Sunday, August 15, 2010
Cheap ways to upgrade kitchen
Great article from CNN Money, cheap ways to upgrade the look of your kitchen.
1. Update backsplash with stick-on tiles from aspectideas.com. Cost $500.
2. Paint old appliances. "Lightly sand the surfaces so the paint will adhere. Cover handles and hinges with masking tape. Then spray on two coats of Krylon's Epoxy Appliance Paint or Stainless Steel Paint (available at Home Depot or thepaintstore.com)." Cost $50.
3. Make own concrete countertops. "Buy a DIY kit at concreteexchange.com. You'll get everything you need to cast, polish, and install your own counters, including a customizable mold and detailed instructions." Cost $1000.