Kitchen update

263 Madison Street - State College

263 Madison Street, State College

This home is in a great location just up the street from State College High School and near Corl St Elementary School. The 4 bedrooms are all on the second floor where there is central air conditioning. The main floor has a mini-split for cooling, and nice-sized rooms that include a 21'x14' Family Room, a remodeled (Shunks) Kitchen with to-the-ceiling cabinets and granite counters, and a Dining Room and Living Room with beautiful hardwoods. The home sits on 1/4 acre lot with a nice, flat yard that has both a patio and a deck. The finished lower level is an open Rec Room and has bilco doors to the yard. The roof and vinyl windows were installed in 2014; the boiler was installed in 2009. Hot water baseboard heating throughout the home except electric baseboard in the Family Room. This is a very well-maintained,...

240 Sunday Drive - State College

240 Sunday Drive, State College

This 2 story home  in Westfield features 4 bedroom, 2.5 bath, beautiful hardwood floors, propane fireplace, formal dining room, spacious owner bedroom and an on-suite with large jetted tub and double vanity. The recently remodeled eat in kitchen has a stunning mix of quartz and corian countertops, a custom modern backsplash and stainless-steel appliances including a double oven! Down the hall you'll find an additional family play room and a home office to make working from home life a breeze. The walk out lower level provides loads of finishing possibilities plus great storage and is pre-plumbed for a future bathroom. Outside unwind on the oversized new Trex deck take in the panoramic views of the surrounding mountains while overlooking the nicely landscaped flat back yard. All this and plenty of room to grow. Come...

33 Tilbury Lane- Reedsville

33 Tilbury Lane, Reedsville

Make yourself at home in this lovely Cape Cod! Enter into the light-filled great room with vaulted ceilings, hardwood floors and fresh paint throughout. The owner's suite is conveniently located on the first floor with a large private bath and walk-in closet. The kitchen offers plenty of storage and a great eat-in area. Three additional bedrooms and full bath make up the second floor. The finished basement is great for additional entertainment space, an office or storage. Complete with central air, natural gas, hardwood floors, and fresh paint throughout, this home is move-in ready! Located on a nice corner lot, this home offers quick access to Rt 322 making it an easy commute to any destination. Call KBB at 814-238-8080 to see ANY home that's for sale or email [email protected]....

642 Oakwood Avenue, State College

642 Oakwood Avenue, State College

Delightful, tasteful finishes in this care-free living 2-story condo in Village Square at Oakwood. Welcoming & practical floor plan with sun streaming in morning & evening, sliding glass doors to 12' x 12' deck to enjoy relaxing, grilling, observing nature's habitat in the tree-lined back yard with flower beds and wildlife entertaining you. Optimal kitchen configuration with 4-walls of countertops, abundant cabinetry, remodeled for entertaining, wine & glass rack, newer stainless steel appliances, new gas range, large Kohler sink with water filtration, added practicality with additional bar seating, Dining Room invites you to the views of the outdoors as you dine. All hardwood floors throughout main floor and 2nd floor hallway. Owner's Suite beams with light, spacious vaulted ceiling, 2 closets, and...

544 E Freedom Avenue- Burnham

544 E Freedom Avenue, Burnham

 This delightful, fully renovated 3-bedroom, 2 full bathroom home on 1/2 an acre is ready for a new owner. If your shopping homes for the holiday season, add this perfectly updated 2-story with a welcoming wrap around porch to your must-see list! The main floor has an open feel with a large kitchen, dining and living areas, a beautiful full bathroom and practical mudroom. Upstairs you will find the owners suite complete with an ensuite bathroom and two additional bedrooms for your family or guests. Features like a new roof, energy efficient windows, low maintenance vinyl siding, LVT flooring, new bathrooms, updated kitchen and electrical will ensure you have time to enjoy all this home has to offer. Call KBB at 814-238-8080 to see ANY home that's for sale or email [email protected]...

103 Riverstone Lane- Bellefonte

103 Riverstone Lane, Bellefonte

Living is easy in this 2 bedroom, one and a half bath condominium. The low HOA fees cover lawn care, snow removal, trash and more. The mostly updated, eat-in kitchen opens to the private patio, perfect for outdoor dinners. Upstairs you'll find two large bedrooms and a mostly updated bathroom. There is plenty of additional living space in the nicely finished basement. Easy access to I-99 and I-80 makes this a great option for a game day home.


IMPROVING YOUR HOME: Affordable Kitchen Updates

Kitchen updates can be expensive, with many homeowners spending between $13,000 and $37,000 on a full kitchen upgrade!

Fortunately, there are many smaller projects that make a big impact on an outdated kitchen — all without spending more than a month’s mortgage payment! Whether you’ve lived in your home for years or just got the keys, we have some affordable ideas to help spruce up your culinary corner.

  • Bring in a pattern. To spruce up a bland kitchen, try adding a vintage-inspired rug or wallpaper with a floral print. A patterned backsplash can be a bit more expensive, but is also a great way to add a fresh look to your space. You can even try a few patterns at the same time, just make sure they have a linking color in them.
  • Add pendant lights. Think of these as a great accessory that helps bring your look together to make a statement. Styles change,...