The number one change we see in re-invented kitchens is an island. Frequently, it includes a cook top, sink and often the dishwasher. It adds traffic flow, convenience and a meeting point for chat and help during cooking. Your new kitchen becomes the focal point of family time, and not just during meal preparation. Sharing a snack at the island becomes an opportunity to grab quality time in your new, quality surroundings.
The major factors affecting the cost of kitchen remodeling is what materials are used in the remodel, and how much of it. DMV Kitchen & Bath has a wide range of deals to help with that. Also, if you are on a budget a good method is to start with the most important element to you and do it a little at a time. That way, you save money and start seeing improvements immediately.