According to the 2019 Remodeling Impact Report done by the National Association of Realtors Research Group, the home project likely to add the most value to your home, appeal to buyers and joy to homeowners is a complete kitchen renovation. In second place, is a kitchen upgrade.
It’s no surprise that kitchens are rated highest on this study. After all, the kitchen is often regarded as the most important room in your home. According to the 2019 Remodeling Impact Report, 93% of those polled said they have a greater desire to be at home since the completion of their kitchen. If there’s one place you want to put your time, energy and money into, it’s probably your kitchen.
Lifestyle & Functionality
It’s imperative that you have a space designed around your personal style, activities and preferences. Rather than changing your lifestyle to match your kitchen, change your kitchen to match your lifestyle. Improving the layout, lighting and workflow will help you achieve optimal functionality and usage of your space.
Whether you completely remodel or decide to do some upgrades, this can have a major impact on the resale value of your home. Kitchen Renovations Rank #1 for appeal to buyers in the 2019 Remodeling Impact Report.
Deteriorating appliances, hardware, cabinets, lighting, counter tops and tiles can carry a hefty price tag and take up valuable time when you find yourself constantly repairing them. A deteriorating kitchen is both frustrating and expensive. Your money and time might be better spent on renovations and upgrades than repairs. Interested in getting a quote? Contact us to set up an appointment with one of our designers.
Having a space that is stylish, updated and appeals to your taste will make you so much happier. If you’re sick and tired of looking at your outdated and aesthetically troublesome kitchen, it may be time for a remodel. For kitchen inspiration, check out some our favorite kitchen remodels.
Outdated appliances could be costing you more in energy than you realize. Investing in new energy efficient appliances is a hefty investment, but could save you a sizable amount of money in the long run. Look for appliances with the Energy Star label. This label means that the appliance meets or exceeds energy efficiency standards set by the EPA.
Aging With Ease
According to the AARP, 87 percent of adults over the age of 65 want to stay in their current home and community as they age. The catch? A large amount of homes are not accessible as we age. While this may require an entire home renovation, a good place to start is the kitchen and bathrooms. Renovating the kitchen to be wheelchair accessible with smooth floors, undercounter drawers and much more can make all the difference as we age. To read more about this adapting your home, click here.
If you’re ready for a kitchen remodel, give us a call at 330.225.6000 or stop in Monday – Friday from 9 to 5 or Saturday 9 – 3. Our experienced team designers and artisans would love to work with you in creating a kitchen that is functional, beautiful and meets all of your needs. To see some of our work, go to https://www.architecturaljustice.com/portfolio/.