Kitchen remodeling is one of the most popular and expensive home renovation projects out there, but when done right, it’s well worth the hassle and cost. However, as it is with any remodeling project out there, “done right” is the keyword here. On that note, here are four common kitchen renovation disasters that often ruin a perfect project and some tips on how to avoid them.
Scratched and Dented Surfaces
Some of the scariest contractor disaster stories involve scratched kitchen floors and other surfaces. The thing is that everybody knows you need to cover your floors, appliances and other surfaces before the work begins, but what they don’t know is that the stuff you use to cover it with may not be sufficient to provide any real protection. You need heavy-duty surface protection and slip-resistant dropcloths, with heavy duty tape to seal them off if you really want to protect your kitchen against spills, debris, stains and scratches. If there are tools and paint involved, accidental hard drops and spills are inevitable and unless you are using professional protective gear, that hardwood floor won’t ever be the same again!
Not Setting a Budget
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