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Kitchen Remodeling & Renovation Project Path

Each remodeling or renovation project needs to follow a critical path. A critical path is the order in which tasks are to be started, based upon:

  • preparatory work required
  • potential to damage the finish of other tasks
  • sequence of measurement
  • order lead times
  • finishing requirements
  • ease of access....etc

 

Kitchen Remodeling Critical Path

The Critical Path in a typcial kitchen remodeling or renovation project is:
  1. Demolition Cabinet - and removal of the old kitchen: 1 day to 1 week
  2. Demolition Structural - walls and removal of debris: 3 days to 1 week
  3. Demolition Flooring - removal of existing flooring to be replaced: 1-3 days
  4. Construction of new structures [if required]
    • Excavation of new foundation: 1 week
    • Pouring new foundation: 1 week
    • Drying: 2-4 weeks
    • Framing new areas: 3-4 weeks
  5. Plumbing and Electrical: 2-3 days
  6. Walls - lining and preparation for finishing: 2-3 weeks
  7. Flooring - installation of new flooring:
    • wood: 3-6 days
    • ceramic: 3-4 days
    • vinyl: 1-2 days
  8. Cabinets -installation of new cabinets: 3 days to 2 weeks
  9. Countertops - Installation of countertops: 2-5 days
  10. Plumbing and Electrical - finishing, appliances and hookups: 3-5 days
  11. Windows and Doors: 2 days to 1 week
  12. Wall Finishing - painting or wall covering: 1 week
  13. Clean up: 1-3 days
  14. Final walkthrough and installation of furniture: 1-2 days
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