Thrifty mother of six, 28, shares her top tips for renovating kitchens on a budget - and you'll never guess how much she spent!

The 28-year-old - who blogs under Eight at Home - turned her humble kitchen into an modernised space after undergoing an extensive makeover. The average cost of kitchen renovations in Australia is ... in perfect conditions at affordable prices.

4th Of July Sales: 26 Deals And Discounts Online And In Stores For Independence Day Weekend 2013

Although 4th of July markdowns are not nearly as low as Memorial Day sales, consumers can score bargains on in-season items at discount ... an extra 10% off home and select departments. Up to 60% off patio furniture, free delivery on online purchases ...