Embarking on a kitchen-transforming project may be daunting. But Mary Elizabeth Hulsey founding father of Mission Stone & Tile in Nashville, Tenn., says it does not have to be. She says relatively than turning the corners along with your backsplash and carrying it all alongside the kitchen wall, simply end the tile where the partitions meet.
After selecting an expert to work with and arising with a plan to your kitchen remodel, decide on completely every little thing you want in the kitchen, and have it on-web site earlier than a single inch of house sees the sledgehammer, says Robin Siegerman, Chief Design and Renovation Officer at Sieguzi Kitchen & Residence Inc.
If you determine to go along with a serious kitchen rework and spend upwards of $50,000, you need to think about consulting with a kitchen designer A professional designer has the experience, connections and examples to suggest what matches together with your plan.
Or you will get actually inventive with a focal point that is less expensive than mosaic tile but packs a giant punch, like stacked stone on the back of your kitchen island, like this one from Invoice and Jayne Wolf of DreamMaker Tub & Kitchen in Grand Rapids, Mich.
The options can make your head spin: stone, tile, concrete, marble, butcher block, stainless steel, recycled glass, Formica, Corian-the checklist goes on and on. Generally used kitchen countertop materials vary from low to moderately priced laminate and Formica, to greater priced granite or quartz, to solid surfaces akin to Corian.