Time to plan your new year kitchen remodel. Go from disaster to a distinctive kitchen with the right plan. We have 4 helpful tips for you.
#1 - Planning Your Kitchen Remodel Floor Plan
Watch For The Wrong Floor Plan, take all the space into consideration. If you can invest in your home most spaces do consider rearranging the floor plan and appliance location, make sure to keep your floor plan in mind. Traffic flow and clearances throughout the kitchen crucial. They call it the triangular traffic pattern between the refrigerator, stove, and oven as the old way of thinking but now its about zones. What are zones they are ways to divide up your kitchen so that you can accomplish more task with or without multiple people in your kitchen. Planning your kitchen correctly will allow for better countertop space and also help you avoid creating a mess every time you walk across the room with a dripping dish in your hand.
#2 - Don’t Play It Safe
Don’t settle for drab and dull. Your investing in your remodel, which adds value and visual appeal to your home. So don’t be afraid to take a risk with a bold, out of the box design.
#3 - Don’t Forget About Ventilation.
You wake in the morning and the house still smells like last nights dinner, you don’t want smells lingering for extended periods of time. Add the appropriate hood to your remodel to improve your home’s functionality, health and beauty. The hood or hood cover can also add personalized style to your space.
#4 - Planning The Budget
Planning your kitchen remodel is so important and part of that is that your going to need to plan your investment level. You don’t want to have any regrets or remorse about what you could have or should have done, so plan to purchase and build everything you need the first time around. We just completed a conservative budget kitchen remodel. To our discover during the beginning of the remodel we found out that clients appliances are 19 years old and the refrigerator was leaking. They had to replace the refrigerator which was a large expense.
Things to keep in mind. That planning stage for a kitchen remodel is usually about 4 weeks to a few months depending on the complexity. Then also keep in mind the time it takes to get the materials ordered for the kitchen remodel.