11 Ways to Save on a Kitchen Redo
#7: Think small
Small appliances, installed outside the work core, can inexpensively improve how your kitchen works with your family's habits. Wish you had just a little more room in the fridge? Or would you love to keep the kids or guests out of the work zone when you're cooking? Think about adding a small fridge or beverage cooler just outside the cooking area.
Pictured: The Weinhardts found a $240 wine cooler and tucked it into unused wall space opposite the work zone. Now the kids can grab quick snacks without getting underfoot when Karrie is in the middle of meal prep.