Before & After: Striking Green Tiles Add Drama to This “Lifeless” Pre-War KitchenKitchen
It’s hard to believe the room wasn’t even a kitchen before.
Jun 5, 2024
This $450 Rental Kitchen Transformation Has "Main Character" EnergyKitchen
This transformation brought a cold kitchen to life.
Jun 1, 2024
Before & After: Striking Green Cabinets (and Pink Tiles!) Add Instant Drama to a Dated “Awkward” KitchenKitchen
Controversial kitchen features and decisions add instant intrigue.
Jun 1, 2024
A Fresh Cabinet Color Gives This Kitchen Makeover a Major Energy BoostKitchen
It took two tries to get the cabinet color right in this kitchen makeover — and the wait was worth it!
May 30, 2024
This Maximalist Kitchen Makeover Features a Clever $8 Cabinet HackKitchen
“I hope this project is a great demonstration of what can be achieved with paint and pattern,” the homeowner says.
May 28, 2024
Before & After: Gorgeous Gray Cabinets Instantly Revive This “Tired” ’90s Galley KitchenKitchen
Plus, the smart tweak that lets in so much natural light.
May 12, 2024
Before & After: Striking Green Cabinets and Pink Tile Add Drama to a “Cramped” ‘80s KitchenKitchen
The $20,000 makeover brings new life to the space.
May 8, 2024
Before and After: A Dark and Dated Kitchen Gets a Fresh New Look for $2500Kitchen
"I’m most proud that we did this all ourselves and saved so much money!" says homeowner Astin Hancock.
May 5, 2024
A “Super Plain” Dining Room Gets the Boldest Retro Wallpaper Makeover
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This homeowner’s advice? Don’t be afraid to go bold.
May 4, 2024
Before & After: A “Dated” Cramped Kitchen Gets a Bright, Airy Makeover (for Only $1,200!)Kitchen
Plus, see how they maximize storage for a family of five.
May 4, 2024
Before & After: An Under-$200 Creatively Colorful Kitchen MakeoverKitchen
Avery's 1980s kitchen was dark and dated, then the owner decided to go with her gut and chose a color and style that matched her personal tastes.
May 3, 2024
B&A: $800 DIY Built-ins Give Purpose to This Empty Dining Room CornerKitchen
The cabinets may be new, but they’re designed to fit in with the architectural details of this 1926 home.
May 1, 2024
See an Awkward Dining Nook Transformed with Rich Brown Paint (and More!)Kitchen
“This sun-soaked nook has lived MANY lives,” the homeowner says.
Apr 15, 2024
A Kitchen’s Major Transformation Is a Functional “Dream Come True”Kitchen
Every design element factors in day-to-day use.
Apr 12, 2024
A "Grim" Cabin Kitchen Gets a Redo with a Cheery Backsplash (in 5 Colors!)Kitchen
The backsplash was a first-time DIY and makes such a difference.
Apr 12, 2024
Before & After: Striking Navy Cabinets and a Citrus Mural Instantly Transform a “Dated” KitchenKitchen
The couple’s wedding date is even inscribed in the mural.
Apr 8, 2024
A “Modern Meets Vintage” Kitchen Makeover Saves Big on Luxe CabinetryKitchen
The “after” makes 300 square feet feel massive, thanks to smart cabinetry, color choices, and more.
Mar 22, 2024
Before & After: Colorful Cabinets and Diner Vibes Add Instant Joy to a “Dull” KitchenKitchen
“I hope my place can show people that adding color to a space doesn’t have to be scary or super expensive!”
Mar 22, 2024
Before & After: Chocolate Brown ’90s Cabinets Get a Gorgeous Update in This Budget Kitchen RedoKitchen
Find two ways to fake the look of expensive marble herein.
Mar 21, 2024
A Dated Kitchen’s Wallet-Friendly Upgrades Tone Down the BrownKitchen
Before, the cabinets, floors, and counters in this kitchen were “way too brown,” the homeowner says.
