The next best thing is to reface your existing set. For those of you with homes that were built over 30 years ago, your cabinets are probably worth holding onto. Back then, cabinets were more solidly constructed than some of the pre-built stock varieties you’ll find today.
This question boils down to budget and how long you’re willing to live without a kitchen. A kitchen remodel can take weeks and make a big mess. Plus, the cost to remodel is usually more than double the price to reface. And if your cabinets are built well and in great shape, then painting will add new life for a few hundred bucks. Check out the articles below for inspiration, and find a contractor near you by clicking here.
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