Cheapest Way To Change Your Kitchen

Kitchen Remodeling Design

Truth be told, renovating any room in a house can be really expensive. But there are ways to keep it as budget friendly as possible. If you are tired of your kitchen, why not transform it into a modern and minimalistic one instead? For the tough work, to have a completely different looking kitchen, you can try painting the walls and the shelves in the room. If you are not confident with your skills, hire someone to do it for you. The key is to have a uniformed look. The best way it go is to keep it either white/off white. The next trick is to keep everything well organized. This might mean you having to spend a little bit of shelves or boxes/organizers. If you have nice china, you can consider displaying it too. This is they’re of the same design. Example (refer to photo above) white plates and bowls look very organized and it’s okay to keep it on display. If your china has a lot of patterns, when put on display, it might make the room look cluttered. Speaking of clutter, the key to a minimalist room is making it simple and organized. Taking out items that won’t be needed is the way to go.

Planning what to do.


When thinking of the design of a kitchen, the budget of the owner should be taken into consideration. It can have class for a cheaper price (good quality need not expensive!). Products being sold for lower prices do not mean that it has no quality or it can ruin your design. What is important in kitchen designs is that they are multi purpose and can be operated easily. Kitchen designs can also reflect so many things about the owner. A person’s taste or preference and lifestyle can be manifested in their kitchens. Having a grandeur kitchen design may be considered by some as something chic, but what the person should do first is do a projection as to what the final outcome will look like.

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Small Kitchen Appliances

By adding a few small appliances to your kitchen, you can transform the time you spend cooking and preparing food into a quick, effortless and enjoyable experience. With an abundance of devices designed to make common tasks such as chopping, slicing and mixing fast and easy, your options are virtually unlimited. Choose from food processors, blenders, stand mixers and other units that can help you create dishes that look and taste great in half the time.

Cleaning Stainless Steel

stainlesscountertopUgly scratch marks on those stainless counter tops, get hold of some baking soda that you can mix with some water to make a rubbing paste that is mild enough not to aggravate the ugly marks yet works wonders with scratches. Such ugly stains is the bane of stainless counter tops, pots and pans that used to be sparkling but have been marred by scratches with daily use. Rub these stains away with a wet sponge and see them disappear as if by magic. Read More »

Your kitchen, your style.


Be a chef in your own kitchen. Experimenting with all the ingredients you have in your refrigerator may not be a bad idea after all. Buying modern/expensive equipments for your kitchen will give you the chance to be a chef in your own rights. Knowing your kitchen can be a step closer of becoming a good cook/chef. In order to do all of these, your kitchen must fit your personality or your lifestyle. Do not install things that you think will make you uncomfortable. If you think that you cannot handle using small sinks, then install a bigger one. Choose what you think will make your stay in your kitchen more fun. Cooking is hard but it can be done easier if you have what you want and need.

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Avoiding Trends

It is understandable that when it comes to remodeling parts of homes, you tend to go towards the direction of what’s in style but experts are saying that people should avoid the trends when it comes to homes. Remodeling a kitchen, in particular, is not a cheap so if you are investing a lot of money for the change, you should be making the right kind of change.

You don’t always have to have the “current” look, instead, go for the classic look. This will come in handy if you ever need to move out and sell your home. So here are some tips when in comes to having a classic looking kitchen.

  • Don’t go for appliance garages. Homeowners now tend to put the often used appliances on the counter; these normally include microwave or toaster. The ones that are not used that often like mixers and blenders can be kept on drawers.
  • Stainless sinks never go out of style. It is also the easiest to clean.
  • Avoid colorful appliances. No one wants to see an orange fridge because you are never going back to the 70’s.

Kitchen Mistakes


Kitchen is the heart of a home. It is where families bond and spend time together making food and eating. This is why home owners should pay attention in how they design the space. Some just don’t think about it and just make do with what they already have. To have a better kitchen experience, one should avoid these mistakes.

1. Don’t be boring. As much as you want your kitchen to be functional, add touches of fun into it. This means adding a splash of color into a room.

2. Don’t just put stuff anywhere. Have a place for storage. Kitchen can be one of the places at home that can accumulate so much dirt and trash. So make sure you have proper cabinets installed.

3. Don’t think that bigger is always better, if you have a small kitchen then don’t buy too many things for it.

4. Don’t over decorate and leave some space for walking. Kitchen should be a place where you can move around a lot without feeling suffocated.

Online Kitchen Remodeling


The internet is helpful in so many different ways. It’s a good source of learning. Learning how to cook, how to speak a different language and even learning how to remodel parts of your home. Magnet is one of the websites that offer to help you with renovating your kitchen. The site has an online kitchen planner which allows the users to have fun imagining their dream kitchen and bringing it to life through the use of the internet.

This interior design is easy and fun to do. The website will provide all tools necessary such as kitchen cabinets, sinks, tables, counter top, etc. You can do everything from scratch and create a perfect layout. This is very useful since what you’ve managed to design can be emailed or printed and can be used as a guide by real people who can build you a kitchen or help with the remodeling process.


Kitchen Pantry


Having a walk- in kitchen pantry is probably one of the best things you can do for yourself and your kitchen area. A kitchen can easily be messy and cluttered because of the many things that are used in that area. So to avoid that, the best thing to do is to have a proper storage for things that can normally be found inside a kitchen. These include pans, pots, plates, paper towels, utensils, and of course, food. What is good about having a pantry is that this will give you more space in your kitchen and stuff that are not so pleasant in the eyes can be kept hidden. What makes a good pantry? Good organization. There should be enough shelves and pullout cabinets. And if these go all the way up, make sure that a step/ladder is within reach so there would be no problem taking things anytime.


How To Clean Your Kitchen


Your kitchen should be kept clean at all times. This part of your house should be given a lot of attention because this is where you store and prepare food and to state the obvious, anything that you put in your mouth should be clean to avoid getting any disease or bacteria. It also gets dirty really fast because it is used at least 3 times a day. In this article, you will learn how to clean your kitchen properly (and keep it clean without tiring yourself everyday)

Aside from the everyday task of washing the dishes, wiping the table and sweeping what you need to do is anything that has nothing to do with the kitchen should be thrown away. The trash bin should be emptied all the time, especially if you put left over food inside. If kept for a long time, it will start to smell and attract insects which you don’t want in your home.

Clean appliances at least 2 times a week. It is likely that your stove and microwave would have food stains so wipe it. Use a kitchen spray that disinfects and make sure no food is out when you’re doing it. And when cleaning the sink, Baking soda with ordinary white vinegar is an excellent cleaner for stainless steel.