Are you looking to makeover your kitchen in a weekend.  The kitchen is the centre of our homes where our family spends most of the time together, a fresh new makeover for your kitchen doesn’t have to be expensive and can be completed in only a few days.  These five simple tips will give your kitchen a fresh and fabulous look.

Kitchen lighting

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Add a stylish new pendant light or three to your kitchen, creating a new focal point.  Add under-counter illumination and task lighting above work surfaces to brighten your kitchen.

Kitchen handles

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Replacing your kitchen cabinetry hardware can be very affordable, new handles and knobs can make such a difference to the overall look and feel of your kitchen.  Take an old knob and handle with you when buying the new ones to ensure they are an exact match to the old holes.

kitchen seating2

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 Update your kitchen stools with a fresh coat of paint or purchase new ones for an updated look.

Kitchen shelving

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Open wall shelves can create a sense of space for a small kitchen.  Add your own style by creating a gorgeous and stylish display of your teacups or various serving dishes.

kitchen painting

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Painting your existing kitchen cupboards is a quick and easy update, consult your local hardware store for the perfect finish for your cupboards.

Add the finishing touches with new appliances such as a kettle and matching toaster or juicer and combine with some beautiful new storage containers and glasses.  To finish your kitchen add a beautiful bunch of fresh herbs or flowers.  If you have recently finished a kitchen makeover we would love to see your finished project.