For an instant upgrade, Henderson recommends flooding the space with as much light—natural and artificial—as possible. “There is nothing worse than cooking in a dimly lit area,” Henderson says. “ | archdigest.com
Revealed: Australia's Room of the Year 2016 plus the finalists
Unless you designed your kitchen from scratch, with a custom layout and cabinets, it's probably not perfect for your needs. But new cabinets can quickly eat up a small remodeling budget, and re-designing the kitchen isn't usually an option if you rent. I won't even get into the environmental impact of trashing old cabinets and producing new ones. Fortunately there are a lot of clever DIY ways to make the most of your current kitchen cabinets.
Wood-adorned Sydney apartment wins top interior design award
High Ideal by [Architect Prineas](http://www.architectprineas.com.au/|target="_blank"). Here’s how to create massive impact on a meagre budget. The owners of this 1930s bungalow on Sydney’s North Shore hired architect Eva-Marie Prineas of Architect Prineas to renovate the rear of their home. “Faced with a very tight budget, we started with a traditional shed-like structure which would be simple to build and then explored ways to bring in natural light through the manipulation of the roof,”…
From the September 2015 issue of Inside Out magazine. Styling by Rebecca Jansma & Suzanne Gorman. Photography by Jason Busch. Available from newsagents, Zinio, http://www.zinio.com, Google Play, https://play.google.com/store/magazines/details/Inside_Out?id=CAowu8qZAQ, Apple’s Newsstand, https://itunes.apple.com/au/app/inside-out/id604734331?mt=8ign-mpt=uo