When it comes to home renovations, most homeowners remodel their kitchens at least once. Kitchens are one of the most heavily trafficked rooms in the home with most homeowners entering them two to three times a day or more than 1,000 times a year. Due to the high rate of use, our contractors here at Legal Eagle Contractors recommend remodeling your kitchen every 10 to 15 years. However, if you are uncertain as to whether it’s time for a remodel, we’ve put together a list of tips and tricks to help you determine if it’s time to update your kitchen basement remodeling Marietta ga.
In order to determine if it’s time to renovate your kitchen, you should walk into the room and objectively evaluate it. Are the floor tiles cracked? Do you have water damage under your kitchen sink? Are there cabinets and drawers you don’t use because they’re damaged or so filthy they can’t be properly cleaned? Are your appliances decades old? If you answered yes to one or more of these questions, it’s probably time to consider renovating and updating your kitchen.
Most homeowners would renovate their homes more often if they had more disposable income or the funding to perform the needed renovations and upgrades. The good news is that kitchen renovations are relatively affordable, averaging between $14,000 and $43,000, depending on the scope of the remodel and the size of the kitchen. For homeowners who are trying to decide whether or not they can afford their remodel, it might help to look at your home’s equity and consider the costs of renovating your kitchen versus purchasing a new home with a larger kitchen. It’s often much less expensive to update and renovate your existing spaces than move.