Re-do honey oak (wooden or laminate) cabinets or furniture with "General Finishes Java Gel Stain" (absolutely NO substitutions for this brand!) No brushing! Wipe gel stain on with men's white sock.
This is an awesome blog post about re-doing ugly oak cabinets. Forget the stain and the paint and opt for a glaze. Amazing! It doesn't even look like oak anymore.
Before & After: Turn an Old Entertainment Cabinet into a Kid's Retro Kitchen...hey Boys can cook too! ;)
Staining Oak Cabinets an Espresso Color DIY Tutorial
A free standing closet or armoire can become a picture perfect pantry. 25 Upcycled Furniture Ideas - The Cottage Market
How to paint Laminate furniture, NO sanding!
More organizing ideas!
For the Home
DIY: How To Build A Freestanding Shelf - good tutorial. Love cheap furniture!
DIY Furniture Makeover
Update Your Garage Door with Gel Stain, Create a Faux Wood Look --took just a few hours and less than $20 - AMAZING!
Home Decor inspirations
Refinish Cabinets without the Refinish Hassle by using Gel Stain and lightly sanding.