5 Kitchen Before-and-Afters You Have to See to Believe!
We love a good makeover. There’s just something so satisfying about the instant gratification you get from seeing big changes immediately. Kitchens and baths are often the biggest dealbreakers for potential homebuyers or the first rooms to be renovated by new homeowners. Check out the stunning makeovers below where thoughtful changes and modern upgrades have transformed the centerpieces of these homes.
Not representative of the homeowner's style, this kitchen needed a facelift.
Seeing potential in the layout and bones of their kitchen, designers Syd and Shea McGee made major aesthetic changes to make the design of their space more in line with the rest of their home’s style.
See the Full Transformation: Studio McGee
Lacking personality, this kitchen was begging for some interesting details and materials.
A handy couple undertook a two-year renovation on their own with stunning results. Attention to detail and stylish finish choices transform a nondescript space into the hub of a modern family home.
See the Full Transformation: Julia Markum
A full wall closed this kitchen off from the neighboring dining room.
The cramped space was not functional for this home's new owners.
This home’s kitchen received a modern update by opening the wall into the dining room to create an open-concept space perfect for entertaining. A variety of textures in the backsplash tile, grasscloth wallcovering, and sleek marble counters create visual interest within an all-gray color palette.
See the Full Transformation: Erin Gates
This tight space in no way reflected the homeowner's style and the long space felt tight and limiting.
Opening a wall, maximizing clean lines, and adding brass accents modernized this dated galley kitchen, turning it into a welcoming spot to convene.
See the Full Transformation: Sarah Sherman Samuel
This kitchen had personality, but not the kind its owners were after.
A dated kitchen with wallpapered walls and faux brick flooring received glamorous upgrades with brass details, a printed hide rug, and a striking La Cornue stove.
See the Full Transformation: Bailey McCarthy