Building Or Remodeling A Kitchen: What Does It Cost?

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kitchen-remodel-by-mlitty.jpg According to The National Kitchen and Bath Association and The Home Improvement Research Institute, here’s what people spend for things when they’re remodeling their kitchen…

 

 

Cost To Remodel A Kitchen

For kitchen remodels costing $20,000 or more, homeowners spent the most money on the following items:

  • Cabinets $6,140

  • Countertops $3,020

  • Flooring $1,850

  • Refrigerator $1,590

  • Cooking appliances $1,560

SOURCE: The National Kitchen and Bath Association and The Home Improvement Research Institute

 

The Typical Kitchen Remodel Takes…

1-2 days to tear out existing fixtures, walls, floors, appliances, and secure electric wiring and cap off plumbing 

2-3 days for framing

2-5 days for rough in of electric, plumbing and heat (mechanicals)

3-4 days to add new plasterboard and tape it

1-2 days to install a new kitchen floor

2-6 days to install new cabinets

1-2 days for new fixtures and appliances

1 day for the plumber to install sink, dishwasher, etc.

2-3 days for lighting, wall coverings, painting, etc.

SOURCE: National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI)