20 Dramatic Kitchen Before & After Transformations

Kitchen Before & After

Is there no end to our love for a good before and after? I think not. It's always so interesting to see how people make over their kitchen. Some do it on a shoestring budget, while others have the means to go all out. Either way, it's a great resource for ideas and inspiration.

If you're looking for some fresh inspiration for your own kitchen this new year, here are 20 kitchens that got a fresh start — some very dramatically! May 2014 bring on even more!

(Image credits: Katherine Fugit; Katrina Mojzesz; Sarah Galender Meyer; Peter Murdock for Marcia Butler Design; Cathy Lancaster; Katie Logan; The Kitchn; Erin Wysocarski; Jim Garland; The Kitchn's submission form; Deepthi G via The Kitchn's submission form; Stephanie Zell; Flickr member sunkisses used with permission; Teruko Gorneau; Megan C via The Kitchn's submission form; Anna M. Campbell; Alison Prince; Chris Reynolds; Susan Weston via The Kitchn's submission form; Leigh Caputo)