10 Incredible Kitchen Makeovers From Fixer Upper

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I don’t know about you, but ever since Fixer Upper’s third season ended, I’ve been dreaming about season four. Chip and Jo have a way of firing me up for my own home renos. While the dynamic duo is off filming the next season of design magic, I’ve rounded up some of their best makeovers to date. Check out these amazing kitchen transformations, and try not to drool.

The Barn-dominium

The second story kitchen of the Meek home before renovations, as seen on Fixer Upper. (Before #10)

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Before: With dated cabinets, wallpaper and linoleum, the original kitchen needed some major updating.

Kitchen with Island, Black and White Backsplash and Steel Appliances

Barn Home in the Country: Custom Vent Hood and Backsplash

As seen on HGTV's Fixer Upper, this home's custom kitchen features a black and white tile back splash that complements the space. The kitchen also features stainless steel appliances and wood details that give the space a perfect blend of contemporary and rustic styles.

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After: Natural wood helps soften the bold black-and-white color scheme and patterned tile backsplash in the completely renovated kitchen.

The Coastal Makeover for a '70s Ranch House

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Before: The ‘70s-era kitchen was ultra closed off, so Joanna suggested removing the partition and adding a large island.

White Country Kitchen

Bright Blue and White Kitchen With White Barn Doors, Large Island and Wicker Bar Stools

This kitchen features white cabinets, a large island, pendant lighting and white tile backsplash. The grey and white tones and wicker bar stools help to compliment the beach theme that runs throughout the entire home, as seen on HGTV Fixer Upper.

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After: A soft gray and white palette makes the new kitchen feel clean and fresh, and barstools offer ample seating for impromptu dining.

The Ranch-Home Update

Before: The original kitchen was narrow and dark.

Custom Vent Hood and Wood Corbels in Kitchen

Kitchen With Large Center Island and Industrial Pendant Lights

The newly configured kitchen has a large center island, crisp white cabinetry with contrasting black hardware, new stainless steel appliances and custom vent hood. Joanna Gaines found vintage wooden corbels at a local salvage shop for the perfect finishing touch.

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Photo by: Rachel Whyte

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After: Crisp, white cabinets, an oversized wood island and a sparkling white tile backsplash combine for a totally new look.

The Texas-Sized House With Small-Town Charm

The Dansby kitchen prior to any renovations, as seen on Fixer Upper. (Before #2)

Before: Orange-hued cabinets are cramped into a tight space before the renovation.

Kitchen With Globe Pendant Lights

Spacious Kitchen With Custom Island

Joanna Gaines's recommendation was not simply to expand the kitchen, but to actually relocate it. The new kitchen is in a space that was previously a den. In the new layout, the old kitchen becomes the combined pantry and laundry room.

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After: For this home, Joanna recommended relocating the kitchen. The new kitchen is in a space that was previously the den.

The Vintage Tiny House

The second room of the Bell home before renovations that will soon be turned into the kitchen area, as seen on Fixer Upper. (Before #4)

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Before: This central room was formerly used as a bedroom but would become part of the kitchen in the renovation.

Kitchen Space with Island, Vent Hood, Light Fixture and Ladder

Small Kitchen with a Wide Open Feel Tiny Vintage Home

The small kitchen was opened up by removing walls and vaulting the ceiling. The neutral color palate keeps the space bright and complements the vintage refrigerator, vent hood, floating shelves and wooden flooring, as seen on HGTV's Fixer Upper.

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After: The tiny home’s new kitchen features white oak cabinets, black countertops and floating shelves to create a sleek, clean aesthetic.

The Suburban Bungalow

Empty White Kitchen

Before: Bland Kitchen

The homeowners' bland kitchen before being renovated on HGTV's Fixer Upper.

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Before: Bland and lifeless, the original kitchen needed some personality.

Archway leading from the Dining Room to the Kitchen

Arched Door Frame Leading from Living Room to Rustic Kitchen

Fixer Upper hosts Chip and Joanna Gaines expanded the entryway to the kitchen by cutting a wide archway, creating a better flow between the kitchen and dining room.

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After: Industrial open shelving and a reclaimed wood island give the renovated kitchen major 'wow' factor.

The Shingle Shack

The Haires' Outdated Kitchen

Plain Outdated Kitchen

As seen on HGTV's Fixer Upper, the Haires' original kitchen was old and and outdated, but Chip and Joanna will open it up and renovate the cabinets to make this kitchen a statement piece for the home.

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Before: This kitchen was a prime example of all-white gone all-wrong.

Recessed Lighting in Newly Remodeled Kitchen

Updated Kitchen with Recessed Lighting

The remodeled kitchen has raised cabinets, a large island, new crown molding, pendants and new recessed lighting.

After: In the renovated kitchen, gray countertops provide contrast against the updated white cabinets, and stylish pendant lights add pizzazz.

The Overgrown Ranch

Dark Kitchen

Old Dated Kitchen

The old kitchen was dated and had dark cabinets, countertops and appliances that seemed to soak up what little light made its way into the room.

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Before: The lack of natural light and deep brown tones left this kitchen feeling dark and dull.

Industrial Rustic Kitchen

Naturally Rustic

The kitchen in the King home has been completely transformed and repositioned. Some of the key elements of the kitchen are the open shelves, the black granite countertops, the brick backsplash, a vent hood, stainless steel appliances, industrial light fixtures and a custom island, as seen on Fixer Upper.

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After: Chip and Joanna completely transformed the kitchen with brick walls, black granite countertops, industrial pendants and a custom-built island.

The Messy Mid-Century Modern

Barrett Home Kitchen Before Renovation

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With its box-like enclosure and awkward placement, the kitchen was a visual intrusion within the larger living space.

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Before: An awkward, box-like floor plan made this kitchen undesirable.

Modern Kitchen in Barrett Home

Renovated Modern Kitchen

Walls were removed to expose the formerly enclosed kitchen, freeing up more space and creating an open but elegant floor plan.

After: Chip and Jo knocked down walls to create an open layout and opted for an eye-catching mid-century modern design.

The Faceless Bunker

Before: Dated Kitchen Space

Kitchen Before Renovation

Prior to the renovation, the dated kitchen had linoleum flooring, laminate countertops, wood-paneled cabinets and aging appliances.

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Before: The original kitchen had a tight layout that didn’t flow with the home’s open floor plan.

White Kitchen with Blue Backsplash and Wood Beams

Kitchen, AFTER

Wood wrapped support beams provide a welcome contrast with the kitchen's white cabinets and light granite countertops

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After: Joanna suggested moving the kitchen upstairs to give it a more central location. The new kitchen flows seamlessly with the home’s design.

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