4. Design your kitchen in the IKEA online kitchen planner. Two or three days after the measuring service was completed, I received an email with unique login credentials to the online IKEA SEKTION kitchen planning software.There you can see your entire kitchen in 3D and build your kitchen around the measurements. UPDATE Some of these kitchens feature our custom doors for IKEA's kitchen cabinets. If you're thinking about doing an IKEA kitchen for your renovation, but aren't sure how it will turn out. Use the IKEA Kitchen Planner to design your kitchen and submit to us for a detailed quote. In the world of kitchen renovations, there are two categories IKEA kitchen cabinets and everything else.Being demonstrably less expensive than pretty much every other option out there (think a. Cabinets do more than hold items you use every day. They can add value and design to any space. (Photo courtesy of Angie's List member David M. Above Designer Michael Scherrer upgraded her Pasadena kitchen by removing the doors altogether and painting the cabinets white. She mixes her own paints using Fine Paints of Europe or Benjamin Moore Regal and Cal-Tint Universal Colorants. Tour her house and read more about her approach to paint in the Remodelista book. 4. Visit IKEA for kitchen design ideas, cabinets, appliances, and more. UPDATE we’ve added using custom IKEA doors with IKEA’s hardware to create a high-end luxury kitchen without paying the ridiculous cost of custom kitchen cabinets, as Reason #11… but we didn’t want you to have to scroll all the way down to see these custom doors for IKEA’s cabinets…. If you’re planning on doing a kitchen remodel in the near future, (and you’re reading this. Every home needs a kitchen, but it’s the look and feel — as well as the smart ways they help us out that makes them dream kitchens. Come get inspired by our collection of kitchen styles and ideas. A. Free Kitchen Design Software Options. We kick off our review and list of the best kitchen design software options with free options. Free is great and frankly, I’m amazed at the level of quality and features some of the free options include.