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As the pandemic turbocharged the real estate market, homeowners are taking the initiatives to upgrade their houses, hoping to add value to their property and potentially also cash in. However, as prices of lumber and other construction supplies soared earlier this year, many are still looking for other, cheaper ways to give their homes a refresh.
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Whether you’re hoping to brighten your space with a pop of color or level up the overall functionality of your kitchen, here are some great options including one of the best air fryers we’ve tested and gorgeous modern fixtures.
1. Stylish gold cabinet pulls
Give your cabinets a fresh look by swapping out your old handles with these gold cabinet pulls. Each pull includes M4 standard screws and is individually packaged to prevent scratching. There are multiple sizes to choose from, depending on the thickness of your cabinet.
2. This gorgeous faucet
Replacing the kitchen faucet may be one of the least labor intensive home improvement projects I’ve personally experienced. All you need to do is follow the instructions that come with your new faucet. This gold faucet also creates a focal point for the entire space that gives it an immediate lift-up.
3. An Insta-famous egg cooker
This popular egg cooker can help you make all types of egg dishes. It’s large enough to cook 12 hard-boiled eggs at once and versatile enough to switch between poached eggs, scrambled eggs, and individual omelettes. It’s also speedy—all eggs are done in minutes with an auto-shut off feature that prevents overcooking.
4. A cute bowl set for your pets
This raised cat bowl set is not only pleasant to look at, but it’s also better for your cat’s health. The elevated bowls can help reduce spine pressure and may prevent vomiting so your precious pet can eat and drink water without straining its neck. The set includes two ceramic bowls, one can hold up to eight ounces of food and the other has a 15-ounce capacity of water. Treat your little fur friends with this set because they deserve it.
5. This trendy air fryer toaster oven
If you’re looking for an toaster oven that can also air fry, the Cuisinart TOA-60 is a great option as it’s the best we’ve tested. Now available in Navy blue, it’s perfect for anyone who’s tired of the same old stainless steel kitchen gadgets. In terms of usability, it has enough space to toast six slices of bread, bake a 12-inch pizza, or roast a four-pound chicken.
6. A drawer organizer
If you struggle with keeping your kitchen tools and utensils straight, this drawer organizer will be a game changer. This tray is stylish and has more than 10,000 reviews on Amazon. Available in pastel blue, white, gray, and bamboo, it has expandable sides to accommodate larger utensils, such as knives and spatulas.
7. A colorful blender
If you’re into healthy smoothies or quick soups but also care about the aesthetics, this KitchenAid blender may suit your needs. It has five speeds, which means you can easily go from making delicate sauces on low speed to crushing ice cubes on high. Featuring a large blending pitcher with a capacity of 56 ounces, this KitchenAid blender can make a great addition to your line of appliances that elevate the kitchen space.
8. A spice organizer
Optimize your pantry space with this easy-to-install slide-out spice organizer, which can help you hide all the spice jars and condiment bottles in the cabinet while still offering easy access when you need them. Each rack holds up to 20 standard-sized spice jars and comes with a tray that prevents spilling. Its industrial-grade full-extension glides ensure smooth sliding and can be fitted into cabinets of various sizes.
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