One of the most common home improvement projects in the U.S. is kitchen remodeling. You can replace countertops, sinks and faucets, refinish or replace cabinets, change the flooring, install new lighting, and replace appliances. A good designer will walk you through the kitchen remodel process, take your ideas and give them shape, and present you options that you may have never considered.
By remodeling your kitchen you can add value to your home, and at the same time save money with energy efficient kitchen appliances, or by replacing your drafty kitchen windows. Appliances usually come in fairly standard sizes, so they won’t be difficult to replace once your kitchen remodeling is done and you’ve had time to save up some more money.
Remodeling your kitchen can not only add to your home’s value, it can give you additional storage and work space. If your budget allows it you can do a complete kitchen remodel that includes replacing the countertops, cabinets, floors, and buy new appliances.
You can increase the efficiency of your small kitchen by putting a wire basket on the inside the cabinet or under the sink to hold trash bags and other frequently used items. You might want something more modern, with stainless steel appliances, granite counters, and an under counter TV. There are plenty of resources with kitchen remodeling ideas to help you achieve a particular style in your home.
When considering new flooring the selections are endless, travertine, stone veneers, ceramic tile and especially wood can give your kitchen a rich warm feel. Typically, custom cabinets can be the most expensive element of a remodeling project. There are kitchen design ideas to suit every budget.