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How to Spice Up Your Apartment Kitchen

Some of you us who live in an apartment may struggle with the fact that you we’re not able to style and design your own kitchen. The kitchen is a very important room in a home, and it is important that you are pleased with the way it looks. Here are some simple ways to add style to a standard apartment kitchen.

1. Add decoration
There are many ways that you can add decorations to a kitchen without taking up too much space. Trays are a good way to display soaps, oils or other kitchen essentials. Cutting boards that are colored, patterned or wooden can also serve as decoration. Plants, flowers, hand towels, rugs and small pieces of artwork are all good ways to add a pop of color in the kitchen.

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2. Make a coffee station

If you are a coffee drinker, designating one area of your counter space to be the coffee station is both stylish and useful. Stack matching coffee mugs next to your coffee maker, and label jars for sugar and creamer to easily transform part of your kitchen to a coffee station. Who doesn’t love shopping for kitchen gadgets? This at least gives you a reason to do so!

3. Get festive
Decorating your kitchen with seasonal pieces is a great way to make your place feel homey. Displaying seasonal fruit, filling glass jars with seasonal candies, or using festive hand towels are great ways to accent the seasons. This brings in a fun and playful aspect to your kitchen space, and will make guests feel right at home.

4. Keep it neat
This may be the most important aspect to make any kitchen look and feel gourmet. Ultimately, your kitchen space needs to allow you to function properly, and organization is key for that. It is important to strategically store dishes, silverware, pots and pans so that they are best accessible to you. Keeping your kitchen clean, neat and organized is the best way to make it look aesthetically pleasing. It makes spring cleaning, no matter the season, worth it.

These few tips are sure to improve the look of that kitchen in your apartment for rent without reaching deep into your pockets.