By Gene And Katie Hamilton
Some upgrades to a kitchen are fanciful and decorative but the plumbing and electrical work is usually more functional. You might want to replace an old inefficient dishwasher or install new lighting. Maybe there aren't enough electrical outlets where you need them.
Here are 10 popular make-it-more-convenient plumbing and electrical projects. Click on the link to find out how much it costs to do it yourself compared with hiring a pro and learn what's involved.