Determine Your Budget
Aside from everything else, you need to determine what your budget will be for the kitchen remodeling design. There are many factors that need to play a role in this, including the size and scope of the work. If you have a specific budget in mind, you can then select the materials and features for the space that fit within that budget. Some of these jobs can cause thousands of dollars while others can be very affordable. Set your budget first.
Consider the Extent of the Job
You have to think about all of the features you want and the character you want this space to have. However, you also need to consider how extensive you want this job to be. Do you want to rip everything out and start over or are you more interested in conversing what you can to cut costs? This is something to consider based on the current condition of your space as well as your budget.
How Will You Use This Space?
That may seem like a silly question but it is actually one that has a lot of important details in it. Do you sit down for meals with your family here and need space for four or ten? Do you like to have a cup of coffee in the morning peering out the window while sitting at the counter? Do you need a lot of storage space, cooking room or special accommodations for height? These are all factors you need to think about long before you actually start the work of construction this space to fit your needs.