When it comes to creating your dream kitchen, the possibilities are endless. From deciding on the perfect layout to choosing the right appliances and fixtures, there are many important decisions to make. At KabCo Kitchens we understand this can be overwhelming, especially for first time remodelers. To help you get started, here are five tips for creating your dream kitchen.
5 TIPS FOR A DREAM KITCHEN
Establish a Budget
Choose a Color Scheme with Longevity
Incorporate Natural Light
Select the Right Appliances for your home’s size
Add Personalized Touches
ESTABLISHING A BUDGET
Before you start planning your kitchen remodel, think about what you want to achieve with the project. Knowing your priorities will help you make decisions about where to allocate your budget. Next research the costs of different components. This includes cabinets, countertops, appliances, flooring, lighting, and labor. You can find estimates by consulting with a KabCo Designer. Once you have a budget in mind, allocate your funds wisely. Consider prioritizing high-end items that will add value to your home, such as high-quality cabinets or built-in appliances. Be sure to also set aside money for unexpected expenses that may arise during the project. Throughout the kitchen remodel process, it’s important to stick to your budget. Avoid making impulsive purchases or changing your plans mid-project. If you do encounter unexpected expenses, re-evaluate your budget and make adjustments as necessary.
COLOR SCHEMES WITH LONGEVITY
Choosing a kitchen color scheme that will stand the test of time can be a challenge. Here are some color schemes that have longevity and will continue to look stylish for years to come.
- White & Gray kitchens: A classic combination that never goes out of style, white and gray are a timeless choice for a kitchen color scheme. This combination creates a clean and bright look that can be enhanced with pops of color in accessories or artwork.
- Navy & White kitchens: Navy blue is a versatile color that pairs well with many other colors, but it looks especially sophisticated when combined with white. Navy islands add a bold design statement. This color scheme can be used in a variety of kitchen styles, from traditional to modern.
- Neutral Kitchens: Using neutral tones such as beige, taupe, or greige cabinets creates a calming and timeless look in a kitchen. These colors can be paired with a variety of accent colors to create a personalized look.
INCORPORATING NATURAL LIGHT
As designers we know natural light is an essential element of kitchen design. Incorporating natural light into kitchen design can be achieved through the use of large windows, skylights, and glass doors. It not only enhances the aesthetic appeal of the kitchen it also saves energy. A kitchen with ample natural light is often considered a desirable feature by homeowners and can increase the resale value of the home. Natural light also enhances the beauty of the kitchen by bringing out the true colors of the walls, countertops, and cabinetry. It makes the space feel brighter and more open which is key to home improvement. At KabCo Kitchens we do our best to include plenty of natural light in our kitchen designs.
ADDING PERSONALIZED TOUCHES
Lighting can make a big impact on the overall look and feel of your kitchen. Consider adding unique light fixtures, such as a pendant or chandelier, to add a personal touch and make a statement. Mix and match different materials such as wood, metal, and stone to create a unique and personalized look in your kitchen. ring in natural elements such as plants, flowers, or a wooden cutting board to add warmth and personality to your kitchen. Tile backsplash is another opportunity for adding your personal touch. When you partner with KabCo Kitchens, our design services include all the elements that help bring your personal style to your home.
KabCo Kitchens, Inc. has been creating dream kitchens for South Florida homeowners for the past 20 years. We offer complete remodeling services to accommodate any style or budget. As a licensed general contractor in the state of Florida, we are equipped to provide our clients with planning, budgeting, and project management. We carry a large selection of cabinets, counters, appliances, and fixtures from the most reputable brands in the US, Canada, and Italy. Our designers create comprehensive layouts to maximize your space and guide you through the material selection. Once your project is underway, an appointment project manager sees your remodel to its completion. To start creating your dream kitchen, visit a KabCo Kitchens Design Center near you. KabCo Kitchens has 3 design centers in Miami-Dade and Broward Counties. We are open to the public six days a week, from Monday – Saturday. Walk-ins are always welcome however appointments are strongly encouraged. Schedule your visit to a KabCo Kitchens design center today, (954) 450-0047. We look forward to remodeling with you. BOOK NOW