There is nothing better than a quick kitchen renovation in the winter. The short cool days are not that good for shopping or for strolling around the park, so spend the weekend by changing or adjusting some things in the most frequently used room – the kitchen.
Next are few ideas for simple kitchen renovations that won’t break the bank.
Refinish Kitchen Furnishings And Appliances
Inspect the edges of the furnishings and the appliances. Pay more attention to the objects, which have numerous complex details and decorations, which may range from beautiful wooden edges of the dining chairs, to knobs and buttons of the laundry machine. A thorough cleaning will ensure a more visually pleasing finish of the objects. Do some repairs of the objects, which edges and corners are dotted by peelings and imperfections on the finish. There are laminate tapes and sticky sheets that imitate almost every kind of surface – from natural wooden textures to iron and marble surfaces. Tape the edges and corners of the needed objects to restore their original appearance. This also protects their most delicate parts from hitting, dirt, stains and other issues.
Optimize The Kitchen Area
A couple of small adjustments for easier walking and accessibility to the kitchen appliances may change completely the atmosphere and the overall decor in the kitchen. Follow the golden rule of the kitchen triangle and do the changes if needed. Another great tip is to change the location of the objects at least once a year – for instance, during the big home cleaning. If this is your moment – don’t forget to rearrange the appliances and yet to make them comfortable for usage. Change the light fixtures to ensure a better and different atmosphere in the nighttime, as well as consider applying some space-saving techniques.
Add a Fresh Coat of Paint
A new splash of paint can always liven up a room and make a much better impression. Repaint the walls, the wooden cabinets and shelves with high-quality moisture resistant paint for wet rooms. Reupholster the dining chairs or in brief – try to make everything to look different and improved. There are numerous ways for creating patterns and textures when painting, each with their own unique advantages and a unique appearance. Take the best pick for your furnishings and let the objects to dry naturally for a good day at least. Then, varnish thoroughly to ensure a longer lasting high quality of the paint.
Refresh Wooden Accents
Polish any wooden objects in your kitchen to jazz up their textures and to make them shiny like new. Therefore, they will become a truly remarkable part of the kitchen decor. The shiny and warm wooden textures of the indoor furnishings ensure a wonderful indoor experience in the wintertime.
Don’t Forget To Clean Up
Finally, some kitchen cleaning is essential as the finishing part of the renovation. Get rid of the bigger blemishes and take care about the correct disposal of the industrial waste after the repairs. Make also sure to clean when the newly painted objects are completely dry in order to prevent them from dust and dirt. Another great tip is to clean the entire kitchen from the floorings to the lights fixtures on the ceilings. This will ensure an overall refreshment of the entire house and the kitchen. Oven cleaning is often the most difficult part, because you have to deal with dry kitchen grease and truly soiled parts that require soaking in detergent. The same applies to the burner grit of the gas stove, while cleaning the textile floor coverings in the kitchen are not exceptions too.