Kitchen is considered as the focal point of home for genuine reasons. The fact that a better kitchen enhances the value of home put an emphasis on the importance of a good looking and perfectly functioning kitchen. So, when it comes to selling your home, you have to decorate your kitchen keeping in mind the expectations that prospective buyers would have about it.
Nevertheless, creating such a dream kitchen requires much of an effort and expense. However, the expense part shouldn’t be a nightmare for you. There are some ways you can decorate your kitchen luxuriously and that too very cheaply.
Start with the color palette
Christina Hoffmann of Epitome Home recommends the use of muted, sophisticated colors if you want to create luxurious colors. She says, “These work best and convey a really luxe vibe. Look at the branding colors of luxury designers—they are mostly lightly muted and off the primary color." The colors she mostly talks about are charcoal, cream, and champagne over harsher black, white, silver, or gold.
Hoffmann says, “You want to vary the texture to vary the complexity and make the design more layered and high-end. Choose two or three very close colors and play with texture instead—think white, a cream, and a very, very light natural beige as your colors, and then create visual interest by incorporating lots of texture in the room as your accent."
Reshape the cabinets
Cabinets hold primary value when it comes to kitchen remodeling. So, it may be good time to have a look at the old looking and tired cabinets and think about some ways to reshape them to make them look good. Besides painting the cabinets, you will need to install new knobs and handles, and repair any damage to make them function well. If you have enough of the budget, you can install new cabinets.
Invest in stemware
The glasses you have can actually serve as means to give decorative looks. So, it’s worth investing in a stemware where you will put the glasses on display.
Lighting plays huge role in putting an emphasis on the kitchen decoration. So, the first thing that you should work on is the installation of light fixtures in appropriate areas. If the kitchen already allows natural light, the decorative light fixtures would give a good show during day time. Install dimmers with the lights to make good lighting arrangement during evening.
If backsplash area is smaller, you will need to do very little work on decoration of that area. However, you can still select a small and appropriate decoration area if there is a wider wall adjacent to the backsplash. Paneling is the appropriate option when it comes to decorating backsplash.