Calling in the Contractors

Calling in the Contractors

Services for Your Kitchen Renovation

by Frank Elliott

As you prepare for a kitchen renovation, you probably think about hiring a contractor. For many people, that is where the hiring process stops. You may not know there are several services that are specific to your kitchen renovation. Many of these services have their own type of contractor or specialist. Here are a few of those services and what to know about each one.


One of the first kitchen renovation services you will need deals with removalists. You will have several items that need to be removed, torn down, and upgraded. This means you will have debris. You will also have special removal tasks dealing with electrical work, plumbing, and possibly old insulation. By hiring a removalist or finding a renovation contractor that offers removal services, you can ensure this aspect of the renovation is done correctly and without costly incidents. 

Cabinetry Installations

Your cabinets, countertops, and other surfaces will likely undergo an overhaul during the kitchen renovation. This could mean repainting or resurfacing the surfaces. It may also mean a complete removal with new cabinets and surfaces brought in. These steps need a skilled cabinetry contractor. They can oversee the removal and installation of the new cabinetry. In addition, you can also have a computer service where the contractor uses imaging software to show you the different cabinet options you have before you settle on a design. 

Plumbing and Electrical Projects

Upgrading both plumbing and electrical systems is a step that seems to be part of most kitchen renovations. You may want something as simple as having the light fixtures upgraded. You may also have ideas to have wiring rerouted or even smart appliances and electrical work completed. If any of these ideas are part of your kitchen renovation plans, you will need a plumbing and electrical company. Contractor and renovation companies will have someone on staff or a third party they contract with to help with this service. You will also be able to meet with these contractors to discuss the services you would like and the ones they may have in mind to make the space more efficient.


Painting is the last step to your kitchen renovation. It is a step that brings the entire vision of the renovation together. The right blends of colors, textures and proper application are all vital. Many kitchen renovation services will have a painter or group of painters on staff for this step of the renovation. You will also be able to meet with the painters to discuss your ideas and listen to their feedback and suggestions. 

When you are ready to begin your renovations, contact your local kitchen renovating contractors. Discuss with them the services you would like on the project. They can make suggestions and begin moving forward with the renovation project. They can also suggest services you may not have considered. 


About Me

Calling in the Contractors

Hello! My name is Andy and I have recently finished building my dream home by the ocean. I have always loved swimming and surfing in the sea so the idea of living by the beach has always appealed to me. I used to live in a small apartment but I worked hard and saved as much cash as I could. By the time I reached the age of 47, I finally had the funds to build my dream home. I called in a team of construction contractors who built my house. They were really great guys and I picked up a lot of knowledge during the months they were working with me. I will share some of the knowledge here.