Maybe your kitchen needs a few updates or a fresh look, or perhaps it needs a complete overhaul. Either way, kitchen remodeling is a superb way to increase the value of your home. There are many decisions to consider when designing a new kitchen, which can get intimidating. Luckily, the guide below offers a few places to start.

What to Think About During Kitchen Remodeling 

1. Floorplan & Layout

The layout arguably matters more than anything else. Once this is established, you can better plan what will fit into the space. If you bake a lot, have a large family, or entertain often, take these activities into account and expand your space. If you are more prone to ordering takeout and only need the basics, opt for a smaller space.

kitchen remodeling2. Quality Countertops 

Choosing the right countertop material is another necessary step in a successful kitchen remodeling plan. Granite, marble, and quartz are all popular options that will far outlast other materials, such as laminate.

3. Good Lighting

Since the kitchen is the room that you tend to visit both during the day and at night, you want to be sure the lighting is versatile. Having multiple creative ceiling or wall fixtures and under-cabinet options can freshen up the appearance of any kitchen space.

4. Nice Floors

During kitchen remodeling, consider replacing your floors with something durable and attractive. Depending on the layout and the household, kitchens are often high-traffic areas with frequent spills and messes. Though wood flooring is popular, consider tile or stone as well. Both are easy to clean and stand up well to heavy foot traffic over time.


When developing a plan for your new kitchen, look no further than Loeck Designs in Lincoln, NE. With more than 35 years of experience, they have all the expertise you need for successful kitchen remodeling and other home improvement projects. Call them today at (402) 450-1500 to schedule a consultation or visit their website to learn more about their offerings.