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: 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
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.
Aug 19, 2023
Before and After: A Once-Outdated Kitchen Now Feels Modern with Some Old-Fashioned CharmKitchen
This is definitely not one of those wall-to-wall white remodels.
Aug 18, 2023
Before & After: This Under-$200 Kitchen Cabinet Makeover Brings the DramaKitchen
All it took was a can of paint and some elevated hardware.
Aug 16, 2023
Before & After: Bright, Colorful Cabinets Took This Kitchen from Blah to Breathtaking
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Paint made the biggest difference in this 128-square-foot kitchen.
Aug 9, 2023
Before & After: These Glam Peel-and-Stick Floor Tiles Brought New Life to a Bland KitchenKitchen
Plus, a can’t-miss step if you want your tiles to last.
Aug 3, 2023
Before & After: A Small Suburban Kitchen Says Goodbye to the Granite and Dark Wood CabinetsKitchen
Her chief complaint was its size and how separated she felt from the living and dining areas.
Jul 26, 2023
Before & After: This Rental Kitchen Kept the Oak Cabinets, but the Transformation Is UnrealKitchen
With a mix of gifts, Craigslist items, and new purchases, this renter turned a bland apartment into a welcoming and charming home.
Jul 24, 2023
Before & After: How This Renter Brightened Her Bland Kitchen Cabinets (Without Paint) for $35
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Update your kitchen cabinets without spending a fortune — or losing your security deposit.
Jul 24, 2023
Before & After: A Plain Dining Set PopsKitchen
While the table got a classic twist, the chairs now bring the wow factor.
Jul 23, 2023
Pre-Pasted Wallpaper Transformed This Bare-Bones NYC Kitchen
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And hanging it was *so* easy.
Jul 17, 2023
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.
Jul 15, 2023
See How This Dark Closet Became a Beautiful, Functional PantryKitchen
It happened as part of a home renovation project.
Jun 30, 2023
Before and After: A Small NYC Kitchen’s $3,600 Redo Has Smart Takeaways for RentersKitchen
Small-space tips and renter-friendly advice incoming!
Jun 29, 2023
Before & After: A Builder-Grade Rental Kitchen Gets a Cottagecore Makeover for $300Kitchen
Proof that a small budget can make a big impact.
Jun 29, 2023
This “Peel-and-Stick” Backsplash Completely Transformed a Bland Kitchen
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Here’s how the simple addition made the kitchen warm and cozy.
Jun 28, 2023
Before and After: This Kitchen Stayed the Same Size, but Looks Twice as BigKitchen
The after looks way brighter and more open, thanks to some smart design tricks.
Jun 17, 2023
Before & After: A Little Bit of Paint Gives This ’80s Dining Set a Fresh New VibeKitchen
Hand-me-down furniture is a super-welcome gift — but it can take some elbow grease to make it work with the rest of your decor.
Jun 16, 2023
Before and After: A Black-and-White Color Scheme Revved up This Blah Brown KitchenKitchen
As this homeowner says, "Paint, elbow grease, and lack of fear are my secret weapons!"
Jun 16, 2023
Before and After: This $350 Pantry Redo Is a Master Class in OrganizationKitchen
This project will inspire you to tackle your own pantry area.
Jun 15, 2023
Before and After: See How Paint Takes This Wood Paneling Nightmare to a DIY DreamKitchen
Yet more proof in the transformative power of paint.
Jun 14, 2023
This Kitchen Renovation Proves That Removing Cabinets Can Actually *Increase* StorageKitchen
It’s all about making your space work smarter, not harder.
Jun 5, 2023
Before and After: I Gave My Dated Galley Kitchen a Modern, Functional Overhaul for $8,000Kitchen
DIYing as much as possible helped keep costs low, and allowed for splurges on bigger ticket items like appliances.
May 27, 2023
5 Gorgeous Kitchen Redos That Make Wood Cabinets Look High-EndKitchen
Get inspired by these kitchen cabinets, which range from barely-there light ash wood to rich walnut tones.
May 26, 2023
Before and After: This 20-Year-Old Kitchen Gets a Wonderful Redo with a Surprising Paint ColorKitchen
This $7,000 kitchen redo makes a 20-year-old kitchen modern and colorful.
May 22, 2023
Before and After: A Jewel Box Paint Job and Fresh Tile Transform This Tiny, Tired KitchenKitchen
The new kitchen feels a lot more inviting.
May 21, 2023
Before and After: A 1930s Kitchen Gets a Budget-Friendly “In-the-Meantime” Refresh for $200Kitchen
“The budget for this kitchen refresh was really to spend as little as possible,” this DIYer says.
May 20, 2023
Before and After: A Bland Kitchen’s Exciting Redo Features One of 2023’s Hottest ColorsKitchen
The color combo makes this kitchen feel extra inviting.
May 19, 2023
Before and After: A Design Couple’s IKEA Hack Turns a Dated Kitchen into a Cherry Wood-Clad StunnerKitchen
This kitchen is seriously unrecognizable, but still fits in with the rest of the home.
May 18, 2023
Before and After: These 5 Redos Transform Dated Wood Kitchens — Without Refinishing the CabinetsKitchen
This one’s for all the renters and early 2000s homeowners with oak cabinets out there. You won’t find any paint here!
May 18, 2023
This Rental Kitchen Got a $300 Makeover and Is No Longer RecognizableKitchen
With her landlord's approval, we did a light reno that didn't cost a lot, but made a major difference in both appearance and function.
Apr 16, 2023
Before and After: A $750 IKEA Hack Turns a Dining Space’s Extra Doorway into Functional StorageKitchen
Rather than superfluous doors to nowhere, what the couple really needed was more storage for dishes, glasses, and table linens, as well as a space for a bar.
Apr 14, 2023
Before and After: This DIY Banquette Totally Transformed an Unused NookKitchen
And it all came together with $300.
Apr 14, 2023
Before and After: This $550 Closet DIY Swapped Out Wire Shelves for a Stylish AlternativeKitchen
"I love that I am now able to display those items that I may not use every day, but are still pretty enough to leave out."
Apr 13, 2023
Before & After: This Cluttered Pantry Gets a New Life with Just $100 Worth of SuppliesKitchen
The pantry is now an organized powerhouse with systems put into place that will allow it to stay that way. 
Apr 10, 2023
Before and After: This Dated Kitchen Gets a Total Redo with a Gorgeous New ColorKitchen
Everything in the new space feels classic, with a twist.
Mar 28, 2023
Before and After: A 1924 Duplex’s Remodel Includes an Incredible Kitchen RefreshKitchen
"The cabinets are stock cabinets from Lowes and my mom and brother installed them all. I painted them and added all of the shiplap, trim, and open shelving on my own."
Feb 24, 2023