Mar 20, 2024
Black Paint Transforms Dated '90s Cabinets in a Daring Kitchen RedoKitchen
Black cabinets are still neutral — but seriously high-impact.
Mar 18, 2024
A Sad Backyard Becomes a Mid-Century Indoor-Outdoor Living SpaceKitchen
The “after” works for all seasons.
Mar 16, 2024
B&A: A Cramped White Kitchen Goes Bigger and Bolder for Under $3,200Kitchen
The after is pure sunshine.
Mar 12, 2024
B&A: Gorgeous Wallpaper Instantly Brightens a “Dull, Boring" Breakfast NookKitchen
The upgrade adds color and drama but still feels bright and cheery.
Mar 11, 2024
A Red-Carpeted Kitchen Looks Unrecognizable After a DIY MakeoverKitchen
“There were decades' worth of stains in the carpet,” the DIYer says.
Mar 9, 2024
Before & After: Bright Colors and IKEA Cabinets Make This “Dark, Bleak” Kitchen a Dream Come TrueKitchen
Plus, the features are easy to clean for this family with young kids.
Mar 3, 2024
Before & After: Striking Green Hues Transform a White KitchenKitchen
You've got to see the vintage avocado oven.
Feb 28, 2024
Before & After: Gorgeous Blue Cabinets Give This “Dark, Drab” Kitchen a West Coast Vibe
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The DIY backsplash adds to the airy, spacious feeling, too.
Feb 25, 2024
Before & After: White Cabinets and Gold Accents Brighten an “Uninviting” Kitchen
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You’ve got to see the stunning DIY hardware.
Feb 17, 2024
Before & After: Chic IKEA Cabinets Open Up This “Small, Outdated” Kitchen
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The homeowner dreamed up some clever space-saving solutions, too.
Feb 14, 2024
Before & After: Gorgeous Green-Gray Cabinets Breathe New Life Into This Dull ‘50s Kitchen
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It’s a timeless take on a trendy look.
Feb 10, 2024
Before & After: Yellow Cabinets and Retro Countertops Give This “Tired” Kitchen a Sunny ‘70s Makeover
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The entire project cost just over $600.
Feb 3, 2024
Before & After: Bold Yellow Accents and Walnut Cabinets Make a “Dated” Kitchen Pop
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The renovated space is nearly unrecognizable.
Jan 31, 2024
Before & After: Green Tiles and Gray Cabinets Bring “Old World Charm” to This White Kitchen
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The owners wanted a kitchen with “old world charm,” and that’s exactly what they got.
Jan 28, 2024
Before & After: White Cabinets and Playful Green Tiles Transform This “Lifeless” Kitchen
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The original oak cabinets were replaced with fresh ones from IKEA.
Jan 21, 2024
Before & After: Sky Blue Cabinets Instantly Update This Dated ’80s Kitchen — For Only $200
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“I found creative ways to brighten and update the room without spending much money.”
Jan 17, 2024
Before & After: A “Colorless, Windowless” Kitchen Gets a Gorgeous Green Makeover — For Just $250Kitchen
You won’t believe how much a can of paint can transform a space.
Jan 3, 2024
Before & After: Striking Green Cabinets and Pink Backsplash Bring Life to This “Bland” Kitchen
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The renter picked colors she wouldn't get sick of.
Dec 27, 2023
Before & After: Yellow Cabinets and a Pink Checkerboard Brighten Up a “Tired” Kitchen — for Only $1,000
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If you’re looking for playful, vibrant inspo for your space, this is it.
Dec 13, 2023
Before & After: A “Bright White” Kitchen Gets a Warm, Cottage-Inspired Update
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The goal was to add “personality and warmth” to a once all-white kitchen.
Dec 2, 2023
Before & After: Bold Two-Tone Cabinets Totally Transform A Drab Bungalow KitchenKitchen
The new cabinet color is pure perfection.
