Who: Al and Mercia Hobson
Where: Herndon, Virginia
What They Did: Gave their tired kitchen a fresh new look, complete with DIY cabinet and drawer fronts, in under six weeks. Oh, and they spent less than $8,300.
Shown: Readers Al and Mercia Hobson, with granddaughter Nixie Fae, 5, used a savvy blend of salvage and sweat equity to redo their kitchen.