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Inexpensive and Easy Kitchen Updates

Last Updated on June 20, 2022

If your kitchen needs a facelift but your budget is falling short, we have some easy and inexpensive  kitchen remodeling ideas that can wake up a tired, outdated look.

Install a New Sink

A new sink, like this double white farm sink, becomes a useful addition to your kitchen and also serves as a unique standout feature you’ll love for years to come.

Farm sink

Install a Pull-Down Faucet

If your sink is in good condition, then splurging on a new pull-down faucet is a great way to upgrade your look while simplifying time at the sink. It will save you time doing dishes and make hard-to-reach places easier to clean.

Pull down faucet

Paint an Accent Wall

Another inexpensive and easy kitchen update could be to add a pop of color to your kitchen by painting an accent wall in a rich hue. The contrast will bring new depth to the room and bring life to a tired space.

Accent wall in kitchen
Roger Davies via Country Living

 Paint Your Cabinets

Painting your cabinets can take them from shabby to chic. You’ll be amazed at the transformation and how much money you can save.

Paint kitchen cabinets

Update Cabinet Hardware

Switching out cabinet handles and pulls is a practical and easy kitchen update. Whether you go traditional or trendy, it’s money well well-spent with lasting benefits.

New cabinet hardware

Reface Your Cabinets

If your kitchen cabinets have seen better days, refacing them may be the way to go. Cabinet replacement, where cabinets are pulled out and replaced, can take weeks or months and can be very costly. An inexpensive kitchen remodeling idea could be cabinet refacing . This option is much more cost-effective, not to mention fast. The dedicated staff of Granite and Trend Transformations will measure, craft and install custom cabinet doors, drawers and hardware in just days, not weeks. Granite and TREND Transformations offers a variety of cabinet colors, styles and finishes – all of which are moisture, heat, scratch and impact-resistant.

Kitchen cabinet refacing

Install New Countertops

Countertops are the workhorse of your kitchen and can take the brunt of everyday wear and tear. Granite and TREND Transformations offers an innovative, fast way to refresh your countertops with an overlay process – simply by placing a new countertop directly over your old one. Quartz and recycled glass countertops from Granite and TREND Transformations are heat, scratch and stain-resistant, and require very little maintenance – with no sealing required. Countertops can be installed in as little as one day, so you can have what feels like a new kitchen overnight. Your friends won’t believe how fast and gorgeous your new kitchen looks.

New kitchen countertops

There are many other ways you can refresh the look of your kitchen without taking on a major renovation – we have more easy kitchen update design and decorating ideas in this blog. Choosing the right countertop material for your lifestyle might be challenging – we break down the pros and cons of the most popular countertop materials so you can make an informed decision.

Schedule your free in-home design consultation with Granite and TREND Transformations today and find out how we can help you upgrade your kitchen with cabinet refacing, new countertops or a gorgeous mosaic tile backsplash.

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