Photographed by Amy Bartlam.
Replace Countertops
"Nothing dates a kitchen more than an old countertop, and nothing updates a kitchen more than a fresh slab of marble or quartz," says Hannah Crowell of Crowell & Co.

To keep costs down, Jay Britto and David Charette of Britto Charette recommend contacting local stone suppliers to see if they're liquidating any remnants at a low price.