The kitchen is one of the main rooms in a home. Families gather in the kitchen for meals, conversation, and even homework. When the kitchen is modern and up-to-date it is a more comfortable and welcoming place to be!
Backsplash Updating an old backsplash is a quick way to modernize a kitchen. You can head to just about any hardware store and pick up some stick on backsplash or get creative and come up with your own ideas! Pallet wood, flat rocks, or tiles are some ideas you can find if you research it. Cabinets Buying new modern kitchen cabinets is a great way to update your kitchen. Another option is to paint your cabinets to give them an update. There are many options and tutorials on painting kitchen cabinets if you research it. There are tons of different colors of paints and styles that are available to those who wish to modernize their kitchens by painting their cabinets.
Lighting Replacing current light fixtures or even adding more lights will give your kitchen a more updated, modern look. New fixtures can be purchased at hardware stores and online. Fixtures can also be easily updated with some simple spray paint. Remove the fixtures, give them a good cleaning, and spray paint them with whatever color you choose, just make sure you get a paint that works for metal. You can paint fixtures with shiny metallic paints or flat colors.
Hardware Another simple fix for modernizing your kitchen is to update hardware. Many options are available for new faucets for your kitchen sink. Pulls on cabinets can also be replaced, or spray painted a different color if you choose to keep the ones that you have.
Walls A fresh new coat of paint, or wallpaper is a great way to modernize your kitchen. There are new, updated paint colors in literally thousands of available colors will give your kitchen a fresh new look. You can even make one wall a focal point and plank the wall with wooden planks. Appliances Purchasing new appliances will also give your kitchen a modern look. A new refrigerator, stove, microwave, or toaster can give this room a fresh pop! If you want to get really creative you can buy decals and even paint for your refrigerator! Be daring and paint you fridge with black chalk paint and write you grocery list right on your refrigerator.
There are many options available for modernizing your kitchen. From choosing new or updating old, the possibilities are endless. So, use your imagination and get modern.