Kitchen Remodeling

A kitchen remodel can completely transform the look and functionality of your space, but it requires a skilled professional to ensure the job is done right. By choosing First State Building & Design, you benefit from our expertise and local knowledge. We have experience working with various kitchen layouts and designs and can provide valuable insights and recommendations based on the specific needs of your space and the latest trends and technology. Additionally, through our collaborative process we are readily available to provide professional guidance and  more and readily accessible available for any to address questions or concerns that may arise throughout the remodeling experience. process.

Traditional Kitchen with white cabinets and granite countertops

Kitchen Design Elements

One important design element is the layout of the kitchen. A well-thought-out layout can maximize efficiency for cooking, and entertaining. Another key design element is the choice of materials and finishes. From countertops and backsplashes to flooring and cabinetry, First State Building & Design recommends selecting high-quality materials that elevate the look and feel of the kitchen, and can withstand the every day use. 

Additionally, incorporating ample storage space is essential for keeping the kitchen organized and clutter-free. Lastly, lighting plays a crucial role in kitchen design. Proper lighting can create a warm and inviting atmosphere while ensuring that tasks are adequately illuminated.  Working with our professional experts at FSBD, you can be confident of a kitchen remodeling project that exceeds your expectations.

Cabinets

When choosing cabinets for your kitchen, there are a multitude of options to suit any style and budget. We offer many different cabinet styles including modern, contemporary, rustic, and traditional. Before installation, our team of expert kitchen remodelers will measure your home and discuss available customized options.

First State Building & Design has premier partnerships with DuraSupreme, Fabuwood and Welbourn cabinetry manufacturers that offer a wide range of colors, styles, and customizations.

Countertops

Kitchen countertops come in a wide array of styles and materials, including granite, quartz, marble, soapstone, quartzite, and slate. Durability, maintenance, and aesthetics are all important factors to consider when choosing a countertop.  At First State Building & Design, our installers are continually trained in the latest methods and practices. They know how to anticipate and prevent issues that a less seasoned contractor may miss. we We will help you determine the best fit for your project and needs.

Flooring

Selecting the right flooring for your kitchen remodeling project is critical.   You can choose from many types of flooring materials, including Luxury Vinyl Tile or Plank (LVT, LVP), vinyl, hardwood, laminate, ceramic, porcelain, or stone tile. The newest floors available can be waterproof, water resistant or neither.  Our design experts can help you weigh the pros and cons of each option to make the best choice for your kitchen remodel. 

FAQ about Kitchen Remodeling

The timeline for a kitchen remodel depends on the complexity of the project. Minor renovations may take a few weeks, while extensive remodels can span several weeks months. At FSBD, we oversee the project management of the entire process from start to finish (from design through to installation) to help streamline the details, timeline and the process. detailed plan and efficient project management can help streamline the process.

While some homeowners may choose to tackle minor updates themselves, major kitchen remodels often benefit from professional expertise. Hiring professionals ensures proper installation, adherence to building codes, and high-quality results.

To maximize storage, consider installing pull-out pantry shelves, deep drawers, and overhead cabinets that reach the ceiling. Utilize space-efficient organizers and built-in solutions for items like pots, pans, and utensils. Our designers at First State Building & Design will walk you through your options to make the best of your space.

The ROI for a kitchen remodel can vary, but it is generally considered one of the most valuable home improvement projects. A well-executed kitchen remodel can contribute to the resale value of a home and enhance its appeal to potential buyers.

Determining the must-have features and appliances, such as energy-efficient appliances, ample storage, or a larger sink, will help prioritize elements that are most important for the remodel.

Understanding the potential disruptions to daily routines, such as limited access to the kitchen or increased dust and noise, will help homeowners prepare for the practicalities of living through a remodel.

Research potential contractors, check their credentials, read reviews, and ask for references. Choose a First State Building & Design because of our experience in kitchen remodeling, proper licensing, and a portfolio that aligns with your vision.

The timeline varies based on the scope of the project. A minor remodel might take a few weeks, while a major renovation could span several weeks months.

Our First State Building & Design team will provide a detailed cost estimate based on the scope of work, materials and, labor, and any additional expenses. Ensure the estimate includes As a homeowner though, you should plan on some potential contingencies for unforeseen issues.

Communication is key. We’ll discuss the process for handling unexpected issues and address any needed changes with the homeowner to review and approve. Any additional costs associated with unexpected changes are issued through Change Orders that are approved by the homeowner to provide confirmation to FSBD to proceed with the changes. , and inquire about the flexibility to accommodate changes. First State Building & Design is proactive in addressing challenges unexpected issues and keeping you informed as we value the client experience.

Let us show you how you can make the most of your house with a renovation that’s ideal for your family. Contact First State Building & Design today.