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Kitchen renovation products for the tight budget

We all know that our homes are our ultimate retreat from the tough world we live in. Our home environment directly impacts our state of mind and also our health, however finding ways to make home improvements when money is tight is extremely difficult. Kitchens are often the single biggest area of expense for most of us. Additionally doing projects yourself may save money but it is extremely hard if you aren't a handy man type. Don't fret there are some wonderful products on the market for those with limited budgets and funds.

Peel and Stick Back splash- Yes, you read it right. If you haven't check out this type of product yet you should. It's a back splash with gel construction that gives the look of glass tile and offers a three dimensional look. This product can be found in various places, Amazon, and Home depot as well. If you're not handy with tile work, and are in dire need of a back splash to update your kitchen, this could be a wonderful solution for you! Gel Back Splash

Granite counter top kit- These kits get high ratings and allow you to get the look of granite in your kitchen without the expense. Can be done over the weekend and is the perfect solution to updating your kitchen's worn out and dated laminate counters. Follow the directions and you'll get lovely results! Check this kit out here: Granite counter top kit

Stainless Steel Appliance kit- Ever want the stainless steel appliances offered in new home construction and in updated kitchens but you don't have the money? This kit may be just the solution. It's actually made out of real stainless steel and can give your appliance a whole new look. Advice, if possible try it on one hidden side of your appliance if at all possible to see if it will give you the results you want. Also notice there is a separate product for refrigerators. See here: Stainless Steel Kit

Cabinet Make Over kit- Now that we've tackled the counters, the back splash and our appliances, let talk about those cabinets. This product Nuvo Cocoa Couture 1 Day Cabinet Makeover Kit has all you need to give your old cabinets an updated look without having to buy new cabinetry. It can go over wood or laminate cabinets and has a semi gloss shine when completed. Advice be sure to buy extra and you may want to add an additional coat of polyurethane for extra durability. This product comes in other colors as well so be sure to check out: Nuvo 1 Day Cabinet Make Over Kit.

For more home decorating solutions see: Dawns Interior Decorating Solutions