That was definitely the most expensive part of our update.
Sometimes simple changes can make a dramatic difference.
Make Your Counters out of Concrete Okay, granted this option is not for the DIY beginner, but concrete countertops are affordable, durable, customizable, and be”DIY’ed”!
Imperfectly Polished offers a step-by-step tutorial on how she and her husband created these gorgeous concrete countertops pictured below.
This project is perfect for DIYers because it is so forgiving- if you mess up, the fabric can easily be removed and repositioned.
Because this project is so easily reversible, it is ideal for renters looking for an easy way to personalize a kitchen, though you may want to have a friend on hand to help with the initial application.
I have been writing a series over on entitled “How to Update Your Kitchen on a Budget”. You can buy prefabricated kits at any home improvement store that will take you step by step through the process, or you can buy the individual paints and products separately.