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This latest edition of Kitchen Remodeling
from the editors of Fine Homebuilding
provides all the advice you need to remodel a kitchen of any size or shape, on any budget.
In this all-new edition, articles cover how much a kitchen remodel will cost, the key ingredients for a great kitchen remodel, and how to remodel a kitchen on any budget. Additionally, Kitchen Remodeling is brimming with practical, up-to-date information on choosing and installing kitchen cabinets, countertops, flooring, and lighting as well as advice from the pros on designing and building storage solutions, getting the proper kitchen ventilation, and creating a kitchen island.
Written by builders from all over the country, these articles were originally published in Fine Homebuilding magazine, the most respected residential construction magazine in the country.
All-new edition keeps you up-to-date In the ever-evolving world of remodeling, it's important to keep on top of current issues - and that's easy with the newest edition of Kitchen Remodeling, from the editors of Fine Homebuilding. It focuses on the latest ideas and what it takes to renovate a kitchen of any size or shape, on any budget.
For Pros by Pros - the resource for builders and serious amateurs. Like every book in the For Pros by Pros series, the information in Kitchen Remodeling is geared to professionals. Culled from the best articles in Fine Homebuilding magazine, it's the go-to resource for builders, remodelers, and the building trades.
Everything to remodel a kitchen from top bottom. Kitchen Remodeling brings a lot to the table in helping to plan and complete a remodel without costly missteps. It's where pros turn for sound advice on every aspect of a makeover, from opening up a small kitchen to getting appliances to fit, to building an island, a corner nook, or the perfect pantry.
An in-depth look at those all-important cabinets. Every aspect of a remodel is critical whether you're talking countertops, flooring, or ventilation, but kitchen cabinets consume the lion's share of attention. A good portion of Kitchen Remodeling addresses this concern with must-know information that covers:
- Quick cabinet upgrades
- A buyer's guide to kitchen cabinets
- Installing stock cabinets
- Installing cabinets in tight spaces
- A faster, easier approach to custom cabinets
- How to install inset cabinet doors
About the Author
Fine Homebuilding has been providing information and inspiration to everyone who cares about quality home improvement, renovation, and construction since 1981.
Table of Contents
How Much Will My Kitchen Cost?
10 Ingredients of a Great Kitchen
Opening Up a Small Kitchen
Getting Appliances to Fit
Kitchen Remodeling for Any Budget
A Kitchen for Cooks and Kids
4 Quick Cabinet Upgrades
A Buyer's Guide to Kitchen Cabinets
Installing Stock Cabinets
Installing Cabinets in Tight Spaces
A Faster, Easier Approach to Custom Cabinets
Build a Kitchen Island
How to Install Inset Cabinet Doors
Upgrade to a Trash Drawer
Making Wood Countertops
Tiling a Backsplash
Secrets to an Uncluttered Kitchen
Off-the-Shelf Kitchen Storage Solutions
Design the Perfect Pantry
A Clever Kitchen Built-In
Maximize Pantry Storage
A Built-In Corner Seating Nook
Flooring Options for the Kitchen
For Great Tile Floors, Layout is Everything
Save Time with a Prefinished Wood Floor
Lighting and Mechanical
Kitchen Lighting Design
Choose the Right Kitchen Sink
Cooktops from Simmer to Sear
Breathe Easy with the Right Range Hood
How to Provide Makeup Air for Range Hoods