Remodeling a kitchen is a great thing to do, but the main question asked by many people in United States is: “what is the average cost of kitchen remodel?”. It’s an intriguing question, because the cost varies depending on many influence factors.
A remodelling consultant can’t give you the exact number of the cost. However, he can give you basic estimation based on what kind of kitchen you want after the remodeling process is done. There are three types of kitchen that comes with different costs, which are the basic kitchen, medium kitchen, and deluxe kitchen. We are going to give you some insight of the deluxe, medium and basic kitchen remodeling cost, and what can you get from it.
P.S. We are giving you the estimated average cost for kitchen remodels done by designers and the workers.
- Cost of Basic Kitchen Remodel
The average cost of basic kitchen remodel is ranged between $20,000 to $30,000. With such budget, you can expect things like basic appliances, no structural changes (meaning there would be no or minimum electrical and plumbing changes). You should also expect simple lighting to reduce the cost. It’s no secret that fancy lightbulbs cost more than regular one, and they usually consume more power too.
For the kitchen floor, your options are ceramic tile or vinyl tile. Both are relatively affordable and great with the backsplash. Re-using your current cabinet is also a good idea to push down the cost. Perhaps some refinish is a good idea for an old cabinet. That said, if they are damaged beyond repair, you should find another cabinets. Laminating counters is also a great way to decorate your kitchen.
- Cost of Medium Kitchen Remodel
The average cost of this type of kitchen remodeling is around $40,000 to $70,000. Usually the medium kitchen is perfect for those who love to cook. Expect a more professional-style appliances, for example double convection ovens, cooktop with grille, even stainless steel fridge. With such budget usually the designer and the construction workers will adjust the kitchen to your need and taste, meaning that there will be structural changes here and there. With such budget, you may be able to afford custom cabinetry and storage, wood or porcelain flooring, or even stone counters.
- Cost of Deluxe Kitchen Remodel
If you can spare more than $100,000 for a kitchen remodel, then you’re in for a treat. You will get the best items, and by the time the remodeling process is done you will get a beautiful, stylish, and complete kitchen to be proud of.
Usually total reconstruction will be done, or even be removed all together and build a new one. After everything is ready, your new kitchen will have wooden floor, expensive rug, stone counters, etc. Everything is stylish and oozing elegance. Usually for such budget you will get a custom made of everything, from cabinetry, wood panels to storage. The designer will also make the best effort to give you the beautiful details you deserve. Last but not least, everything will have an architectural consistency, ensuring that the new kitchen can blend perfectly to the rest of the house.
Which average cost of kitchen remodel that suits you? It’s your decision.