Helpful Industry Statistics When Doing a Kitchen Remodel

Posted by Brakur Custom Cabinetry

Dec 17, 2016 3:00:00 PM

Some questions many people have when considering a kitchen remodel project are “what’s everyone else doing?” and “why are they doing it”. You want to know how your choices may affect a future buyer of your home, how your choices fit into the current trends, and so forth.

A recent article spotlights many helpful industry statistics so you can make more educated decisions and get the most value out of your project.

Return on Investment

Kitchen remodels are always a contender for the top value in a remodel project. They produce some of the best return on investment you can achieve in any project in a home.

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Most Common Remodeling Projects

Because of the benefits of a new kitchen or bath, they are the most popular of all projects you can do in your home.

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Budget Concerns

Budget is usually part of the initial conversation when beginning to think about your project. The statistics should give you some comfort that you can meet your desired budget.

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Motivations for Doing a Remodel

Why do people do kitchen remodels? These are the top reasons you can compare with your motivations.

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Top Trends

The other things to watch are the trends over recent years. You’ll want to ensure your choices are in line with the masses if you’re planning on reselling anytime soon.

Top Kitchen Trends During 2015 & 2016

  1. Clean with an overall contemporary feeling - A fusion of styles and multiple colors in one kitchen
  2. European-styled cabinets
  3. Multiples of appliances in one kitchen.
  4. The rise of steam ovens
  5. Furniture-look pieces
  6. Outdoor kitchens
  7. Fewer standard kitchen tables, replaced by counters or tall gathering tables
  8. TVs and docking stations
  9. Wine refrigerators
  10. Focus on the user experience from easy maintenance to accessible design - Considering the needs of all users in the space, including pets

To see the full details and statistics see the article here.

At Brakur Custom Cabinetry, we’re very familiar with where the industry is going and what choices will make you the happiest in the end. Contact us here to begin the discussion.

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Topics: Kitchen Remodel, Industry Statistics, Return on Investment

Located in Shorewood, Il, Brakur Custom Cabinetry, Inc. has been providing high quality locally manufactured cabinetry since 1965. Brakur is the largest manufacturer of custom cabinetry in Northern Illinois with a 100,000 plus square foot, state-of-the-art manufacturing facility and more than 80 employees.

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