I like the counter tops. also, the grey floors. Do you have ugly kitchen cabinets that need a makeover? This tutorial shows you How to Paint Kitchen Cabinets to give your kitchen a facelift on a budget.
This woman tells how she painted and sealed her counters to go from the laminate in the top to the natural stone look in the bottom picture. About 120 bucks. I'm not a big fan of painting laminate but this tutorial intrigues me.
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Really nice color coordination with window treatment. Would definitely do this if rest of kitchen colors would allow it. You don't see much blue and white these days, especially in a kitchen. Love the crisp white cabinets with blue subway tile backsplash