Before you begin construction, It's important to take a moment and think about your lifestyle and what features would be most important when creating your dream living space.
What is your lifestyle? Do you spend a lot of time in your kitchen?
Does your family eat together in the kitchen?
Will you need a sit-down eating area in the kitchen?
How tall is the cook? Plan work surfaces and storage accordingly.
Do you have more than one cook in the family?
Will you need bins for recycling?
How much cookware storage will you need?
Do you prefer drawers or slide-out trays?
Will you need wine storage and a wine rack?
If remodeling, will you want to relocate appliances or sink?
Do you want glass door cabinets for open display of special items?
What appliances do you have that will require special storage spaces?
Do you entertain frequently? Is the kitchen a focal point?
Do you need storage for large or small quantities of food stuffs?
Do you need a low counter & storage for your baking?
What type of wood will you select?
What type of door styles do you like?
Will you choose a natural finish or a stain or color?