If your kitchen is old and outdated then you might have considered upgrading it for a while. Here are some reasons why you should modernise your kitchen!

Create a fresh, new look!

Redecorating a tired-looking kitchen and making into a modern, bright new kitchen is sure to make it a much nicer space to live in!

If you have old, wooden cabinets then you could consider painting them a bright colour to add some vibrancy to the room! In many modern kitchens, there are no wall cabinets as they can look bulky and take up too much space. If your outdated kitchen has wall cabinets then removing them is always an option – add some open shelving for a more modern look!

Has the kitchen flooring been there since you moved in? Swap it out for new, laminate flooring!

Old worktop surfaces can be cracked or full of stains, so change them out for some new ones. Consider the material depending on your budget – laminate is often the most cost-effective choice.

Add new accessories, create new storage spaces for your utensils and other things – get creative with it! A little DIY goes a long way, and it’s a cheap way to make your kitchen look amazing.

Give it an upgrade

Not only is it great to update the look of your kitchen, but it’s important that you upgrade the functionality, too!

Trade in the old fridge for a brand new one, get new taps for the kitchen sink and a new electric oven. Be sure to match the appliances to the rest of your kitchen decor – stainless steel gives a sophisticated look, but conventional white may match better with other colours and styles. Simply swapping out the toaster and kettle for one that matches can also be a cheap way to upgrade!

You could also add new ambient lighting to your kitchen, or simply purchase new lampshades for your existing lights to dress them up a bit.

If you need any assistance with modernising your kitchen or want replacement lighting with help from a qualified electrition, don’t hesitate to contact us at EJS Electrical today!