Kitchen decorating ideas budget

The kitchen is one of the most intriguing parts of a house and thus decorating it nicely and exquisitely is utmost important. Most of the individuals tend to believe that kitchen decoration is a highly expensive process. Well, the statement cannot be denied, as kitchen can be well decorated by purchasing expensive appliances and décor elements. However, the kitchen can also be well decorated on a budget. By using your creativity, decorative skills and using existing elements, a new look can easily be imparted to the kitchen.

Cabinets – The easiest way to update the kitchen cabinets is to paint them. Creamy white or sand ochre cabinetry shall open up the area and make the kitchen appear airy and bright. A Zen look can be created by painting the cabinets in green or taupe color. If your kitchen features a number of cabinets, then you may play with two colors. The top cabinets can be painted in one color, and the bottom cabinets can be painted in some other color. Different area cabinets may also be painted in different colors. Nowadays, the latest trend in kitchen design is open shelves. So you may remove the doors of the kitchen and paint the interiors of the cabinet in a bright color.

Lighting – Lighting is another cost effective way to decorate the kitchen with a strict budget. Replace the old lighting fixtures with new ones. Consider buying a number of fixtures for different areas of the kitchen. For the kitchen island, you may purchase a pendant light and for the cabinets, you may purchase focus lights. In addition, if you do not wish to change the light fixtures then simply change the bulb or light tube. The latest in lighting bulbs is LED bulbs and tubes. LED bulbs and tubes are energy efficient and shall make the kitchen appear bright.

Kitchen Accessories – Kitchen accessories are key items to decorate the kitchen in an irresistible manner. Stainless steel shelves may be installed under the cabinets to store jars, containers and spices. Small pans and pots may be hanged on decorative hooks. This shall free up space on the shelves and also add to the decoration of the kitchen. Other accessories that can be used to decorate the kitchen are coffee mugs, copper racks, candles, recipe books, pictures of fruits and vegetables and more.

Published by in How To, Tips, and Advice, on February 21st, 2011



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