Get the look of a pricey kitchen renovation—without the cost. All it takes is a few smart upgrades. Check out this Howcast video tutorial on how to remodel your kitchen without spending a fortune.
You Will Need
* Stainless steel contact paper
* New appliance doors
* Faux granite
* Cabinet refinishing or refacing
* High-end kitchen hardware
* Vinyl flooring
* A new faucet and sink
Step 1. Paint the kitchen
Step 2. Get the look of stainless steel on contact
Step 3. Get a "granite" counter
Step 4. Give cabinets a facelift
Step 5. Floor it
Step 6. Install a new sink
Tip: Before you order a new front panel for a dishwasher door, check if yours is reversible, with a different color on the opposite side.
Fact: On average, homeowners recoup 85 percent of what they spend on even a minor kitchen remodeling job, according to a study by Remodeling magazine.