These inexpensive kitchen DIY’s are easy and budget friendly. If your kitchen needs a makeover but you don’t have the funds for a full-fledged remodel, incorporate some of these to freshen up your space. As a mom, I spend a lot of time in the kitchen so it’s important to me that it’s a happy space. Enjoy these beautiful and functional kitchen DIY’s!
1. Countertop Herb Garden
Having a selection of herbs right at hand can be so helpful when you’re busy making a meal in the kitchen! Instead of worrying about going outside and picking them or spending money buying them from the store, just keep them right within arm’s reach with this ingenious countertop garden.
2. Cabinet Plate Rack
Source: Remodelando la Casa
Keep your plates super organized with this DIY, built-in plate rack! Don’t even worry about taking up extra counter space because this doesn’t need any.
3. Floating Shelves
Source: DIY in PDX
Floating shelves keep so many items out of the way, but within close reach at all times. Prevent your cooking surface from becoming overcrowded and cluttered with this brilliant DIY.
4. Chalkboard Backsplash
Now you’ll be able to remember everything you need to with this fun chalkboard backsplash! Write down your recipes, meal plans, important notes, and anything else you’d like to keep in sight.
5. Pallet Island
Don’t stress about buying an expensive island because you can just make your own! This adorable pallet island will give your kitchen tons of character and efficiency at the same time.
6. Fabric Lined Cabinet
Source: A Lo and Behold Life
Do you feel like your cabinets are looking a little blah? No worries! Just spruce things up with this clever DIY and line the inside with some cute fabric.
7. Hanging Herb Mason Jars
Source: Domestically Speaking
If you’re running low on extra counter space, look no further. These hanging herbs will keep your work surface free of extras while still keeping them close at hand.
8. Backsplash Shelf Organizer
Source: Her Tool Belt
Keep your most-used tools, spices, and dining utensils right next to your stovetop with this DIY backsplash organizer! Forget about reaching for those spices or that cup because they’ll all be right in front of you.
9. Coffee Cup Display Rack
Source: Thrifty & Chic
If you’re a lover of coffee cups and cute decor, you’ll adore this DIY! Don’t worry about having to store all of your beautiful mugs away in a cabinet because you can just leave them out for all to see.
10. Brush Lettered Storage Jars
Source: The Lovely Drawer
This DIY lets you easily remember where everything goes and where everything is because it says it loud and clear. Your baking supplies will no longer sit in the back of the pantry far out of your way, but rather, right where you need them.
11. Leather & Wood Paper Towel Holder
Source: Manmade DIY
Make sure your hands stay dry and your countertops stay clean with this cleverly-designed paper towel holder! It’s cute, it matches almost any room theme, and it keeps your paper towels out of the way.
12. Chalkboard Breadboard
Source: Mod Podge Rocks
This rustic-looking breadboard makes a perfect decoration for any kitchen. Write whatever you want on it and call it a day because this DIY is one that will add so much extra magic to your home that you don’t need to do anything else.
13. Concrete Table
Source: Lia Griffith
This industrial-style rolling table creates a perfect area to sit and talk or to eat a meal. It also gives depth and uniqueness to your kitchen that wouldn’t be there otherwise.
14. Pink Garbage Can
Source: Best Friends For Frosting
This super chic and adorable garbage can is sure to add a ton of color and liveliness to any home! It’s ultra useful, making it a more efficient addition to your kitchen.
15. Rustic Spice Rack
Source: Sawdust 2 Stitches
Keep all of your spices organized with this pretty rack! It will keep everything in order and you’ll never have to wonder where one of your spices is because it will already have a designated home.
If you’re looking to freshen up your kitchen without breaking the bank, try one of these chic DIY’s this weekend! Most of them are super simple and totally doable for even those that aren’t crafty.