Create and Archway - If you're ready for a change—and a full-on renovation is out of your budget—a fresh coat of paint or new window treatments can go a long way. For a more dramatic impact, consider adding some architectural interest to the rooms in your home with small upgrades like this one. For full step-by-step instructions, shopping list, and tools list, see How to Create an Archway.
Before and after photo of bark Cherry stained cabinets. These cabinets were painted Linen White with a Chocolate glaze to lighten up the large kitchen and living room. Four of the doors were converted to glass doors. Decorative panels and larger corbels were added to the back side of the island in order to give it the look of a piece of furniture. All this was done in 4-5 days.
[Key Measurements to Help You Design Your Kitchen] Get the ideal kitchen setup by understanding spatial relationships, dimensions and work zones. Whether you are moving into an existing kitchen, remodeling the one you have or building a new one, understanding a few key measurements and organizational guidelines can help your culinary life run more smoothly.