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Change the knobs on your kitchen cabinets
Want a quick pick-me-up? An updated look? It can be as easy as changing the knobs on your kitchen cabinets. Designers agree that a ‘dating’ element of design can be easily identified by the metal finish of knobs throughout a home. With a drill and screwdriver, the current decade can be introduced to your homes’ cabinetry.
It may be as simple as changing from knobs to handles.
Or changing everything to a metal/look that is current or popular.
Or mixing it up a bit – adopting a more eclectic look.
Depending on the size of your kitchen, changing knobs can be pricey. A new knob can run from $.99 to over $5.00 apiece depending on the quality and look you’re going for. Specialty knobs can run as much as $10.00 each from places like Restoration Hardware or Pottery Barn. But they don’t have to… a can of spray paint can make a huge difference.
A fresh look helps you feel better about your environment. When we have the feeling that we are ‘with the times’ it settles that FOMO sensation; it helps us connect to the universal need of belonging. We are less timid about socializing at home – any sense of ‘not being good enough’ dissipates; at least in terms of our ability to live in modern conditions.
Whether it’s a can of spray paint or a shopping spree for unique and/or some kind of novelty knob, the look of your kitchen can change significantly with the quick and easy effort of …
Changing the knobs on your kitchen cabinets.