may be the solution. Whether you are looking to put your home on the market or just increase the worth of your home for personal interest, a kitchen remodel should be high on your priority list. Interested buyers are looking for a kitchen that has a good look and feel to it, uses the existing strengths of your kitchen, or adds new strengths, to make it one of the best rooms in the house.

There are plenty of ways to remodel or remake your kitchen in a way that you don’t have to spend your life savings on. There are many easy and inexpensive solutions to increase the look of this important household room. It may not be the easiest solution, but it is definitely the most dramatic; repainting. Applying a fresh new color to your kitchen walls, cabinets and maybe even the drawers of your kitchen will give your kitchen an absolutely brand new feeling and may be just the change that you were looking to instill. If you decide that repainting your kitchen is the road that you wish to take, shop for colors that compliment your appliances, cabinets, and the furniture in or around your kitchen. Another thing to keep in mind is that having a light color on the ceiling will help a lot to brighten the room and provide a sense of warmth to the kitchen. Color choice has a lot to do with the immediate impact that your kitchen will have on anyone viewing it for the first time. Lighter colors brighten up the room; warm colors add a sense of homeliness, and medium shades work better for showing off the woodwork and cookware your kitchen has to offer.

Replacing countertops: Don’t worry; it’s not half as difficult as it sounds! Especially when you have a professional from Handyman Connection of Westchester County help you out! Finding nice looking yet inexpensive countertops is fairly easy, especially if you are moving out and won’t be around to look at them. While you are replacing your countertops, you should think about getting new handles or knobs for your drawers and cupboards, this is a great way to cheaply give your cupboards and drawers that ‘brand new’ look. Finally, new lighting fixtures may be the final touch to an already outstanding kitchen and you will be salivating when you imagine the tasty meals you will soon be cooking up in your new kitchen!

Another relatively inexpensive way to give your kitchen a new look is to replace your old tile backsplash or add ceramic tile to your backsplash. Plain tiles with an accent border, subway tiles, glass tiles, the choices to jazz up your kitchen with a new backsplash are endless.

Upgrading your kitchen can be a lengthy task if you try to tackle it yourself! Get some professional help through Handyman Connection of Westchester County today! Call us at 914-345-1155.

Check out this link for more great ideas: http://www.houzz.com/photos/kitchen

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