As the summer starts to wind down, the weather starts getting cooler, and holiday season starts creeping closer, many homeowners find themselves in a little bit of a lull. Maybe there’s a lull because the kids are back in school, the vacations are over and there’s nothing to do. Or maybe we just need something new like a refresh to get energized for finishing the year on a high note. Either way, something needs to change.
Where do you start? Well, one of the most-used rooms in the house would be a good place: that would be your kitchen. Now you just need to decide how far or deep you want to go with your updates. Here’s our “Low-Medium-High” scale for getting a much-needed fall refresh:
If you want to feel refreshed, but maybe aren’t ready for more significant changes, you can still feel the spirit of fall with classy, on-trend decorations. They’ll make your space feel fresh and new, without taking too much out of your budget. Try one or two of these:
If new decor isn’t enough to make you feel refreshed or accomplished, then take it up a notch with a mini remodel. Changing one key component in your kitchen has the potential to utterly change its entire look and feel. See if your space could use any of these upgrades:
Now if none of the other ‘levels’ do enough, this is the one that will definitely make the most impact. This is perhaps the best time of year to undergo such a big shift: it’s a period of downtime where life can usually get a little less hectic. Remodeling now creates a perfect kitchen for later — when you really need it. Like winter holiday festivities, or birthdays, or graduations, or any other get-togethers that involve your home.
What level resonates with you? No matter what level you’re pursuing, you’re sure to feel refreshed and energized in the fall. Visit one of our showrooms for fall-friendly inspiration or to speak to one of our expert designers and get some experienced help when taking the next step.
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