The best part of a kitchen makeover is seeing the before-and-after. Whether you’re keeping an existing layout or starting from scratch, here are the essential updates you’ll need to transform your kitchen.
Butcher-block countertops add beach-cottage charm at a good price in this kitchen in Seaside, Florida. Buttery walls and cabinets feel warm yet open when the room is flooded with natural light. (Photo: Jonny Valiant)