Every kitchen renovation project with a tight budget is a give and take. Like the clutch on a car, you push forward to spend on some things while pulling back to save on others. When your remodeling budget is in the $10,000-15,000 range, you probably can't afford an upscale dream kitchen, but careful design decisions will get you a super functional and stylish space that a drastic improvement over the old one. What's possible at this price point? It depends on your priorities, as these five kitchens demonstrate.