Updating kitchen cabinets with moulding
Exposed shelves offer a convenient display opportunity and keep the room from feeling confined.Spray paint transformed a black fixture into a gleaming pendant.Transitional style hardware is great and works ESPECIALLY well with cabinets with a shaker or even arched profile.For cathedral style doors you’ll want to choose hardware that has slightly softer lines. I’ve chatted about this before and it’s a GREAT way to update your cabinets. With the uptick in kitchen jobs I’ve been doing, one recurrent theme that homeowners struggle with, is the ugly, builder-grade, laminate material that is found on a lot of end cabinets, islands and peninsulas.How do you go about updating end cabinets to make them look more custom and high end?
While it’s not easy-peasy to do, it’s still manageable for the average homeowner or a semi-capable handyman. Generally speaking, oak cabinets appeal to those 70 and older.
When you’re dealing with a large swath of space, like you have with an island or a peninsula, you need to do a bit more planning.
But again, there are so many options to be create a custom look for your home.
Although most experts caution against using marble countertops in a kitchen, because they easily scratch, some choose the material to get that exact worn-in look.
A repurposed cast-off hardware–store counter serves as an island.
When you’re in the midst of doing a mini-renovation – painting cabinets, updating a backsplash and adding new countertops – it’s a perfect time to look at your options, and there are lots of them.