Kitchen Remodeling Tips for a Smart Investment

Kitchen Remodeling Tips for a Smart Investment

Not all of us can mind investing high on remodeling or renovating our kitchen.  It is this place wherein love is prepared and served with open heart, yet this place stays to be the least important when comes to renovation.  However, the cabinets, wall and other things in the kitchen always and on priority need requires up gradation.

There are two major reasons wherein people hesitate to invest hugely on renovating their kitchens.  If you at any time are planning to dispose your house, there is no guarantee that the prospective buyer would like the way you have painted and decorated your place of cooking.  Secondly,   the investment that the kitchen asks for may never be recouped, no matter how long the owner manages to stay.

Here are Some Low Cost Ideas

Kitchen is always an important gathering spot for house owners.  Hence it is important that it is repaired and remodelled at appropriate time making it look elegant, classy and exclusive.

Uniformity in Painting

Take cue from the colors of other rooms in the house, use the paint that has been left over after painting the room adjacent.  This can save money as well be eye pleasing and maintain uniformity.

Replace Kitchen tiles

When we talk about remodeling our kitchens, first things that come in prominence is the kitchen tiles.  These Tiles can easily be replaced with glass or newer looking metallic tiles.  They can be run vertically than horizontally for less expected look.

Use Laminate for Countertop

The countertop of the kitchen gives an outsider his first impression.  It reflects the mood of the scullery.  However, if you are under financial crisis and your countertop needs a replacement then you can go for a laminate than for granite.  To avoid burn marks showing up at later stage one can use textured laminate.

Retain the Cabinets

The cabinets are the heart of the kitchen, they represent about 60% of the cooking sphere.  Replacing or making new cabinets are an expensive affair.  However, these cabinets can be repainted, its doors can be replaced with glass ones if necessary, knobs can be changed.  This will give you an edge over your spending range.

New Kitchen appliances

It becomes important to replace appliances that take ample place and appliances that consume too much power.  High efficient cooking sources which have instant on off switch, new technology and are less power consuming, yet come to you at reasonable rates are always a smart choice.


Renovation of any kind, especially kitchen calls for huge investments.  However, with time there is change in style, material and looks.  The renovation or remodeling  kitchen activity taken a year back stands old fashioned due to emerging new designs. Moreover, with every penny going more and more valuable every day it is essential that it is spent very thoughtfully.  Kitchen is a place that reflects your personality and hence need to be taken extra care.  They need to be filled with royal and elegant looks as well as true loving emotions.

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Sam Kazanci <br/><span id="position">Owner</span>
Sam Kazanci

Sam Kazanci is the owner of Fairfax Kitchen Bath Remodeling. He has experience to build and remodel the kitchen and baths with his team and the author of fkb blog: You can find Sam on LinkedIn and Twitter.