13 (Almost!) Free Kitchen Updates

Sprucing up your kitchen doesn't have to take a big bite out of your budget. Small changes will add big style when you think creatively.

Salvage Chic

If you're handy with a saw, cut up found strips of weathered wood to give your kitchen island or peninsula a cottage-style facelift. Alternately, you can give new boards a similar look by painting them in different colors, then heavily sanding them.

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