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How could I redo my ugly, laminated, kitchen cabinets?
Sharon Sharon Answered on Jan 29, 2024

Dear DIY,I have had these lower kitchen cabinets for close to 30 years. I can't afford to reface them. Can I paint them? If so, what would I need to do so? Any advice... See more

How can I brighten up my dark kitchen that has no window?
Shirley Ann Farris Shirley Ann Farris Answered on Jan 29, 2024

I want to paint cabinets, walls and backslash my kitchen has no windows. I want to lighten up kitchen with color as I have very small funds please help

Are spindles decorative, and if so, how can I remove them (pic)?
Bernadette Bernadette Answered on Jan 24, 2024

Hello! Just wondering if we could remove these spindles? And what could remove them easiest. Mostly would like to know if this looks like a load bearing wall and if t... See more

How can I cover up my plate rack/cubbies under my kitchen cabinets?
Greta Geller Greta Geller Answered on Jan 23, 2024

The plate rack under my kitchen cabinets ends up being an ugly catchall. Any suggestions for covering it up? Replacing the cabinets is not in the budget for now!

The lone stove: A much needed mini-kitchen makeover on a serious budget
Crystal Paul Crystal Paul Answered on Jan 23, 2024

I have an older home, built in 1826, with a kind of country style kitchen. This is not an eat-in kitchen and the table placed in the center is for prep work. The ca... See more

How can I redo my melamine kitchen cabinets to look more modern?
Anne-Marie Sherwood Anne-Marie Sherwood Answered on Jan 23, 2024

My cabinets have a brown wood edge and no door handles. Other than the face of the cabinets, the rest is fine. It is just the bland, uninteresting face of the cabin... See more

Which backsplash would go with butcher block countertops?
Lja23984216 Lja23984216 Answered on Jan 15, 2024

I really love the look of butch block counter tops but can't figure out what type of back splash to install that would not be too dark.

Changing Stainless Steel Appliance finishes to Black Stainless
Jay Jay Answered on Jan 10, 2024

Does anyone have experience with changing stainless to black stainless.My kitchen appliance s are Whirlpool .. horrible range & oven .. that are stainless. Changing ... See more

How can I hide this ugly wood paneling in my kitchen?
Judy Judy Answered on Jan 10, 2024

It's old and doesn't match my decor. Can I paint or something cheap?

I have kitchen cabinets with a round corner- how do I update?
Jacqueline Phillips Jacqueline Phillips Answered on Dec 05, 2023

They are good quality so I don't want to replace.

How can I modernize my antique dining room?
Kelly Roberts Kelly Roberts Answered on Nov 26, 2023

My husband inherited an antique dining room set from his uncle and it's very sentimental to him. Most of my house is decorated in modern/contemporary decor and I have... See more

Backsplash for buffet area in dining room
Janet Janet Answered on Nov 26, 2023

There is black granite on the counter and the walls are a blue/gray combination. I'm interested in a backslash for this area and would love your ideas!

Options for replacing track lighting in kitchen?
Candace Gates Candace Gates Answered on Nov 15, 2023

Currently my kitchen does not have enough lighting. I have a centrally located track lighting, with three lamps. One can light above sink area. The light from the ran... See more

Small bar/countertop area - I hate it and want to lower, what do you think?
Traci W Traci W Answered on Oct 13, 2023

This bar area is pretty much useless and my kitchen is small and I feel like it "cuts off" the kitchen visually and doesn't make it appear open at all. Its usually n... See more

What to do with this mirrored wall
Leslie Haywood Ceanga Leslie Haywood Ceanga Answered on Oct 05, 2023

The wall in my dining room has three mirror panels (floor to ceiling). It's a bit much! Other than removing them as they are probably glued in, what can I do to cove... See more

1970s sunken conversation pit
Melissa Melissa Answered on Oct 05, 2023

Our new house has a sunken conversation pit in front of the fireplace. It's about 6X6 and has three steps into the 'pit' and booth-like backs on each side. My adult... See more

How do I update this glass insert on these mobile home cabinets?
Laurie Laurie Answered on Sep 10, 2023

I have 2 mobile home cabinets with ugly glass inserts ... has anyone been able to remove the pattern??? Or any ideas to update the glass ??

Has anyone tried using curtains to replace cabinet doors?
Bracha Moskoff Bracha Moskoff Answered on Aug 31, 2023

Hi everyone, I am looking to update the style of my kitchen cabinets without breaking the bank. Has anyone tried using curtains to replace cabinet doors? If so, what ... See more

How can I change up old metal kitchen cabinets besides painting them?
Darlene Geary DiMaria Darlene Geary DiMaria Answered on Aug 06, 2023

I have old 1950's metal kitchen cabinets that we have painted of course many times and many different colors to change up the look of the kitchen. I would love to co... See more

What should I do with this space after my dishwasher is gone?
Michelle Michelle Answered on Aug 06, 2023

Good morning need some help please. House built in 50's. Previous owners ripped out cabinet and put dishwasher in. I don't use it. It is only me in the home with pets... See more

How to remove scallop trim from kitchen cabinets
Lonna Lonna Answered on Jul 14, 2023

My cabinets have a scallop trim below the soffit and go completely along the top of my cabinets

Removing wallpaper in kitchen without removing cabinets
Deb Deb Answered on Jul 14, 2023

I am removing the vinyl wallpaper in my kitchen. It's coming off very easy, however, it seems that it was put up before the cabinets were installed. I cannot remove t... See more