If you are happy with the layout of your kitchen then painting your cupboards is a great alternative to replacing them.
The cost to paint kitchen cabinets is typically half if not more to the cost of replacing your cabinets. The paints applied to cabinets today are very durable and will last just as long as new cabinets, if not even longer in most cases. Read More...
Obviously there are a lot of reason to buy new cabinets however, if your current cabinets are functioning just fine but on the dated side, painting them may be perfect choice for you.
Consider having your kitchen cabinets professionally painted, they will look fantastic for years.