planning-your-kitchen

Planning your next kitchen or bath project may not be as difficult as it seems. Here are some tips you can use to get started.
The Planning Process:
It makes sense to think through the process of designing your new kitchen – read more…

Remodeling Hints:

Here are some quick tips to point you in the right direction.

Measuring Tips:
Read our quick tips on measuring your kitchen.

Getting Started

  1. Gather a scrapbook of notes, photos, and articles that you have collected.
  2. Get together with your family and ask them for their input and wish lists.
  3. Come up with a budget you can live with.
  4. Draw a rough sketch of your floor plan and take measurements (or, if building, get floor plan from architect or builder).
  5. Print and fill out the Kitchen Design Survey. -Call for questions
  6. Call us to make an appointment, or stop into our showroom. 1-860-974-1924

Visiting with us

    The first time you visit with us we will . . .

  1. Answer any questions you may have.
  2. Review and/or assist you in establishing a budget.
  3. Discuss your scrapbook of ideas (if you have one).
  4. Discuss your floor plan (if you have one) and go over some design ideas.
  5. Discuss your plans for utilizing the room you will be remodeling.

If You Like What You See

  1. We will come to your home and take measurements.
  2. We will create a design, and draft perspectives, elevations, and a floor plan.
  3. We will provide you with a price.
  4. We will set up a meeting for you to discuss the design and pricing and discuss any potential modifications you would like to make.

The Installation Process

  1. If desired, we will assist you in locating the necessary contractors for all your installation or project needs.
  2. If necessary, we will make arrangements with your builder, architect, and/or contractor to coordinate the installation.
  3. If necessary, we will make arrangements to remove your existing cabinetry and appliances.

 

Use these downloadable pdf files to help you plan and measure:

counter-layout-example

counter-layout-worksheet

If you’d like to schedule an appointment to meet with Chuck, do so here.

Please fill out this pre-meeting-questionnaire before our appointment as it will help the process go a lot smoother. Thanks!

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