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5 Myths About Revamping Your Kitchen

People tend to let the rooms in their homes go without a revamp for many years. This is most likely due to misconceptions about what goes into revamping your home. The kitchen especially can be a daunting task, but it’s probably cheaper and less work than you think. There are five myths about kitchen revamps, and in this article, we will explain why they are false.

Kitchen Sink and Window Space Saver and Shelves

Why You Should Revamp Your Kitchen

The kitchen is undoubtedly the heart of any home, where culinary magic happens, and memories are created. However, over time, your kitchen might start feeling a bit tired and in need of a revamp. The good news is that you don’t have to undertake large renovation projects or spend thousands of dollars to give your kitchen a fresh and stylish makeover.

The most common complaints in a kitchen are:

  • Unorganized
  • Not enough workspace
  • Lack of storage

Does this sound like your kitchen? Read along to learn more about what a revamp is, common myths, low-cost space-saving solutions, and other products that will help you transform your kitchen into a space that reflects your unique style.

What is a Kitchen Revamp?

First things first. What is a kitchen revamp? A revamp can be defined as ‘giving a new and improved form or appearance to something. Unlike a remodel, there is no need to make big or permanent changes to the space. A revamp refers to the process of updating or redecorating a kitchen to give it a fresh and improved look, functionality, and style. The goal is to transform the kitchen into a more aesthetically pleasing, efficient, and practical space.

Red Kitchen Space Saver

Five Myths About Revamping Your Kitchen

People tend to let the rooms in their homes go without a revamp for many years. This is most likely due to misconceptions about what goes into revamping your home. The kitchen especially can be a daunting task, but it’s probably cheaper and less work than you think. Here are five myths about kitchen revamps and why they are false:

Myth #1: Revamping your Kitchen is Always Expensive

 A full kitchen remodel would cost thousands of dollars, but you can revamp your kitchen for a fraction of the cost to no cost at all. Small changes can have a significant impact on the overall look and feel of your kitchen.

If you are looking to complete a revamp on a small scale, new products might not be necessary. Depending on your space reorganizing and rearranging could be all you need.  

Kitchen Floor Mat

Myth #2: Revamping Your Kitchen Requires Extensive Labor

Not at all! Adding a few new décor items and doing some reorganizing may do the trick. Here are a few quick and easy changes that can change the look at feel of your space:

  • Update your kitchen curtains, mats, and linens
  • Get a new centerpiece for your table
  • Add or swap out your wall décor
Red Kitchen Curtains over Sink

Myth #3: You Need to Follow the Latest Trends for a Successful Revamp

A revamp does NOT need to follow the latest trends. Your kitchen revamp should focus on your unique style preferences that suit your needs and tastes. Check out some Kitchen Collections by Seventh Avenue. Remember, trends come and go so pick a style that YOU love.

Over the Sink Space Saver

Myth #4: Revamping Your Kitchen is a Time-Consuming Process

False! Revamping your kitchen can be done in a matter of a few hours – or less! If you don’t know where to start in the reorganizing process just follow these easy steps:

  1. Clear Countertops: This step will minimize clutter and provide you with more workspace. Keep essential items out but put away what you can.
  2. Declutter and Organize: Start by getting rid of any items you no longer use. Ensure that everything has a designated place.  
  3. Consider Optimizing Workflow: Keep commonly used items such as cooking utensils and other commonly used items within reach of your main workspace.
  4. Increase Storage Solutions: If you are struggling to find a space for all of your items even after completing steps 1-3, you may need to improve your storage capacity. There are discrete and stylish options available for doing so that are highlighted in the storage solutions section.  
Kitchen Carts

Myth #5: Revamping Your Kitchen is Just About Aesthetics

Aesthetics may play a vital role in the need for a kitchen revamp, but functionality and usability are equally as important factors. Changes in these areas could provide a more efficient workflow. Besides décor, think about storage solutions and appliances that may fit your needs.

OK, so how to do it. There are several strategies you can employ to pull off your successful kitchen revamp.

Kitchen Revamp: Space Savers for Under $50:

Lack of storage space is one of the biggest challenges in a kitchen. Finding a place for cookware, the many different types of utensils, food, small appliances, and everything else you need to have in your kitchen can feel impossible. Luckily, there are products available to help free up some space.  

One great product for freeing up space in your kitchen is this 25-Piece Cutlery and Utensil Set. Depending on where in your kitchen you currently store these items, you could free up valuable counter and/or drawer space. This set comes in FIVE different colors, so you’ll be sure to find one that fits your unique style.

25-Piece Cutlery and Utensil Set

25-Piece Cutlery and Utensil Set

Comprehensive—and full-tang serrated blades never need sharpening. Solid wood knife block has a built-in one-hour timer and chromed metal baskets for utensils.


Another recommendation to free up some space in your kitchen is a 2-Tier Dish Rack. Save space in your sink and on your countertop. This dish rack has space for everything with side panels for glasses and flatware. It also features removable trays which allow you to store the rack with ease. Choose from SEVEN different color options when adding this to your kitchen.

2-Tier Dish Rack

2-Tier Dish Rack


Kitchen Revamp: Countertop Storage Under $50

If you are revamping your kitchen and realize that you still do not have room to store all your items or maybe prefer to use the counter to store things you access often – you can complete your kitchen revamp by adding stylish storage options to your home.

Some examples of this include a 4-Piece Window Canister Set and a Window Breadbox. These products showcase a sleek design and come in EIGHT different color options. As a bonus, they match!

4-Piece Window Canister Set

4-Piece Window Canister Set

Twist-and-lock plastic ring helps retain freshness. Stainless steel lids. Metal with enamel exterior; clear plastic windows.


Window Breadbox

Window Breadbox

Sleek breadbox opens up to a roomy interior that accommodates a variety of baked goods. Clear acrylic inset. Metal with rear air vents to keep food fresh longer.


Revamp With Seventh Avenue

Revamping your kitchen doesn’t have to be an overwhelming or expensive task. By dispelling common myths and focusing on your unique style and needs, you can transform your kitchen into a more functional and stylish space. Whether through simple changes like updating curtains, reorganizing, or by incorporating affordable storage solutions, plenty of options are available to make your kitchen more efficient. Seventh Avenue offers a range of kitchen collections and products that can help you achieve your desired revamp. You don’t have to sacrifice style for functionality. Remember, a kitchen revamp is not just about aesthetics, but also about creating a space that enhances workflow and usability. So, roll up your sleeves, embrace the possibilities, and embark on your kitchen revamp journey with Seventh Avenue. Your refreshed kitchen awaits!

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