Top 6 Low Cost Kitchen Upgrades to Help Sell Your Home Faster

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Top 6 Low Cost Kitchen Upgrades to Help Sell Your Home Faster


If your kitchen looks lifeless and drab, you don’t have to spend a fortune to give it a fresh new look in order to impress buyers of South Tampa homes in Maryland Manor. All you need is a little time, effort and creativity to glam up the heart of your home. Here are some tips on how to turn your kitchen into a more stylish version of itself without breaking the bank:

Add more beauty to your real estate in South Tampa with these kitchen upgrades.

1. Give your cabinets a fresh coat of paint

If you do not have the budget for a complete overhaul, you can still give your kitchen a new look by simply using a fresh coat of paint. The right colors can breathe new life into your kitchen and attract buyers of South Tampa Maryland Manor real estate for sale. Aside from the typical black and white, citrus-like colors such as orange, yellow, and green also look great in a kitchen.


2. Hang a pendant light

Lighting is so important in any room. The right lighting can change and totally transform your kitchen.  You want to impress buyers of homes for sale in Maryland Manor South Tampa you may replace your kitchen’s decade-old light fixtures with a colourful pendant light. Inexpensive pendant lights are easily available on many online stores.


3. Replace the faucets

Replacing the faucet is a very simple and straightforward way to upgrade your kitchen. It’s easy and almost anyone can do it. Faucets are also truly valuable style setters. Some faucets tend to get pretty pricey so you have to be patient in looking for affordable ones. Remember to look for models that suit you needs and your kitchen’s style. Think of it as a small investment for something that you use many times a day and could help sell your home faster.


4. Add some wall art

Although kitchens are often considered as work spaces, you can still give it a cheerful ambience by hanging some wall art. You can hang some playful prints on your wall and give the room a boost of style and make it into a cozy gathering space. You may also give your kitchen a dose of character by placing the works of art on floating shelves and countertops.


5. Tile your backsplash

You can also update an old kitchen by going for a tiled backsplash. It adds a waterproof character to the often-damp area behind the sink, where wallpaper or paint might pose a problem. Tiling a backsplash is a project that you can do easily. Tiny tiles eliminate the need for a tile saw and they come pre-attached to sheets of mesh to ensure accurate spacing.


6. Look for affordable flooring options

For the rigors of daily kitchen wear and tear, it will be better to choose less expensive materials. Plastic laminate flooring is one of the most budget-friendly options. It is also easier to install and wears better than solid wood. You may also consider vinyl flooring because it is stain resistant and long-wearing. You can even get vinyl that has the look of more expensive materials.


Consider these suggestions to help you remodel your kitchen modestly but with style. Visit today for more helpful tips on home selling and home buying.


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Comments (5)

Troy Erickson AZ Realtor (602) 295-6807
Good Company Real Estate - Chandler, AZ
Your Chandler, Ahwatukee, and East Valley Realtor

Mary - Great ideas for upgrading a kitchen without breaking the bank.

Feb 16, 2016 01:18 PM
Mary Diaz
Tampa, FL
Tampa's Real Estate Matchmaker

Thank you so much.

Feb 16, 2016 07:42 PM
Rhonda Fee - REALTOR®
Luxury Property Agent, Home Sales, Relocation - Pleasanton, CA
@ Aspire Realty Services

Buyers are out there to look at everything. They want value for money. Updating your kitchen is one way to impress potential buyers.

Feb 25, 2016 11:49 PM
Mary Diaz
Tampa, FL
Tampa's Real Estate Matchmaker


Feb 26, 2016 03:00 AM
Connie Wolff
EXP Realty LLC - Pittsburgh, PA

Another informative article! These tips can surely lead to many interested buyers and a successful sale.

Mar 10, 2016 11:43 PM