If you’re interested in updating your kitchen, one of the first questions you may find yourself wondering is, “how much does it cost to remodel a kitchen?” The answer to this question can vary greatly depending on the specifics of your kitchen project. Of course, if you want to make the most of your kitchen space and maximize your home value, you’ll probably want to stick to mid-level materials and finishes. If you plan to stay in your house for 5 years or more you may want to splurge on higher end finishes. This post will serve as a general guide, providing you with important factors to consider when determining the total cost of your project.

Kitchen Remodel Pricing
Most fall between “Better and Best”
Good Better Best
Use existing cabinet layout Cabinet layout modifications Remove existing walls to expand kitchen
Flooring to remain Refinish hardwood floors New flooring in kitchen and adjacent rooms
Appliances stay in existing locations Appliances may be moved Appliances may be moved
Entry level cabinets Semi custom cabinets Custom cabinets
Entry level granite Quartz or granite countertops Exotic granite or Quartz
Entry level plumbing fixtures Ceramic tile backsplash Under cabinet lighting
  Upgraded plumbing fixtures High end plumbing fixtures
Small 25K+ Small 32K+ Small 50K+
Medium 32K+ Medium 40K+ Medium 65K+
Large 40K+ Large 55K+ Large 80K+