This cottage style cream kitchen uses carved cabinets and pendant lighting to add dimension. A granite kitchen island splits the space into two parts and provides plenty of preparation and cooking space.
When considering where to splurge and where to budget, Minneapolis homeowner Patti Wagner says the key is to make a list and update it during the remodeling process so you don't get carried away and splurge on everything. Her paneled refrigerator was a Craigslist steal, and the microwave was a floor model with a steep discount. A friend who was remodeling and needed different-sized kitchen appliances sold them the stove, hood range and oven. “At the end, no one can tell which items were purchased at a budget,” she says. “Also, be patient and don't be afraid to consider second-hand items.”
This modern, serene kitchen is finished in Columbia frameless rift white oak composite and walnut cabinets with accents of aluminum frame doors and frosted glass. The panel fronts on the refrigerator allow the appliance to seamlessly blend into the pantry.
This custom kitchen has everything an aspiring chef could dream of: pro-grade appliances, tons of storage and plentiful counter space including a large center island with prep sink. A cheery green color, graphic backsplash and limestone flooring complete the look.
A cabinet overlay keeps a mini fridge hidden for a clean and seamless look in this contemporary walk-in closet. Custom shelves and illuminated hanging rods are deluxe accents in this luxurious closet belonging to Khloe Kardashian.
As seen on season one of Sarah Sees Potential, designer Sarah Richardson updated this century-old kitchen with stainless steel appliances, pretty subway tile backsplash and new custom white cabinetry. For a client who loves to cook, Sarah installed a gas stove with a large vent hood, double ovens, a wine fridge and a hidden dishwasher built into the cabinets.