Getting Started

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?