Kitchen remodels are a lot of work, but here at MIA Construction Services, we want to make it so much easier for you from start to finish. While we could go on and on about what to do and what not to do during a kitchen remodel, we thought that we would share a few tips for a successful kitchen remodel instead.
5 Tips for a Successful Kitchen Remodel in Miami
1. Create a Plan
You might think that you can easily wing a kitchen remodel, but we can tell you from experience that a plan makes things go much smoother. We will work with you to determine where your appliances are going, how many cabinets you need, whether or not you should change your flooring, and anything else that may need to be done to make this the room of your dreams. It will help if you know how you want to use your kitchen now, and in the future, so you can plan the location of everything accordingly.
2. Understand the Pros and Cons of Construction
Construction isn’t like most other work that gets completed in other fields. There are often unknown variables that need to be accounted for and those variables can cause a lot of frustration when it comes to delays and inconveniences. Plan to be inconvenienced, so then you are either prepared when it happens or thrilled when everything does go as planned.
3. Set Up a Mini Kitchen
You will not be able to use your kitchen throughout the remodel, so you will want to set up a mini kitchen somewhere else in your home. This can be something as simple as creating a space to hold your refrigerator, microwave, crockpot, and anything else that you might use to prepare simple meals. By doing this, you will ensure that you can still eat most meals at home, while saving money at the same time.
4. Track Your Budget
Budgets can easily go out the window if you are not paying attention, which is why you should track it carefully during each remodeling stage. This will ensure that you get everything that you want and do not end up with a half-finished kitchen and no money left.
5. Plan for Extra Storage
Everyone thinks that they have enough storage planned in their kitchen until they are done and realize they can’t fit half of everything that they want to! We recommend doubling up on storage space, so that everything will fit when the kitchen remodel is completed.
These five tips will help guarantee that you will be successful both during and after your kitchen remodel in Miami. We are here to help you every step of the way too, so you are never alone in this process.