LI Kitchen Remodeling | East Northport Contractors
It’s common knowledge that a great way to increase the resale value of your home is to remodel your kitchen. If you’re not planning to sell, installing a brand new kitchen can be a dream come true. In either situation, there are definite steps you can take to get the most bang for your buck. Once you have set your budget and hired your contractor, consider the following options. The result is an incredible LI new kitchen with the least amount of remodeling stress on you and your family.
The number one consideration is to make sure you have a good layout.The floor plan should have the cooktop, sink and refrigerator in a triangle shape for the most efficiency. The work triangle should be a total of 26 feet or less, with each leg being at least four feet long. Although you can’t always do this with the space you are working with, try to make it a goal. You also want to be sure you have enough countertop and work area. This is especially important next to the refrigerator and ovens. Of course, you also want to make sure cabinets have sufficient storage to meet your needs.
Appliances, plumbing and lighting decisions will also have to be made. Appliances are a personal choice, so pick what suits your style and budget. Plumbing fixtures should generally match the period of the rest of the house, and be something that makes you smile. You will be using your sink faucet every day of your life, so it might be somewhere you might want to splurge on price for a little luxury. Make sure lighting is bright enough for task areas, as well as having pleasant overall light. The kitchen of your dreams can be yours with the right planning.
Contact our general contractors and get started with the kitchen of your dreams!