wanting to increase the value of your home and its resale value
you won't go wrong when deciding on renovating your kitchen, it
is one of the best investments you can make. The kitchen is the
heart of your home and it is one of the most used rooms in your
home, so renovating your kitchen will definitely improve the everyday
use of this room and make the daily routines of your family much
easier all round.
now comes the big question, how do I maximize the resale value
of my home by renovating my kitchen?
off you will need to get a plumber into your kitchen. The kitchen's
plumbing system is very technical and can be quite complex so
if you do not have the experience in the plumbing field, get a
plumber in there. You will minimize costing expenses by getting
advice from the plumber about which parts you should purchase
and not wasting your time and money by purchasing the wrong parts,
which might look gorgeous, but could end up being impractical
in your kitchen. To get the job done right, get the right person
in to do the job, hire a professional plumber from a reputable
plumbing company. These guys will not only be able to do the plumbing,
but will also be able to install fixtures and appliances to get
the plumbing working properly.
your cabinets are wood, then stain them a different color to give
your kitchen a makeover. If you've decided on painting your walls
then I suggest you go with a yellow or green, it will make the
room appear larger. White is the more popular and safer choice.
Make sure the paint color fits in with the rest of your kitchen
for the kitchen countertops, replacing them will enhance your
whole kitchen. You can choose between solid woods or stones such
as granite. When going with a stone countertop, try edging it
with a wooden edge. When using a wooden countertop, edge it with
stainless steel or chrome. These two choices will make for a good
addition to your new kitchen look.
a kitchen island will enhance your kitchen and make sure you have
the same look as your counter tops. Your kitchen's transformation
is almost complete.
kitchen cabinets are next on the list and choosing the right one
won't be difficult. Deep color wood stains are popular, e.g. cherry
or rosewood. Pine or oak should have a light finish. Instead of
using wooden doors to close your cabinets, why not try glass doors.
Not only do glass doors give the appearance of more space, but
it also allows for display purposes, such as that set silverware
you inherited from your great aunt.
lighting in your kitchen is important and more is better. Under
cabinet lighting, overhead lighting above your kitchen island
is also a good idea for a brighter kitchen.
steel or chrome appliances are the more popular choices for your
newly renovated kitchen and will add a look of elegance to your
When renovating your kitchen, stay within your budget and don't
overdo the details of your kitchen, keep it simple, yet stylish.
A user friendly and beautifully designed kitchen will maximize
the resale value of your home.