A 2021 HGTV article notes that one study puts the average cost of a midrange major kitchen remodel in Virginia at $63,387. What if you’re sick of your current kitchen but not ready to make this type of investment? Or what if your kitchen feels out of style, but there’s nothing actually wrong with your cabinets and appliances? The addition of custom glass can boost the aesthetics AND convenience of your space without the cost and hassle of a full-scale renovation.
Open kitchen shelves are popular these days, and some homeowners even replace all the upper cabinets with rows of shelves! Kitchen shelving lets you store frequently used items in plain sight where they’re easy to grab when you want them. It also makes it much easier to update the room’s style by creating on-trend vignettes and “shelfies.” However, you can enjoy the benefits of glass shelves without doing anything as drastic as tearing out lots of expensive cabinets. Let’s check out a few possibilities:
While open shelving offers several appealing benefits, it’s not for everyone. If you want to stay away from dusting shelves or keeping their contents tidy, consider cabinet glass. This term refers to glass that can replace the original wooden door panels on cabinet doors. Clear cabinet glass allows you to create vignettes, show off vintage dishware, and so forth, while still keeping it behind closed doors. If this idea appeals to you, consider the possible approaches:
Another problem area in some kitchens is the backsplash. An old tiled backsplash with stained grout is not only dated, but it’s a pain to try to keep it clean. All those grout lines love to accumulate dust and grease in a kitchen setting. With a back painted glass backsplash, you can say goodbye to scrubbing grout with a toothbrush! Since you may not be familiar with this product, we’ll take a look at its features:
To have glass shelving, cabinet glass, back painted glass or another type of custom glass or mirror installed in your home, we invite you to contact ABC Glass & Mirror. Our team brings decades of experience to your project, and we’d love to help you update your kitchen or another part of your living space. Set up a free in-home consultation with one of our glaziers – (703)257-7150.