Updating oak cabinets

Via Julie Blanner Now the cathedral style door (as shown above with the arched top) is the hardest look to update as a shaker style/square frame is a more modern style.By choosing hardware with soft, curved lines, Julie managed to give this kitchen a new lease on life and the cathedral style door/hardware look natural and well-coordinated.

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Adding just 1 other colour would have interfered with the flow and simplicity of the look.

Copper is another beautiful complement to oak cabinets with its earthy rich metal finish.

And while they still have a bit more finishing work to do, you can already see how fabulous this kitchen is going to turn out!

(stay tuned…)Need some help figuring out what do to with your kitchen?

The house is probably not going to be returned to us in better shape than we handed it over. ) But also, there is a limit to how much we can earn each month from the house, so investing in to a new kitchen would be pointless, (at least until we decide to sell – and I doubt we will do it then either).

Once, I accepted the fact that our kitchen was going to stay this color, I had to decide what small changes we could make to improve the look of the space and ideas to update oak kitchen cabinets. This was not that much of a stretch since turquoise and blue are a main color way in the last home, but bringing that color into the kitchen really helped the orange look nicer.The more colours and metal finishes you add, the more cluttered it can make things look.Via BHGUsing a yellow and off-white palette, this bathroom looks simple and well-coordinated.did a FABulous job of updating her kitchen while keeping the rich tone of her oak cabinets.With cup style pulls and decorative handles, her kitchen looks warm and inviting! I told you all about my sad no painting allowed story on Wednesday.