When it comes time for people to remodel your NJ kitchen, one of the most common questions around is how much it will cost. Of course people will always be concerned with price, so there’s no surprises there. What is surprising though, is that people often forget to include any details at all, besides the fact that they have a kitchen and want to know how much it will cost to remodel it. Without any more details than that, it is extremely hard for us to provide any meaningful answers at all.
When making product selections for a kitchen design build remodeling project we often use the “wardrobe” method. We view the kitchen cabinets as a man’s suit, as it is the most visible and largest area of the kitchen. So the cabinet style and color finish are the first and most important design selection. The next selection is the shirt, or the countertop. There are many countertop materials and design options from mild to wild. Finally, we select the tie. The tie, or backsplash as related to kitchen design ideas, is the small, yet vital accent. It can add life and excitement to a basic, neutral cabinet and countertop. Selections can include stone, glass, metal, solid granite plus mixtures of any materials or as accents. Continue reading →
We know that choosing the right Monmouth County kitchen contractor can be stressful. Just like so many other things in the world, there is no one solution that will work best for absolutely everyone. This goes for everything from food, to clothing and all the way up to NJ remodeling contractors. One contractor may work great for one person and may not work at all for the next person. Sometimes this is due to the type of kitchens a contractor is skilled at building and sometimes it can simply be due to the client not being able to get along with a particular contractor.
There are a few things you can do though, to ensure things go as smoothly as possible, and we are going to be outlining some of those things today.
How much to spend on kitchen cabinets? That is major question and concern when planning a NJ Kitchen Remodel. These photos depict three different price levels of cabinetry. Yes, there are quality differences regarding construction and hardware, but sometimes the style, layout, and details drive the cost. Continue reading →
Price is the biggest concern for most people when it comes to just about everything, and your Monmouth County kitchen remodel is no different. Who wants to pay more than they need to, for anything, ever? Of course, there’s that old saying that “you get what you pay for”, so in our opinion, simply going for the cheapest option is rarely a good idea. Since we get this question often, we decided to put together this guide to help you budget for your next kitchen renovation or expansion. At the end of this consumer awareness guide, we will provide a link to our estimated costs for standard and upscale kitchen remodeling projects.