What to expect when cabinet installers come? Ripping out? putting new in?
I'm getting new kitchen cabinets, they are coming in tomorrow to rip them out and the next day to put new ones in, i won't get my granite countertops for a few more weeks, will it be really dusty? do they put plywood on top of the cabinets for a makeshift countertop?
Asked By: Falloutgirl - 9/2/2008
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EMPTY THE ROOM... More
Answered By: ksmink19 - 9/2/2008
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Taking the old ones out will be really dusty and dirty, even in the cleanest kitchen , you will be horribly surprised at what is lurking there. Once you got that messy bit out of the way, the rest is a doddle... More
Answered By: Guinevere - 9/2/2008
it depends on the contractor. you tell him what you would like done. this should have been discussed before he started. i would hope he would install a dust shield between the kitchen and any other open rooms. usually all the cabinets are removed at the same time. that means no sink, dishwasher, stove etc, im surprised... More
Answered By: firstname.lastname@example.org - 9/2/2008
If it is coming from a Lowe's or Home Depot contractor you won't get makeshift counter tops. And the reason is that they measure after cabinets are in to measure properly for new counter tops. My sister got new kitchen and it was almost 3 weeks from cabinets to counter tops. She microwaved a lot and was creative in her... More
Answered By: I want a due date! - 9/2/2008
Removal tends to be a messy business - less so if they're just taking the doors off, more if they're taking out the basic framing as well... More
Answered By: dukefenton - 9/2/2008
This depends on your contractor. We typically ask the homeowner to empty out all cabinets, remove curtains,draperies on kitchen sink window. Take everything off of counter... More
Answered By: Tedruski - 9/2/2008
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