Everyone knows the kitchen is some of the most used space in the house especially with modern homes having open floor plans. When determining a good kitchen design, there are many things to consider like the aging of cabinets and countertops. It is important to choose a style that with have a timeless feel to it as you live out many years in the home. That is one of the main reasons a kitchen design can be among the toughest to accomplish with out professional advice and/or ideas. Spending that little extra now saves way later down the road for more enjoyable things in life. So Call Now and plan for your future.
TOP 3 Answers to FAQs
Q. How much should I budget for kitchen remodel or redesign?
A. This is always a shocking surprise to me even after many years of kitchen redesign. The industries general rule of thumb is between 10-20% of the houses market value. Always keep in mind that a kitchen is one of the investments in a house that increases the value, when its done right. There are many ways to update a kitchen though. Sometime a kitchen design can just be updated cosmetically. It can also be done in phases so the upfront cost in gradual. But if everything is wrong, We recommend just starting over.
When considering a kitchen update, think about everything you need and start with appliances. Do they have to be stainless steel? Would you accept builder-grade cabinets? What about those countertops? granite? How long will you live there? All these helpful questions will get you in the a rough ballpark on your own.
Q. How long does a remodel process take?
A. Like anything the more complex the job the longer it takes. Typically from start of demolition to a fully functional kitchen it takes about 8 weeks, but there are actually three phrases of a project.
The first phrase is the planning phrase. This is the only phrase that time fluctuates drastically on a case by case basis. This process based on decision making can take anywhere from a few weeks to several months to finalize decisions on styles of appliances, cabinets, countertops, flooring, back splashes and the overall look. Once that is done we place the orders and phrase two is in motion delivery time. This time varies from manufacturer to manufacturer but is usually around 8-12 weeks. After that phrase three will wind the project down with the approximate 8 weeks of renovations but can vary slightly depending on the jobs complexity.
Q. What if I have a tight budget, will you still do my kitchen?
A. Yes, of course. Our goal is to make your dream kitchen design come to life and with our expertise we can help you make that dollar go further. What we will not do and don't do is "shave corners". We aim to the stars and take pride in every project as if it was our own hard earned money. We want to give you the best complete price that meets your objectives with both design and products that will leave an impression you are satisfied with for years to come. As designers we bring far more attention to detail, more inspiration, more ideas and more quality options to meet your budget. Every project is always under our supervision, so take pride in knowing we have your best interests at heart