What are the steps when considering a Kitchen Remodel?
With so many things to think about and consider here are a few tips before jumping to deep in. Deciding on a kitchen remodel or upgrade can be an intense process and then you must decide on the extent of the kitchen remodel. Depending on the type of project and condition of your current kitchen, you might just want to reface cabinets, change out backsplash, paint, and get new hardware. These are all things you should look into before scheduling your first consultation with a “Kitchen Professional”. Thank God for HGTV and various other online platforms keeping us informed of the trends and availability of new materials and brands.
Trending for 2018 are various kitchen styles and with so many options first get an idea of what you must have when you remodel your kitchen.
Deciding whether or not it is time to have a kitchen remodel completed may just be a matter of taste, functionality, or just because you are bored with the current style. Thinking about getting a new kitchen could also be because some of us still have rooster wallpaper on the wall. No worries there are many options so, figure out your budget, and get what you want.
If your cabinets have three layers of contact paper on them, and even better the best lime green Formica money could buy back in 1982 it may be time to start looking at the latest trends for wallpaper of paint.
All jokes aside, we all know when we are in need of a kitchen remodel. What are the Steps to Getting a Kitchen Remodel completed?
There are a few first steps to getting your kitchen remodel completed; many of us will probably start some kind of idea gathering by visiting sites like Pinterest, Houzz, (visit our featured listing), Pinterest, Facebook, and additional Home Design Platforms. You can also utilize Home Design Magazines and share them with the contractor of your choice.
Today, the use of social media is one of the best ways to gather your design ideas and you should be able to find your favorite contractor on one or more of those mediums. Especially Houzz and Google Business. This will give you a good idea that the contractor of choice is legitimate. View their online profile such as Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and also their website. Also the check the ratings for the company you choose to book your consultation with. Home Advisor is another online directory that you might want to check on for ratings from previous clients.
Waterfall Kitchen Islands – Gray accents – Modern Industrial Style Commercial Kitchen Hoods and Stovetops and shiny surfaces are just a few things trending for your kitchen remodel in 2018
Purples – Wine Colors – Be-jeweled accessories and lighting, with some old fashion glam, velvet, upgraded hardware, custom design and brass are back.
I have my kitchen idea, now how do I decide what kitchen contractor to choose for my upgrade or complete Kitchen Remodel? Let us summarize the steps.
1.KITCHEN IDEAS: GATHER YOUR FAVORITE DESIGNS AND STYLES
2.BUDGET: COME UP WITH A BUDGET
3.CONTRACTOR: FIND A LEGITIMATE CONTRACTOR
4.BOOK: SCHEDULE YOUR INITIAL CONSULTATION
5.TIME FRAME & SCHEDULE: DECIDE ON TIME AND SCHEDULE WITH YOUR CONTRACT
After you decide on your basic ideas and styles we must get started with the project. Kitchen Remodel Projects require for the contractor of choice to deal with sub-contractors and vendors for materials and so forth, so timeframe and budget are important to plan. The contractors will draw up floor plans that include lighting plans, elevation, cabinet placement and other important details.
The company you choose will have an initial plan and after the edits made with the homeowners, they will present a final kitchen design plan and make sure that the design matches the agreement. Once you’re in agreement then it’s time to get your kitchen remodel on the road. Go shopping and discover what textiles, light fixtures, appliances and accessories you will be choosing for your new beautiful kitchen, based on your budget.
Artistic Kitchens & More are a licensed residential contractor serving the Marietta, Vinings, Woodstock, Canton, Roswell, Johns Creek, Alpharetta, Sandy Springs, Norcross and a few additional select cities in the nearby area.
The owner of Artistic Kitchens and More, Thomas Mancino, has over 20 years of experience as a kitchen designer and artist. He operates as an independent Kitchen Design & Remodeling Company, and he can provide even more design flexibility than a franchise would.
From the Desk of Thomas Mancino – The Artist
We can work with various budgets and want to assist with your kitchen remodel. Your design and remodeling ideas are important to us. Whether the desire is to reface cabinets or to engage in a complete makeover of your kitchen, bathroom or closet, We can help in making the best decision for your space, while respecting your unique style and budget.
We pride ourselves on having a wide selection of options and offer the latest trends in kitchen design. We want to make your kitchen remodel just a bit easier. We love re-designing kitchen islands and are familiar with traditional, transitional and modern kitchen projects. We offer a variety of brands and materials for homeowners that desire a new look with good functionality and great detail. Anyone who lives in a Marietta or nearby area and wishes to improve their living space will be pleased to work with us. Schedule your complimentary first consultation.