Give stock kitchen cabinets custom appeal by adding furniture-like feet at the ends and corners and painting them to match the cabinets.this would also protect the cabinets in case the kitchen flooded.
great, inexpensive idea to spruce up builder-grade cabinetry. finials instead of expensive "cabinet feet." and the beadboard along the toe kick looks really custom as well. for kitchen and the bathrooms. Under pantry cabinet
DIY Black Iron Industrial Pipe Closet Rods for an industrial look in the closet using pipes (plumbing section in Lowes, pre-threaded, but they can cut and rethread for you), can use a T and another extender in the middle to better support heavy clothes
DIY: Kitchen Cabinet Transformation - style cabinets are refaced with wood slats & painted. Link shows the cabinets after paint. This kitchen was totally transformed for very little money - via The Lettered Cottage