Vinyl backsplash! This is so cheap and looks so good! You can buy the vinyl on etsy. I would put a piece of clear acrylic over it though, for protection and easy cleaning. Love this! Way cheaper (and easier... and less messy...) than tile if you are doing a DIY kitchen remodel.
DIY Home Decor: How To Make a Sliding Door for Under $40 — Apartment Therapy Tutorial
how to build your own sliding door for only $40....hmmm this makes me think of all those great sliding barn doors I've seen on pinterest (be sure to read the comments, there are some other ideas in there too)