A Beautiful, New SpaceA Beautiful, New Space


About Me

A Beautiful, New Space

Remodeling a fixer-upper can be extremely rewarding. Whenever I moved into my current home, I certainly didn’t like the way it looked. The flooring was crumbling, the wallpaper was peeling, and the appliances were malfunctioning. So I decided to begin an extensive renovation project. I installed hardwood floors, removed wallpaper, and invested in shiny stainless steel appliances for my kitchen. The results were stunning. Have you recently purchased a fixer-upper? Consider hiring a remodeling contractor to help you transform your new place into the home of your dreams. By working with a reputable remodeling contractor, your renovation will likely be less stressful and more successful. On this blog, I hope you will discover the benefits of hiring a remodeling contractor to complete complex renovation tasks. Enjoy!

Latest Posts

5 Zones To Add Functionality And Comfort To Your Home Layout
18 November 2022

The layout of your house plays a huge role in how

Three Things You Should You Know About Hiring A Siding Contractor
31 October 2022

If you have decided to install siding on your home

4 Reasons To Start A Bath Remodel
13 October 2022

  In the contracting world, bathroom remodeli

Tips For Reducing Stress During Your Kitchen Renovations
22 September 2022

Remodeling a kitchen isn't so bad if you're only d

How Does Refinishing Fit Into Bathroom Remodeling Plans?
8 September 2022

Bathroom refinishing services are alternatives to

The Kitchen Remodel Planner: Designing, Planning And Estimating Renovation Costs

Designing, planning, and estimating costs for a kitchen remodel can be tricky. You will have to work with someone who knows how to design your kitchen and make the most of the space you have. You have to do all of this and get an estimate on the costs of your kitchen renovations. A kitchen remodeling planner will help you with the following and walk you through the process of planning your renovations: 

Create Flexible Design Ideas for Kitchen Remodeling

When you meet with the remodeling contractor, it is good to discuss a few flexible ideas for the design. This will help you with planning and choosing the design that is right for your needs and budget. Discuss what materials you want to keep and change, as well as different options for cabinetry, countertops, and flooring in your new kitchen design. Sometimes, adjustments to these features can be made to adapt the kitchen remodeling project to the needs of your budget. 

Start With a Custom Kitchen Floorplan Layout

If you are sure about the features and changes you want to make in your kitchen, you are going to need drawings made of the remodeling plan. This might be an extra cost if you have a professional drafting service to help with the plans. The remodeling contractor and cabinet services should be able to make their own drawings for the job.

Set the Budget for the Costs of Kitchen Renovations

When you are planning your kitchen remodeling project, you want to set a budget for how much you are willing to spend. It is important to include unforeseen costs in your remodeling budget, such as the cost of drafting plans if needed or repairs that need to be done during the project. Discuss how much you are planning on spending for your renovations with your remodeling contractor to establish the budget and prevent extra expenses. If the project is done under budget, there may even be options for additional improvements that can be done to your home.

Get Estimates for the Costs of Kitchen Remodeling

Once you have a budget for what you can spend on renovating your kitchen, you will be ready to get estimates on the remodeling project. Talk with your kitchen remodeling contractor about the plans and work that is covered in their estimate to complete the job. If there are additional costs from other contractors, you will need to get estimates from these services too. Use all these estimates to calculate the total costs when calculating how much it is going to take to complete the renovations to your kitchen.

The process of remodeling your kitchen may be involved, but it can be rewarding when the project is completed. Contact a kitchen remodeling service like GL Pro Remodeling for help planning and designing this new space for your home.