One great way of brightening things up in your kitchen is paint its cabinets in one bright color, like yellow. Painting cabinets in kitchen is one great way of changing entire feel and look of room in an inexpensive manner. Other than replacing your cabinets, if you paint them it is quicker and you can achieve same effect for your kitchen as if you are buying new cabinets. Primer and paint you require you can find at a paint store or a store for home improvement in your locality.
Remove all cabinet doors, drawers, hinges, hardware from drawers and doors. Fill in the dents and dings in cabinets or parts with wood putty. Let it harden then sand cabinets and its parts. Clean and let them dry completely. Spray 2 coats of wood primer. Let it dry between coats. Sand after primer dries. Stir a latex yellow paint thoroughly and apply 2 coats of it using one paint roller by letting it dry between coats.