Before demolishing your kitchen Your Remodeling Timeline
Avoid considering your remodeling timetable before you bust out the sledgehammer and start knocking down walls. Depending on the amount of work and your timetable, the duration of your project will vary greatly, so make sure you understand when it's best to start the demolition process.
Setting a project schedule will give you a strong base for your remodel. All starts with setting goals for your project. You might want your remodel to be done in time for a holiday party. Before you retire next year, you may be looking to build a more usable space. Whatever the purpose, make sure it takes time for you to focus on it.
Life Planning Without a Kitchen
You'll want to establish your temporary kitchen once you have all of your items and you've checked that everything is in good condition. When your remodeling is finished, this will be your hub for cooking meals and storing kitchen supplies. It's crucial to have this room ready to go before the demo, because there's no turning back once you start.
There are several products that will help to be a success for your temporary kitchen. Consider a microwave or hot plate for indoor cooking. Or, consider outdoor grilling if the weather is good during your remodeling. Another good option for quick storage or perishables and leftovers is a small refrigerator. Alternatively, during your remodel, you should prepare for eating out more often. Paper plates, cups and eating utensils are other good things to cut down on cleaning time.
Gathering your materials for demolishing
You've now set up your timeline. It's all set for your remodeling. In other words, that means that it's time for the hammer, right? Wait another moment. Have you got the right equipment to demolish your kitchen? In advance, collecting your supplies will save you from repeated trips to the hardware store. Hammer; Crowbar; Pry Bar; Screwdriver; Sledgehammer; Putty knife; Utility knife; Pliers; Ladder; Drop cloth; Dust masks; Closed toed shoes or work boots; Appropriate clothing; Dumpster (make sure to reserve this in advance)
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A Checklist before demolishing your kitchen
Take a final moment to focus on the tasks you need to complete before you head off to launch your project.