Remodeling a kitchen requires a lot of effort (and a lot of cash). Avoid making costly mistakes with these expert tips. We’ll walk you through the most common mistakes homeowners make, and offer tips for avoiding them. We have ideas for every aspect of the kitchen, from islands to floor plans and everything in between.
1. Wasting Space (and Steps)
Even in big kitchens, create a compact step-saving work core. You don’t want to walk a mile to make a meal, or even worse, generate dead space within the room. Pick areas that will work hard during meal prep, dining, and family time. A breakfast nook, for example, is the perfect way to add style without sacrificing too many steps.