Darien IL Kitchen Remodeling



Grace, Comfort, and Refinement in Kitchen Remodeling by Meeder.

Darien IL Kitchen Remodeling 60561

Some of the biggest line items on a kitchen makeover are

  1. Cabinetry (30% of a typical budget)
    $8,000 to $15,000:
    Replacing existing appliances,
    refinishing existing cabinet doors,
    resurfacing existing countertops.
  2. Appliances (15%)
    $25,000 to $50,000:
    Demolishing the kitchen but keeping main appliance and plumbing fixtures in the same location.
    new cabinets
    plumbing fixtures
  3. Countertops (10%)
    $50,000 to $100,000:
    Same as above while also reconfiguring the appliance and plumbing fixtures as well as electrical and HVAC.

How to save money on your kitchen remodeling project

  • Face-lift vs. gut renovation: Avoid replacing cabinets as even a midrange option can run you $3,500 to $5,500.
    Face-lifts should be confined to painting cabinets and updating hardware and lighting.
  • Appliance package: stick with the basics on appliances.
  • Plan ahead: Poor planning that leads to contractors waiting for something like a sink to arrive will send you over budget.

What is the return on investment on a kitchen remodel?  You will get some of that money back when you decide to sell your home, because your home will stand out compared to others with older kitchen designs.

Villa Park Kitchen Remodeling 60181

Villa Park Kitchen Remodeling 60181

Villa Park Kitchen Remodeling 60181

Looking to get the most bang for your buck on a kitchen remodel?

Avoid the biggest budget mistakes.

  1. Changing your mind after the project has started can drive your budget up an average of 10 percent.
  2. Try to spend a little longer on the design and stick to that plan no matter what.
  3. 3D drawings can help you visualize the space before you start your project. Don’t rely on rough sketches.
  4. Do not overpay for high-end materials.
  5. Do not use exotic marble for less expensive, low-maintenance quartz countertops.
  6. You can get the look of hardwood floors for half the price with more durable, porcelain tile that looks like real wood.
  7. Save room in the budget for things like a range hood to keep your kitchen well-ventilated, under-cabinet lighting to ease food preparation, and improved storage, like drawers in the base units.

It’s also important to hire accredited contractors like Meeder, that are experienced at holding down costs on remodeling projects when unexpected problems crop up.

Contact Meeder Design & Remodeling Today for a free in-home or showroom consultation on your Villa Park 60181 Illinois Kitchen Remodeling Project.

Lombard Kitchen Remodeling


Lombard Kitchen Remodeling by Meeder Design & Remodeling

Kitchens are the heart of the home. They are also a great way to boost your home’s resale value.

If you’re looking to update or remodel your kitchen, it dose not have to be a major overhaul.

You will see a bigger return on your investment from a basic kitchen remodel.

  1. Replacing doors and hardware
  2. Install new energy-efficient appliances
  3. Replacing laminate counters
  4. Upgrading your sink and faucet

Your updates don’t have to break the bank especially if you live in Lombard 60148, IL.

Whether you’re looking for a quick change or a complete remodel, Meeder has completed many Lombard kitchen remodeling projects and is available to help with yours today. Call or contact us online to schedule a free consultation in your home or our showroom.

Bathroom Remodel Westchester, IL

Bathroom Remodel Westchester, IL
Bathroom Remodel Westchester, IL

Bathroom Remodel Westchester, IL

Meeder Design & Remodeling offers the same quality craftsmanship for smaller requests as they would for a newly remodeled bathroom.

Westchester residents planning to sell a home within a few months will likely lose some home value if the kitchen or the bathroom are obviously outdated or need repairs.  Meeder has been remodeling master baths and an accompanying secondary bathrooms in many homes throughout Westchester, IL.  Most recently we have been adding modern cabinets, freestanding copper tubs and glass shower stalls in Westchester, IL homes.

Call or contact Meeder today to schedule an appointment for your new bath remodeling project.


60525 La Grange IL Kitchen Remodeling


60525 La Grange IL Kitchen Remodeling

An elegance for easy living with Meeder Kitchen Remodeling.

The top home renovation project for homeowners is their kitchens.

Save Money on a Kitchen Renovation by following these 7 simple steps

1. Make a budget first.

2. Meet with your contractor.

3. Don’t go too trendy.

4. Don’t over-improve.

5. Keep your current footprint.

6. Stick to the plan.

7. Have a plan for meals during the renovation.

Contact Meeder Design and Remodeling online or by phone today to schedule an in-home or showroom appointment with an experienced contractor.

