Your Guide to Kitchen Cabinet Refacing
The Right Cabinet Contractor Makes All the Differenceby Kelly Richardson
Face Your Kitchen Columnist
Did you know that one of the biggest mistakes that homeowners make is hiring a good friend or family member to install their cabinets? It may be cheaper, but you run the risk of serious disappointment at the conclusion of the project. Hiring a professional cabinet contractor ensures the quality of the install.
When you purchase new kitchen cabinets, chances are you'll have to have them installed by a contractor. Most manufacturers defer installation to a list of professionals that they compile. Because you want this project done right, allowing a professional to install your cabinets is a must. But how do you select the right one? You don't want your cabinet installation to become a horror story that people tell to warn of the dangers of hiring the wrong contractor. Here's a simple two part process for success.
What to Do Before the Project
Securing a cabinet contractor that you feel comfortable with is half the battle won. But it's not the end of your responsibilities. There are some things you can do during the project that will keep things moving in the right direction.
As the Project Progresses
Hiring a contractor is always a gamble. But you can tip the odds in your favor by doing your homework and following the project to the end.
About the Author
Kelly Richardson covers the home improvement scene in between his seasonal projects. His articles appear wherever intelligent interior design is valued.