How To Feel Good With Your Kitchen Renovation

By on September 27, 2020 in Kitchen Design with 0 Comments

Doing a kitchen renovation can be a very stressful time.  But with a little bit of planning, you really can feel good about doing your kitchen renovation.  You can read about doing a partial kitchen renovation here.

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Where to start with your kitchen renovation

Start by being realistic with your budget.  In doing renovations, budget is key. It will hopefully keep you from making lots of wrong decision and choices before you are well into your renovation.

Do research before setting a budget so you will have an idea what contractors, appliances and materials you will need for your kitchen renovation. Once you have all your information for every aspect of the design, then you will be able to work out a workable budget.

You really want a little bit of a cushion for the unexpected. Even the best-planned budgets can get thrown off track if something unexpected pops in during the installation or final renovation stages of your kitchen.

It is always good to source at least three quotes from contractors to make sure you’re not paying too much.  Never automatically go for the lowest bid because it is certainly worth your money to spend a little extra to get quality work.

Choose your kitchen appliances

In reference to your appliances for your kitchen, it’s best to shop around and not buy the first thing you see. Price ranges vary from store to store so take your time. It is definitely worth the time to wait on a sale.

Also, you can use as a bargaining tool too by buying all the kitchen appliances from one store. Anyway, you can safe money is the name of the game in kitchen renovations. Keeping your kitchen renovation on a budget is to be disciplined.

When the urge comes “I just have to have that” syndrome, you will have to exercise discipline. Buying things that you had not planned on will send your budget through the roof.

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Planing your kitchen remoedling

When it comes to kitchen remodelling, there are several things you need to think about even before acquiring the services of a professional contractor, or making appliance selections. More than any other room of the house, the kitchen is the most versatile. It is used to prepare meals, feed the family, store foods, and clean and store service ware and other household items.

The kitchen is also a family gathering place. Everyone undoubtedly migrates to the kitchen because it is the main focus of the home. Therefore, it is important that every kitchen remodelling idea be taken into consideration. Search through home decorating magazines and catch some great ideas on TV.

Whether you decide to design the kitchen yourself, work with a kitchen remodelling contractor or home centre, formulating a plan will be the first step. In other words, write the vision and make it clear.

The first kitchen remodelling tip is to consider the three basic kitchen functions: storage, food preparation, and clean-up. A well thought out kitchen design will accommodate each of these three functions.

The layout of the kitchen design should be defined with convenient layout and ease of movement. The classic “work triangle” should be the basis of the floor plan. The kitchen sink, refrigerator and stove, as the three kitchen features used most often, should be arranged in a triangular pattern.

This work triangle saves unnecessary steps when cooking and has proven to be the most convenient layout.  The work triangle concept saves unnecessary steps when preparing foods, and proves the most convenient layout design.

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About the Author: Rachel is a lover of the Kitchen. Having designed her own several times, picking the top kitchen equipment. She's learned how to prepare some of the best and tastiest foods possible. .


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