What Are the Secrets of a Successful Kitchen Renovation?
How do you measure the success of a kitchen remodel? This is a question many homeowners ask themselves before they get started with a kitchen remodel. While it might seem challenging to answer such an ambiguous question, however we have found that the best way to measure success is through emotion.
When you step inside your kitchen, how does it make you feel? Older kitchens probably won’t evoke any reaffirming emotions and may even cause you unnecessary stress. If you feel motivated, inspired, and even downright happier in your newly-remodeled kitchen, consider it a successful investment. The goal of a kitchen remodel is to transform a kitchen into a space that works for you and you love. Here are some tips on creating a successful transformation.
Envision Your lifestyle in Your Dream Kitchen
Workflow is an essential element of a kitchen, as it is a highly functional workspace. You should be conscious of the work triangle within the kitchen layout. Are you the only one who works in it? Do you share precious cooking moments with your family? Understanding the role of the kitchen and how it interacts with your lifestyle should influence its practical design and functionality.
Invest in Modern and Innovative Appliances
If you are updating the look of your kitchen, why not make the switch to state-of-the-art appliances? Appliance manufacturers have embraced the health and wellness trend, making improvements to accommodate this lifestyle. Advancements like new refrigeration technology that keeps your produce fresher for longer, steam ovens that lock in the nutrients in your food, and dishwashers that use less water are a few examples of the ways appliances have progressed. By upgrading to state-of-the-art appliances, you are able to lean into the health and wellness trend, while saving money.
Don’t Be Afraid to Try New Trends
While trends tend to move rapidly, this is not always case with remodeling. Interior design trends can last for years. You don’t need to worry about your idea going out of style. Maybe there is a unique addition you want to add to your kitchen to give it a personal touch, such as a wood-burning oven. Or maybe there is a specific color you are fascinated with. The options are endless, but make sure you do your research on current interior design trends before you decide.
Are you ready to fall in love with your home again? At Crystal Kitchen + Bath, our designers will develop a plan designed to express your personal style from moderate enhancements to complete renovations. Contact us today to get started with your free in-person consultation.