Are you thinking about completing a kitchen renovation this year? If so, then you’re definitely not alone. Improvements to the kitchen are probably one of the most common home changes and there’s a good reason for this. By changing the kitchen you could add as much as 25% onto the asking value of your property. So, it’s definitely a popular choice when it comes time to think about selling and moving to a bigger place. So, what changes to the kitchen should you be making? Well, there are a few options to consider here. 

New Light Fixtures

If you are working with a budget and you want to make sure that you are giving your home a completely new look, then you should definitely think about changing up the lighting. A big benefit of doing this is that it means that you will get a totally fresh aesthetic for your home. At the same time, changing the light fixtures will typically be rather inexpensive. Of course, there are some options that you can consider which are a little more exciting. For instance sunken spotlights, while a tad more expensive, will provide a stunning new look to your kitchen. Spotlights can also be used to elevate key areas and features. 

A Breakfast Bar

If you have a little more in your budget and you are using a contractor then a breakfast bar could be a fantastic new addition. You could also make sure that it becomes the centerpiece attraction of your kitchen, perhaps adding the spotlights overhead. There are a lot of choices to think about here including the material that you want to use as well as the size and design. However, it could be a wonderful place to share meals with your family while also bringing your kitchen design together. 

New Blinds

When buyers do come to look at your house, you’ll find that one of the key areas that they focus on is the windows. There is a practical element to this. They want to ensure that your property has a fantastic level of insulation. But they are also likely to be interested in the aesthetic choices that you have made. That’s why you should be considering how to dress up your kitchen windows and made to measure wooden blinds could be the perfect choice. Indeed, you can even go further than this and opt for electric wooden blinds that are certain to dazzle and impress. 

Smaller Changes 

Or finally, you could consider making several smaller changes to your kitchen that will have a big impact. For instance, you would be amazed at how different your kitchen is going to look with different cabinet and cupboard doors. It will dramatically alter the overall aesthetic and help the room feel fresh. 

We hope you love these possibilities and consider adding them to your own kitchen design. If you do, we certainly think you’ll be delighted with the results. You could completely refresh your kitchen and fill it with new life while ensuring that it is fit for a practical purpose. 

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