Whether you have just moved into a new home or want to improve the home you have lived in for years, kitchen and bath remodeling is a wonderful way to update your home. Kitchen and bath renovations increase the value of your home and offer the latest in innovative appliances and designs. Bath renovations may have space limitations, but flooring, lighting and ventilation are all key elements for improving the area. The bathroom is going to be a wet area, so you will need water resistant tile or material on the floor and possibly the walls. Special care needs to be taken to seal around showers, toilets and sinks because unprotected areas can cause severe damage like swelling and rotting floors beneath the tiles or fixtures. Lighting is another important consideration in kitchen and bath designs. Lighting in bathrooms should be bright especially if there are no windows. Skylights can provide wonderful lighting for a dark bathroom. Lastly, ventilation is necessary in bathrooms to prevent steam build-up and improve air quality.
If you plan every detail carefully for a home remodel, it will help you to save more money. Kitchen and bath renovations are less expensive if you do not move plumbing or appliances to different locations. By combining different projects such as lighting and moving electrical outlets, you can have a skilled electrician do both jobs at once instead of coming twice to perform one job each time. Your contractor can help you plan each stage of renovation, so that you know when your kitchen will be available and when it will be out of commission. Home remodeling offers a great return on your housing investment even though it may require some minor inconveniences during the process.
Knockout Renovation is your source for professional home remodeling. Our team of designers, architects and craftspeople will be able to accommodate you at each stage of renovation. We offer the latest innovative kitchen and bath designs for your home and state-of-the-art appliances, materials and fixtures. With our vast experience throughout Manhattan and Brooklyn, we can work with any home or apartment to improve and beautify your space as well as make it more functional. Please see our other kitchen and bath remodel articles for key points to consider for your remodeling project.