We spend more waking hours in our kitchen than just about any other room in the house. So why not have a kitchen that gives you a warm and inviting feeling? Also, if you have a Napa real estate property for sale, Napa homebuyers will pay extra attention to making sure the kitchen is done just right. There are several key upgrades you can make to your kitchen to improve the overall appearance and increase the value of your home! Keep reading to learn more about them.

Kitchen Cabinets

Choosing the right kitchen cabinets is very important not only for the overall look of the kitchen but also because it’s usually the first thing that stands out since cabinets are at eye level for most people. Having unappealing or cheap cabinets can turn a yes into a no really quickly from a prospective buyer. Property for sale Napa can have some of the best kitchens with views of vineyards and the Napa Valley.

When it comes to cabinets you have a world of options to choose from, but it’s important to choose carefully. Even if you’re on a tight budget, there are high quality, easy to assemble cabinets that come with the hardware needed to put them together. You will save money with this option but thorough when reviewing the different brands available, and always tighten screws properly when assembling.

If you’re in a position to spend a little extra, there are plenty of high-end kitchen design stores ready to show you the goods. Think of the overall color scheme of your home and how you want your kitchen to reflect that. This will give you a starting point as to what materials and colors you should go with.

New Appliances

Having a stunning kitchen in your home is great, but let’s not forget the purpose of a kitchen. Having appliances that are outdated or on their way out the door altogether is an extra cost that buyers will look at when considering your home. Adding new appliances that also fit the ambiance of your kitchen makes your life more enjoyable while adding value to your home’s final sale price at the same time.


Kitchen floors are often the last things that get updated because of the work, time, and cost involved in the process. And yet, it is one of the most important aspects of renovating your kitchen, therefore it must be done, and done right.

Hardwood is by far the most popular material that is used and there are various types to choose from. Ceramic tiles are another option that can tie a kitchen color scheme together very nicely when combining the right color of cabinets and tiles. It’s important to assess all the options available to you that are within your budget, and don’t be afraid to shop around and find the best price, without sacrificing quality.

Are you thinking of selling your home and interested in stylish kitchen upgrade ideas to bump up your sale price? Give your local Napa Real Estate agent a call! We’d be happy to help you make the best choice for your home as you get it ready for the market.