130-are-you-ready-remodelWas the promise of a new kitchen something Santa brought to you this year?  Or maybe it will be your new year’s resolution?  Either way, you won’t regret it.  But with a new remodel comes the need to plan and properly prepare.

We’ve written many articles on kitchen remodel planning – from budgeting to preparing for the chaos.  Since many people begin planning their space with the new year, we thought we’d hold a refresher course on initial preparations here.  Brush up on your pre-remodel preparations to make sure you are in fact ready for your remodel.

Kitchen remodel preparations

Find money for your remodel – Are you hoping to make a change in your space, but not quite sure where you’re going to find the funds?  The majority of us mindlessly spend money on things that don’t seem to make a dent, but it all adds up.  Take a look at this article for some ideas on where you may be able to find money for your remodel: Where to Find Money for your Kitchen Remodel.

Make sure you’re ready – Now that you’ve got the funds, make sure you’re really ready to get started.  Much  time, money and effort is put into a quality remodel, so it’s important to go into it knowing what is expected of you.  Take a look at these points for starters: Are you REALLY Ready to Remodel?

Things to remember – Now that you’re sure you’re ready, there are many things to keep in mind before pulling the trigger.  Organization is key, and so is patience. Keep in mind these words of wisdom in your remodel preparations: Things to Remember When Preparing for a Kitchen Remodel

Now, go forth with confidence in your remodel, and look back here for more tips during the process.  While there may be some bumps in the road, it’ll all be worth it in the end.