60521 Hinsdale IL Kitchen Remodeling

Hinsdale IL Kitchen Remodeling 60521

Hinsdale Kitchen Remodeling 60521

Evoke the feel of a rich elegance with Meeder Design & Remodeling.

From cabinetry to countertops, take a free online course that walks you through the kitchen remodeling process before you begin remodeling.

“Dream. Plan. Do. – The Inspired Kitchen,” hosted by Scott McGillivray and Jane Lockhart, provides advice and insights from a contractor and a designer’s point of view.

Assisted by Jane Lockhart, a leading Toronto designer, McGillivray teaches us what to expect in your kitchen remodeling project.  They cover planning, designing, and completing a kitchen remodel project from scratch. This includes everything from properly planning to cabinetry, countertops, and lighting.

If you begin a kitchen remodel without knowing what you want to do—even if you work with a contractor, designer, or architect—you’ll get the kitchen they want, not the one you want, says McGillivray, adding, “The more prepared and savvy you are, the less it’s going to cost you.”

The video is available at

Meeder Design and Remodeling offers Cambria counter tops, professionally installed in Hinsdale, Il 60521 kitchens.

Call or contact us online today to schedule a free in-home or showroom appointment.

Western Springs IL Kitchen Remodeling


60558, Western Springs Kitchen Remodeling

Capture the splendor of a relaxed, eloquent charm with Meeder Kitchen Remodeling in Western Springs, IL. 60558

Now is the time for Green improvements to make your kitchen better for the long-term.

  1. Choose materials that are non-toxic.
  2. Make sure the layout can accommodate you as you age.
  3. Upgrade with energy-efficient appliances.
  4. Give us your ideas for remodeling your kitchen.
  5. We will design a space that you will enjoy living in.
  6. We will design your kitchen so that it won’t be outdated soon.
  7. We help you pick materials that are durable and that will last for a long time.

Call or contact us today for the most important tip you need to know before you begin remodeling your kitchen!

Western Springs Bathroom Remodeling


60558 Western Springs Bathroom Remodeling

Let us work our magic!

Meeder Design & Remodeling specializes in custom bathroom remodeling. We are experts with 37 years of experience doing luxurious bathroom remodels in homes throughout the Western suburbs of Chicago. Contact us for a Free In-Home Estimate Today on Your New Bathroom Remodeling Project.

Clarendon Hills Bathroom Remodeling

Clarendon Hills Bathroom Remodeling 60514

Clarendon Hills Bathroom Remodeling 60514

Homeowners are increasing their spending for kitchen and bathroom remodeling projects.

Some new features in Clarendon Hills master bathroom remodeling projects.

  • Built-in lighting
  • Heated backrests
  • Scented mist dispensers
  • Mood lighting
  • Digital controls
  • Built-in sound systems

Meeder Design & Remodeling is the recognized leader in home remodeling in the Western Suburbs of Illinois.

Wheaton Bathroom Remodeling

60187, 60189 Wheaton Bathroom Remodeling

60187, 60189 Wheaton Bathroom Remodeling

Quality Bathroom Remodeling & Construction Throughout Wheaton, Illinois.

Meeder Design and Remodeling has been in the bathroom remodeling business since 1976. We have the experience necessary to get your job done quickly and correctly, without all the hassle and delays that come with less experienced contractors.

High-tech options that are convenient and eco-friendly are available now. You can now have the latest technology at your fingertips by installing a touch-free flush toilet or a shower with a digital temperature display.

  1. Oak or dark brown wood vanities accented with bronze, gold or brushed nickel hardware and fixtures have intricate detailing and timeless looks.
  2. Porcelain and ceramic tile that looks like wood but is also manufactured to feel like wood, yet offers the durability of tile.
  3. Wood is still one of the strongest trends in flooring with designs that accentuate wood graining and texture.
  4. White, off-white and gray bathrooms continue to reign as the most popular colors.
  5. Decorative wall tile in marble or brick to add details and with different streaks of color.
  6. Install a faucet with a designer touch.
  7. Durable laminate, mosaic designs or stone-look porcelain floor tile, in light tans can make the space feel comforting.
  8. Updating the vanity to one that features straight edges and a clean top.
  9. Floating vanities are another option — they are minimal looking and great for storage in a small space.
  10. Charcoal-glazed porcelain is durable and complements most vanities and fixtures when it comes to flooring.
  11. Chrome in updated lighting, faucets and hardware for a clean look.
  12. New countertops or cabinet refacing will give you a fresh look.

Contact Meeder today for a free in-home estimate on your next bath remodeling project.

60187, 60189 Wheaton Bathroom Remodeling