I usually hate built in dining room sets but this is beautiful! It doesn't look cheesy at all. You could easily pin up the lights and remove the table and bench to use it as an additional seating area for parties and family gatherings.
Our Favorite Pins Of The Week: Small Kitchen Hacks
Unless you designed your kitchen from scratch, with a custom layout and cabinets, it's probably not perfect for your needs. But new cabinets can quickly eat up a small remodeling budget, and re-designing the kitchen isn't usually an option if you rent. I won't even get into the environmental impact of trashing old cabinets and producing new ones. Fortunately there are a lot of clever DIY ways to make the most of your current kitchen cabinets.