What appliances will be in your kitchen?
Choosing your appliances has a lot to do with the personality of your kitchen. Are you a food enthusiast who would enjoy a oversized gas range ? Maybe a you like to host dinner parties and will need an icemaker? However you use your kitchen will determine what appliances you deem necessary for your space. If you're looking at an oversized range, you'll need a vent hood to fit that range. Your kitchen design expert can help guide through these decisions to optimize the creativity and efficiency of your layout. Changing your mind on appliances can waste time, money, and resources.
Plumbing and electric – no surprises
Not only do appliance selections affect the aesthetics of your kitchen layout, they also affect electric and plumbing. Even the smallest change in dimension can alter the placement of an appliance, causing electricians and plumbers to adjust outlet locations, etc. This can become a costly mistake if it isn't taken into consideration early on in the process.
Holding up the process
Ordering specialty appliances takes time. This can cause you to be waiting around for your beloved refrigerator weeks after the cabinet installation is complete. If you have a built-in oven cabinet, many times the installer will need to have the oven on hand during installation for cut the cabinet to size. Scheduling conflicts and delays occur when appliances are not ordered in a timely fashion.
If you are planning to remodel your kitchen cabinets and would like some help, feel free to contact us at DSC Cabinets.