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16 Jaw-Dropping Pictures Of Home Makeover Before-And-Afters

6. This barren bedroom…

This barren bedroom...

…that became something that looks straight out of a Crate & Barrel catalog.

...that became something that looks straight out of a Crate & Barrel catalog.

Just rotating the bed gives a bedroom a completely new feel. Subtle wall decorations like the gold birds and a mirror make the room feel simple but cared for.

7. This lime-green and black (?!) situation…

This lime-green and black (?!) situation...

…that was remade into an open-concept kitchen with all the modern amenities.

...that was remade into an open-concept kitchen with all the modern amenities.

Whoever said black and green was the new thing in kitchen design was seriously disturbed. Here, that motif was stripped away, along with a dividing wall that separated the kitchen from the dining room. The new area looks much more spacious and way less kitschy.

8. This very boring bathroom…

This very boring bathroom...

…that morphed into a classy AF bathroom.

...that morphed into a classy AF bathroom.

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This transformation feels like a breath of fresh air. Removing the blinds on the window brings in a ton of light, and the new patterned tiling complements the brown and white accents perfectly.

9. This gloomy-looking kitchen with “sticky” cabinets…

This gloomy-looking kitchen with "sticky" cabinets...

…that was reworked into a much more aesthetically pleasing place to cook and eat.

...that was reworked into a much more aesthetically pleasing place to cook and eat.

It took two people three weekends to DIY this dream. The awkward counter corner and way-too-low cabinets were eliminated for a more space-efficient kitchen. The renovation is as resourceful as it is pretty: All of the wood from the demolished corner area was reused, the cabinets were stripped and repainted white, and the sink was a $50 find from a yard sale!

10. This very basic bathroom…

This very basic bathroom...

…that morphed into a Pinterest-worthy bathroom with an extra sink.

...that morphed into a Pinterest-worthy bathroom with an extra sink.

Ah, the beauty of a light gray wall color. The old shower, which had been DIYed into a stall with a seat in it by a previous owner, was demolished to make way for a tub with fancy new tile. The large medicine cabinet and over-toilet cabinet doubled the limited storage space, and the single sink was turned into a double.

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