In the end you will end up with a kitchen where you along with family and friends will enjoy countless meals and happy occasions.
So where do you start?
With the introduction of many new materials and many new kitchen companies it is important to find the “best fit “ for your project. It is highly unlikely that you would find all the features and finishes in any one showroom or magazine.
To get some up to date ideas you could:
What can you do to get the best outcome?
For a kitchen designer to achieve the best result for you it is important that you put some thought into what YOU really want. Most people start with “what they want it to look like” before “how do I want to work in this space, “
Below is a checklist of the important things to think about:
Sorting out a design?
To help you work out the best outcome for your kitchen it is always helpful if you have considered the space and given some thought to what YOU would like to achieve so you can then discuss this when you are with the designer.
Working within your budget
It works far better if you work out the design first and then consider what it will look like and what materials to use so you can then establish how much it will cost. A good designer can offer different materials that can alter the budget considerably but until you know what components are required it is difficult to work out and compare how much the kitchen will cost.
Making a decision
Quite likely you will consider getting more than one quote. It is not like buying a TV where you work out what model you want and you can then shop around for the “best deal”. With a kitchen it is almost impossible to compare “apples with apples” but remember that the cheapest may not be the best.
To make that final decision there are a few questions you can ask yourself and the company you are considering:
A tick when asking these questions will help put your mind at ease.
Making the commitment
You should now be ready to place the order so the project can go ahead. Soon you will be standing in your new kitchen where you will no doubt have a new zest for cooking and entertaining your friends and family. If the goal was to get the property ready for sale you will have added substantial value to the overall sale price of the property.