Remodeling a kitchen is a big project and one that requires careful planning. While learning about home décor, gathering ideas, and browsing your local decor store may seem entertaining, it is important to look at the big picture beforehand.
Consider the space
If you intend to expand the space you are working with, then you need to consider its workability, as well as the cost of the overall renovation. It is vital to keep in mind that any remodel can get out of hand, in terms of size and cost, if the rules are not firmly in place. With simple planning, your remodel can run smoothly as well as be finished under budget.
What layout will you use.
Keeping the kitchen’s current layout saves money and keeps the project simpler. But that doesn’t mean that new cabinets must stick to the same location as the ones you remove.
Keep utilities in the same spot
You can save money by retaining major systems, like plumbing, gas, and electricity. You may need to keep your refrigerator and sink in place, but you can incorporate things like open-face cabinets where they were previously closed.