The Kitchen is one of the most important rooms in the home. Is your kitchen missing that certain something? Here are five creative and interesting upgrades you should consider when renovating your kitchen.
Flexible Faucet (Image Credit: Kohler) - With five pivot points the Kohler Karbon faucet can put water precisely where you need it to be and will maintain that position until you move it. It can be traditionally deck mounted or it can be wall-mounted as well. Whichever way you decide to mount the faucet it can be raised up 18 inches. This comes in handy for that one pot that everyone has that is just a pain to fill up. It's just a bit to tall for the faucet and it makes it a chore to clean or fill up. It also comes in several colors to fit your color scheme perfectly.
Custom, Matching Handles (Image Credit: Siro Designs) - Standardize all your handles with something that just screams personality. SIRO Designs specializes in just such handles. You can view their catalog online and they will definitely has something for you no matter what your style. From quirky to elegant, simple to extravagant. Giving each room it's own scheme will help bring the room together.
ShelfGenie Glide-Out(image credit: ShelfGenie) - Their tagline is "Designed to Transform" and that is exactly what the Glide-Out does. It transforms any shelf into an easy access glide-out platform. It happens to everyone, all the time: the one item you need is always the one item at the back of a cabinet and getting to it is going to be a huge pain. Glide-Out gives you easy access to all those items in the back by letting you slide out any shelf, anywhere.
Better Lighting(image credit: Kichler) - Adding some well thought out lights to your kitchen is an easy way to make your cookspace more appealing and more practical. Accent lights help highlight bring out the more subtle features of your kitchen. Brighter, more precisely positions lights help shed light when you are preparing your food so you can keep a sharper eye on that even sharper knife.
New Laminate Countertops(image credit: Formica) - Take a look at some countertops from Formica. They give the look of an expensive granite countertop without the price tag. Formica offers another wide variety of styles, colors, and textures. Formica also offers extensive installation documentation free of charge for DIYers.
These are just a few ideas we have for renovating and upgrading areas of your home. We also have a smiliar article with tips on How to Turn Your Closet into Something Special and another on turning your garage into an awesome game room.
These are not just home improvement ideas, we often don't realize that our home represents a powerful influence on our emotions.Home improvements create an environment that will actually make you happier every single day.These little changes improve your life. By recognizing that you have the power to change one small space, you will find your home brings you happiness and satisfaction See our Blog "Is Your Home Making You Happy?"
If you are trying to sell your home, or you are considering selling you get an added benefit from these improvements. Make your home say "WOW" to prospective buyers.Your home will sell faster and for more money.
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