When family and friends visit, it’s usually in the kitchen that everyone gathers. We will explain how following a few easy steps will help you to have a successful kitchen remodel.
Our clients find themselves in many different circumstances that make a kitchen remodel a top priority. Some have kitchens that are well-loved and so are worn out and require updates. Others are looking to add value to their home to attract potential buyers with a market that’s saturated with newly built homes. Because of lifestyle changes or special needs, these situations make it a necessity to remodel to accommodate the family’s new needs.
Many kitchens do not need a complete gut and renovation. You can achieve so much with new paint color, countertops, cabinet hardware, and undercabinet lighting. These types of updates can breath new life into your kitchen.
Whatever your circumstances or reason, we are certain that we can help you achieve a kitchen remodel that will meet your needs. Though a kitchen remodel is a major project, rest assured, we have a method to the madness.
Through our Design, Budget & Build method your remodel will be designed just how you want it, stay on time, and stay within budget. All our remodeling projects follow a proved 4 step process. We will do all we can possibly do within our control to keep your job running smoothly.
Each step is crucial to happy clients. The following are the 4 steps to help you decide if we are a good fit for your next exciting project.
Your kitchen remodel starts with an in-home visit with our design-builder to discuss your family’s needs. He’ll discuss your needs, ideas, and vision for the room. Do you have a board on Pinterest? Send us a link after a consultation has been scheduled. Accordingly, he will make recommendations and plan the extent of your design.
Then, on to the design phase, which is comprised of multiple design steps that help us come up with a remodel build proposal. Included will be 3D renderings so you can see what your kitchen will look like. Once the proposal is presented and accepted, it’s time to begin the preconstruction phase.
Do you already have a design? No problem. We will be happy to budget out any completed design. Also, we can help you obtain bids for finish products and specialty trades. Depending on your design, we may also propose enhancements to it. Whatever your situation, we are adaptable.
During the preconstruction phase, a lot goes on. All finishing products are ordered and their delivery is arranged to ensure everything will be on hand in advance of when it is needed.
At this time we aquire any needed building permits. Your personal belongings will need to be packed and safely stored. There may be some site prep that will be done at this time.
Finally, get to the build phase. YAY! We are very careful to take steps to protect the areas that will not be renovated because we respect your home. Benchmark also takes onsite safety very serious.
Daily communication is vital between the homeowner and between any tradespeople to review plans and stay on all our targets. Throughout your project we will closely supervise from start to finish.
We provide outstanding service through daily communication, accountability, and innovation of which is reflected in the quality of our results.
Based on the ideas and concepts for your unique project, we use a 3D rendering program so we are able to come up with solutions and show you what the finished project will look like.
We work hard to determine an accurate cost of your project according to finishes, specialty trades, and labor. With our years of experience, we can come up with fixed-price contracts to avoid anything surprises.
A kitchen remodel is one of the most satisfying projects you’ll experience. It solves problems like bad layout, cramped space, out-of-date finishes, non-efficient appliances, and lack of storage, just to name a few. Do you live in the Raleigh area? Let us help make your kitchen your favorite room in the house. Call us today at 919-205-9550.