To date, to make a quality andstylish kitchen renovation is not an easy task. Firstly, it is troublesome, and secondly, it is expensive. With the complexities of design and kitchen redevelopment, overhaul and technical issues for you can handle professionals - designers and workers. With the second problem - the high cost of materials and the salary of these professionals, you will have to cope already yourself. If you can not afford to hire all theseprofessionals, and you feel the strengths and inclinations of a designer, try to make repairs yourself. In some cases, you may still need the help of specialists, they are plumbers, electricians, perhaps a carpenter. Cosmetic repair of the premises, as a rule, does not require particularly complex tasks and a lot of money. What can you do on your own to change the shape of the kitchen? Firstly, it is the decoration of the walls. Secondly, kitchen furniture. The rest of the decor is a simple and minor matter. Lighting in the kitchen. Great, if not huge, role in the room, and the kitchen, including, plays lighting. The only lamp in the center of the kitchen is not at all convenient for the one who cooks for the kitchen, as well as for those who have lunch there. Modern style gives us new light solutions. First of all, this is spot lighting. It is necessary to make spotlight around the perimeter of the kitchen, especially paying attention to important places - above the work surface and the dining area. If your kitchen is spacious enough to put a dining table in it, you can hang a lamp or lampshade over it, it should not be exactly centered. Point illumination can be represented by electrode or halogen lamps. Fluorescent lighting has outlived its and looks very unattractive in any room, including in the kitchen. How to trim the walls in the kitchen in a new way. The walls and ceiling in the room, usually, are finished in one of two ways - wallpapering or painting. Even if you still have walls in the kitchen with wallpaper, you can easily remove them and paint the walls. The paint can be chosen water-based, it's more ecological and simple. Choose expensive paint, as this will greatly facilitate your work, and the result will be more durable. Instead of 3-4 layers of cheap paint, you will make only 1 layer of expensive paint. Before painting the walls, treat them with a primer. There is a primer for walls and ceilings, as well as a primer for wooden and artificial surfaces. This will not only protect the surface before painting and fix the result, but also hide unnecessary stains that you can not remove before fresh painting. The primer should be applied in 1-3 layers, depending on the condition of the surface. The better the walls are primed, the easier and easier it is to apply a coat of paint. However, the walls are primed and before wallpapering, as this prevents the appearance of mold on the wallpaper. Renovation of kitchen furniture. To your kitchen has become a new attractive and comfortable, at times, it is not necessary to buy new furniture. Rearranging furniture in the kitchen, replacing some lockers, adding additional shelves on the wall or work surface, can significantly change the useful space and appearance of the kitchen. If your kitchen furniture suits you, it is convenient and comfortable for work, but its appearance is out of date, this is not a problem. Changing the facade of kitchen cabinets and countertop, you will update it beyond recognition. You can buy new doors to lockers or order the size of your favorite material for your size. If you do not want to buy new doors, you can repaint the old ones. First you need to clean the surface of the old spots and fat, which inevitably covered any kitchen. Use modern solvents or a mixture of soap and vinegar in the company with a scraper. Then it is necessary to treat the surface with a primer several times. Good special primers can preserve old dirt that you could not wash. After priming the surface, paint the cupboards. Some doors can be remade, insert decorative glass, and some shelves leave open. Replace the countertop is also not difficult. Order the countertop of the size you need, then you need to cut a sink into it and, if necessary, a stove. The renovated kitchen furniture will be attractive and fresh in a new way. And how convenient and pleasant to cook in such conditions! Repair in the kitchen includes manyrework. If you do not plan to do major repairs with re-planning, a simple, but high-quality cosmetic repair is enough. Replace the flooring, change the color of the walls, repaint the kitchen furniture in a new color and make a new apron for the kitchen surface from the beautiful decorative tile, it's not so difficult and will not require capital investment. Such changes will refresh your apartment and make the kitchen an attractive and convenient place for the hostess.