Perhaps a cliche of entrepreneurs and performance coaches, but there’s truth to this, in so many ways.
If you’re trying to provide value without breaking the bank, you need to come up with creative solutions. It would be slick to replace all the cabinets, but when the budget doesn’t allow, and the rental market won’t bear it, it’s still possible to make them clean and neat for the next resident.
With 10 bucks, 30 minutes, a sharp blade, and a roll of EasyLiner, these cabinets looked refreshed. New? No. Respectable? Yes.
Have a standard and stick to your standard.
Mine: Would I be comfortable if I rented this apartment?
If the answer is no, the apartment isn’t finished.