Remodeling Your old Kitchen Cabinets

If your kitchen is looking outdated but you do not have the money or time to do a complete kitchen remodeling project start with your cabinets. Remodeling your old kitchen cabinets can help to improve the appearance of your kitchen. There are several ways in which you can remodel your kitchen cabinets without spending a lot of money and can be a weekend home improvement project.

In order to know how to remodel your cabinets you first need to see what type of budget you have to work with and then go for kitchen renovation Gold Coast. For a small budget it is advisable to repair the older cabinets or changing the exterior instead of replacing them.

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Painting the cabinets

This is one of the simplest remodeling jobs you can do that will make your kitchen have a whole new unique look. To know what color to paint your cabinets look at the overall paint scheme and find a color that will match it.  If you use pastels or muted colors on the walls you could choose a bolder, more vivid color for your cabinets. For example, if you have light to medium blue walls you could paint your cabinets a deeper blue to make them stand out. Remember that you want your cabinets to stand out but not where they overshadow or clash with the rest of the colors in the kitchen.

Using art pieces

What this means is that you can use small art pieces that you can fix onto the original doors or you can get transfers that can affix to your cabinet doors. If you have some artistic ability you could paint different designs on the doors such as with blue cabinet doors you could put on some fluffy white clouds, provided that they do not clash with the rest of the room. For a distinguished look you could install mirrors on the doors. You can even use decoupage to decorate your cabinet doors.


You could also install a chalkboard on one or two of your kitchen cabinets Gold Coast where you could write down the recipe you are using to make a meal instead of having the cookbook out or use it to make a list of things that you need at the grocery. They could also be installed on the bottom doors giving children something to draw on while you are busy working in the kitchen.

Handles and knobs

This is one of the least expensive and easiest ways to change the looks of your cabinets. Replace the knobs and handles with new designer ones. Choose ones that are a little bigger than what you had on before in order to catch the attention of the viewer.