Updates To Our 20 Year Old Kitchen Reno Add Big Style

Updates To Our 20 Year Old Kitchen Reno Add Big Style

Steve and I bought our 1977 brick ranch home in 1990. It was a great neighborhood for our family, but it featured a dreadful dark kitchen. The cabinets over the peninsula were so low that we had to bend over to talk to the girls at the kitchen table. The photos below are from 25 years ago, after I painted the very dark cabinets white, and even painted the old faux butcher block countertops so we could temporarily stand to look at them.

With a busy family, a limited budget, and hubby and I working full-time, the kitchen languished until 2000.

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