The heart of every home.
One of the largest renovation undertakings is a kitchen project. The kitchen is commonly referred to as the heart of a home, which is why it is considered to be a significant marketing point. It’s where we cook, we eat, we gather, we do dishes, and brew that oh so very important morning cup of coffee. A beautiful, and updated kitchen can help guests and family members feel more comfortable and at ease. You may even find your family congregating more in the beautiful surroundings.
The decision to renovate your kitchen is one of the best investments you can make. It is no surprise that the kitchen renovations are at the top of the list of home improvement projects. An updated kitchen will help you increase the value of your home and may assist you in selling your home with the time comes. According to the Appraisal Institute of Canada, a kitchen renovation can earn any where from 75% to 100% return on the initial investment!
The kitchen being one of the most important and complex rooms in the house also makes it one of the most expensive to renovate. A good budget checklist will help you to develop a realistic cost for the project before you start. Some of the items to include are:
- Design changes.
- Structural considerations.
- Fixtures and appliances.
- Moisture damage and deteriorated finishes.
- Floor and wall finishes.
- Plumbing and electrical problems.
- Heating and ventilation.
- Waste disposal.
At Grade-A we will work with you to design a kitchen that accommodates your individual needs in design, look and feel and budget.