There are many reasons why you would want to undergo kitchen renovation in New Zealand. Maybe you just want a classy kitchen where you can entertain guests. Or perhaps you want a cool kitchen where you and your family can hang out baking and cooking gastronomical works of art. Or you might be planning to sell your house and you want to get the best price from the real estate market.
Whatever your reason, you probably have your own kitchen renovation ideas already. It’s important to write them down so you’ll have references for your plans. Once you’ve got everything written down, it’s time to reach out to your local renovation company. If you’re living in the West Auckland area, then you should run your plans by kitchen renovations experts in New Zealand.
There are many factors for you to consider when planning a kitchen renovation including:
- Material Cost.
Your choice of material for everything from flooring, wall tiles, fixtures, bench tops, cabinet doors, and appliances will count when it comes to your kitchen renovation cost. Wood alternatives like laminates may be cheaper but natural materials such as wood and stone, although more expensive, will be more aesthetically attractive and will last longer.
- Cabinet Design.
In general, cabinets with drawers are more costly than those without them because those with drawers need additional work and finishing. Each drawer glide will cost you $300-$500! Plan your cabinets and drawers ahead of time to save yourself the trouble moving forward.
- Decoration and Accessories.
Decorative details such as glass, columns, patterns, tiles, and other designs will inevitably increase your kitchen renovation cost overall. Even simple decorations like organizers and garbage pull-outs will add to your total expenses.
Renovations in West Auckland
There are many factors that come into consideration when it comes to your kitchen renovation. At Renovations NZ, our goal is to help you come up with renovation plans that meet your requirements, as well as your budget.
Here are some of our more recent work in West Auckland, New Zealand. As you can see in these photos, we take into consideration the existing kitchen during the actual renovations. We improve on the existing structure, or, if you prefer, we can demolish your old kitchen and start over. Your needs and vision matter to us so we’re with you during the whole planning phase.
Various Kitchen Renovation Costs:
Basic Kitchen Renovation
Basic kitchen renovation means changing something in the kitchen like appliances, floorings, or cabinets. We take care of simple stuff like building a new sink or replacing your old oven.
Taking into consideration your kitchen’s size and the supplies you want, a basic kitchen renovation should cost between $15K and $20K.
Mid-Range Kitchen Renovation
A mid-range kitchen renovation involves natural materials for cabinets, flooring, and benchtops. It may also include a change in the plumbing and layout of your kitchen.
Depending on the materials you want to use, a mid-range kitchen renovation will cost between $18K and $22K.
Custom/Designer Kitchen Renovation
This is where your creativity will take you places. We will customize your kitchen renovations – from design to functionality – based on your personal preferences. Your vision is our number one priority.
So, if you want to tear down walls and rebuild from scratch, we will do that. Some people prefer installing islands in their kitchen due to their attractive design and functionality. Whatever you want to see in your kitchen, we will help turn your vision into reality.
A designer/custom kitchen renovation costs more – between $20K and $30K.
Things to Prepare
Before you decide which type of kitchen renovation you want, make sure to list down a few things just to help you determine what you really want for your new kitchen. You need a list of goals to help you get your message across and turn your vision into reality. This will make it easier for us to create the perfect kitchen renovation plans to match your needs.
You need to answer questions such as:
- Why do I want a kitchen renovation?
- Do I want to change the current design and layout of my existing kitchen?
- What is my main purpose for my kitchen? Is it to cook meals with my family, entertain guests, or am I looking to resell my house; thus, I’m looking for a lovely kitchen to up the price of my home?
- Do I want to update my kitchen appliances?
- What do I want to accomplish with my kitchen renovation?
Answering these questions will help you decide which type of renovations you need and what you must focus on when it comes to planning your kitchen renovation. You’ll discover what your requirements are, and your list of goals will help you make the right decisions during our planning stages.
At Renovations NZ, we guide you and hold your hand from start to finish so you’ll be truly satisfied with the results. We’re here to help you plan your kitchen remodeling so that you’re happy once the project is done. Our mission is to help you create the kitchen of your dreams. Call us today!