How to analyze the costs of your kitchen remodeling or bathroom remodeling project ?
W hen presenting the initial design, we will also provide a quote for your new kitchen or new bathroom. We review pricing to make sure all elements of the design are included. Similar to the design process, it is important to make sure the specifics are clear and that all elements of your design are included in the quote.
What is the single largest cost driver in any kitchen remodeling or bathroom remodeling project? The size of the space and the scope of the work. A simple "rip and replace" of old cabinets for new cabinets and countertops is much less than kitchen remodel or bathroom remodel which requires plumbing changes, electrical re-wiring or moving walls.
The NKBA estimates that the largest costs for an average kitchen remodel breaks down like this:
Cabinets and hardware (29% of project cost)
Installation (17% of project cost)
Appliances (15% of project cost)
Countertops (10%of project cost)
Additional costs include, faucets, backsplashes, plumbing, lighting, flooring among other items. We have found these averages to be correct in our work. You can learn more about the cost break down here :
All told Phase 1 can last 4-6 weeks or longer if the scope of the work is more compel. We always check measurements carefully to make sure the kitchen or bathroom are designed correctly. There are surprises of all types on kitchen remodel or bath remodel projects, our professional team is always prepared to expect the unexpected and works to resolve issues as soon as they arise.