Nov 30, 2023
Before & After: An “Extremely Dated” Kitchen Gets a Sunny Update for Under $3,000
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It was a mostly DIY project, too!
Nov 25, 2023
Before & After: Dark Wood Cabinets Get a Bright White Mid-Century RedoKitchen
After 10 years of renting, new homeowner Laura Temple was excited to finally have a place she could make her own. And when it came to the kitchen in her 1959 ranch, she knew exactly how she wanted it to look: bigger and brighter, with a mid-century spin that felt appropriate for its roots.At the same time, Laura didn’t want to sink tons of money into the renovation — she was aiming for a budget of about $1,000, not including the appliances — so she knew she had to get creative.
Nov 23, 2023
Before & After: Green Cabinets and a Pink Backsplash Add Drama to This Dark “Pine Country” Kitchen
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Mustard and forest and pink, oh my!
Nov 10, 2023
Before & After: Pink Cabinets Brightened a “Regrettably Neutral” IKEA Kitchen
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Yes, that’s the “before.” Just wait until you see the “after.”
Oct 28, 2023
Before & After: Striking Teal Cabinets Add Fun and Drama to This “Lifeless ’80s” KitchenKitchen
They still managed to honor the space's original features.
Oct 24, 2023
Before & After: A “Dated, Basic” Kitchen Becomes a Spacious SanctuaryKitchen
A hidden, foldable island makes this small kitchen super functional.
Oct 21, 2023
A Loft Kitchen’s Refresh Adds Storage — And a Warmer StyleKitchen
The after is industrial, but not too industrial.
Oct 5, 2023
A Dated ‘90s Kitchen Gets a Low-Cost Redo with “Parisian Cafe Vibes”Kitchen
The “after” feels fresh and lively.
Oct 5, 2023
A ’90s Kitchen’s Makeover Stylishly Maximizes Its 88 Square FeetKitchen
This kitchen went from brown, white, and dated to brown, white, and totally modern.
Oct 4, 2023
Before and After: A 1965 Kitchen Gets a Fresh Redo That Still Honors the EraKitchen
The homeowners kept costs down for this full renovation by using some clever workarounds.
Sep 25, 2023
Before and After: An ’80s Kitchen Gets a Two-Tone Cabinet Paint Job for Just $300Kitchen
Plus, this first-time cabinet painter has some great DIY tips for getting the job done.
Sep 24, 2023
Before & After: A 2001 Kitchen Gets an Impressive Makeover (Without Removing the Cabinets!)Kitchen
Proof that a coat of paint can transform a space.
Sep 23, 2023
Before & After: A Coat of Paint Was All These Kitchen Cabinets Needed to Look New AgainKitchen
The process was straightforward, but time-consuming.
Sep 22, 2023
Before & After: This $30 Kitchen Makeover Transformed a Plain Space into a Whimsical Sanctuary
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All it took was a pair of scissors and peel-and-stick wallpaper.
Sep 22, 2023
Before and After: This Cluttered Wire Pantry Gets a Total MakeoverKitchen
This project address the pantry’s function and form.
Sep 21, 2023
Before and After: These Old, Greasy Cabinets Got a Fresh New Look (Thanks to Paint)Kitchen
If you're not sick of the paint-it-white trend, and are in fact thinking of painting your very own cabinetry white, this is the project for you.
Sep 7, 2023
Before & After: Jewel Tones Transformed This Bare-Bones Kitchen for Under $250
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It all started with a simple thrifted gem. (Literally.)
Aug 26, 2023
Before & After: A $9 IKEA Gem Added the Perfect Finishing Touch to This DIY Open Shelving
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The entire project cost under $120.
Aug 22, 2023
Before and After: An Early 2000s Kitchen Gets a New Look for $1,000Kitchen
This refresh happened without any demo!
Aug 22, 2023