The Essential Check List for Your First Meeting with a Kitchen Designer.

Working with a kitchen designer the first time can be a little scary. Here is a quick checklist to help you navigate that first meeting. This checklist is to help you prepare for Your First Meeting with Your Kitchen Designer.

First Meeting Checklist

Working with a kitchen designer on your kitchen renovation is one of the best choices you can make in order to ensure the success of your renovation project.

What To Expect

  • Discussing the Budget

    • What’s the home’s value

    • Creating your “forever” home (invest 10% of home’s value)

    • Sprucing up for resale (spend no more than 5% of home’s value)

  • Design Style

    • Traditional

    • Modern

    • Contemporary

    • Transitional

  • Likes and dislikes of current space

  • Dreams for new kitchen or bath

  • How is the new kitchen or bath to be used

    • Infrequently

    • Day in and day out

    • Multiple users

  • Appliances

    • Will you be using existing ones; or

    • Buying new ones? If so, then have they been selected

  • How does your kitchen or bath relate to adjacent spaces

    • Is the kitchen part of a great room

    • Is it walled off from the living room and formal dining space

    • Adjacent to family room or breakfast nook? Can you combine spaces

    • Is the bathroom in public areas of the home

  • Construction restraints

  • Decision makers

    • Interior designer

    • Architect

    • Other key person

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Peace be with you,

xoxo

Deborah


The Essential Check List for Your First Meeting with a Kitchen Designer.