Kitchen renovations are one of the biggest home improvement projects, with the potential to take up anywhere between a couple of weekends and five months, undertaken by people looking to make their daily life easier and more comfortable, and as such are usually extremely rewarding once completed perfectly. When kitchen renovations end in a sloppily built and inefficient space, however, the home owner’s dissatisfaction can be immense.
If you dream of a kitchen renovation fitted out with the best materials and finished to the utmost in style, then good planning skills are necessary to your home improvement project. If you want to end up with interiors with a difference, you will need to think about the most effective architectural and stylistic touches to include in your space. This might be an open plan kitchen renovation with an island bench top, or strategic placement of windows and doors to open up the space, aid the lighting and provide a stunning view.
Planning a new space that you will love for years into the future involves forming an intimate relationship with the home improvement process. Read the rest of this entry »