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How Long Does a Kitchen Remodel Take in UK

How Long Does a Kitchen Remodel Take in UK

The average kitchen remodel can take anywhere from 3 to 12 weeks to complete, depending on the size of the kitchen, and whether or not there are any complications as the remodel progresses. You may have been thinking about renovating your kitchen for ages and you can’t wait to get started, but there’s just one problem: you don’t know how long a kitchen remodel generally lasts.

So, you’re thinking of remodeling your kitchen but are wondering how long it should take to complete the project. Well, the first thing you should do is spend some time planning and get a few quotes from contractors. You’ll need to decide what exactly you want to have done in your kitchen and it also helps if you have a clear idea of what your budget is so that you can give it to the contractor during the quote process.

Removing old kitchen

The first step in a kitchen remodel is to remove all the existing kitchen units and appliances, leaving only the shell of the room. This is a good time to check for any structural damage, such as dry rot or damp, which may need to be repaired before you begin work on the new kitchen.

You can hire a skip for this stage of the project to make disposing of your old kitchen easier. We recommend that you find a skip firm who will take away all waste including electrical items, as these are difficult to dispose of in other ways. You can also ask if they will remove an old gas or electric cooker, but this may cost extra.We know this stage can be difficult but by removing your old kitchen it will give you a clean blank canvas to work with.

Delivering kitchen to your home

Kitchen remodeling is a popular home improvement project in the UK. Remodeling a kitchen involves a lot of work and it can be done by people who have the skills and experience in this field. It requires planning, work schedule and budget. Homeowners should also consider the appliances, design and style they want for their kitchen.

The average cost of remodeling a kitchen depends on the size of the space, the quality of materials, and whether or not that layout changes. Before you start your renovation project, you should create an effective plan. You can hire an architect to help you with this stage. They will assess your needs and develop an estimate for the entire project including labor costs.You should compare multiple estimates to choose the best option for your budget.

Planning the room

It is important to plan your new kitchen carefully. It will be the place in your home you spend a lot of time in, so it’s important to get it right.The size and shape of the room will determine where things can go. For example, you may want a dishwasher, but there may not be room for one if the sink is near a corner. Measure the room and write all the measurements down on paper.

Draw a floor plan. This can be as simple as drawing a rectangle and labelling where things are going to go, or it can be an elaborate 3D model that includes cupboards and appliances. You can use software to do this or simply draw it by hand on paper. You will need an accurate floor plan when you get quotes for the work so that all companies have the same information to price from.

Installing new Kitchen

To prepare for the installation of your new kitchen, you will need to make sure that your kitchen is cleared of all its contents. If you have a large kitchen then we recommend that you pack away as much as possible; if you have a smaller kitchen, then you may wish to move items into an adjoining room or garage.We will advise in advance of installation whether we need to disconnect any appliances and turn off utilities, so please bear this in mind when arranging for the installation.

In most cases, your old kitchen units will be removed and taken away by our team during the first day. It is normal during this process for some plaster dust to be caused, so please ensure that all items are covered with suitable protection.

Disposing of the old kitchen

There are a number of ways to get rid of your old kitchen and the extent of work required will vary depending on the size of your kitchen and how much you want to do yourself.If you are removing the entire kitchen, it is quite a labor-intensive task and you will need to book a skip to dispose of all the waste materials, which can be done through us as part of your project pricing or through your local authority.

 A 2–3-meter skip will often suffice for most kitchens. If you have an integrated fridge, freezer or washing machine in your existing kitchen you may also need to remove this first. You may also want to store these appliances in another room if they are still in good working order until your new kitchen is installed.


It takes 15-20 days to complete a basic kitchen remodel in UK Though the process of kitchen remodeling in UK is not an easy task, it can be done successfully if proper planning and timing are done accordingly. The task needs to be started with proper planning and there should be a minimum amount of interference from other work projects.

The flow of work must be arranged accordingly so that all the activities can be completed within the required time. After all, a kitchen is one of the most crucial parts of the house which has highest daily happenings and to keep it organized and clean makes us a responsible citizen.