Making the choice to remodel a kitchen can be a big one. It is one of the most expensive rooms in the home to renovate. In our family the kitchen is the heart of the house, it's where we all meet at the end of the work or school day. It's the place when we have company everyone congregates.
Due to that the kitchen (Beside the bathroom) has been the room in the home with the biggest demand in the remodeling industry. The kitchen is also the room that will recoup remodeling costs and create actual equity in your home. This is why experts agree that choosing to remodel your kitchen (or bathroom) first is traditionally the smartest move.
The most important aspect of a kitchen remodel besides the cost factor, needs to be how you and/or your family use the room. What layout would be most comfortable when working or entertaining in the room. What is your current kitchen lacking in design or space. Many people seem to go straight to tile, paint colors, appliance or furniture when in fact the design needed should be your first thought.
So, if you are thinking about remodeling that kitchen before you fall in love with appliances or tiles, sit down and make a list or drawing of the functionality of the space and what will work best for you now and in the coming years, then hit the home improvement store to find that perfect backsplash.