FAQs

FAQs

Can I consider a makeover?

If your kitchen is working order but could look a whole lot better, absolutely! Most kitchens are suitable for a makeover since the materials used to build it are still in good shape. Kitchens between 10 and 30 years old seem to be the best candidates for a makeover.

Do I have to have my whole makeover all at once?

While rejuvenating your kitchen fittings by making over the cabinets, bench top and splash back at the same time has the most dramatic effect ... they do not have to happen at the same time. We are always keen to work with you to fit within your budget, and have had many clients choose to make over their kitchen in separate steps.

What if I haven’t got a colour in mind?

Not to worry! We have colour charts that you can select from or you can bring in your own colour sample for us to match. We're happy to share our experience and knowledge to help you select just the right colour and finish.

How much does a kitchen makeover cost?

Pricing naturally depends on the scope of work involved. No two kitchens are the same however GST inclusive indicative costs for an average size kitchen are as follows:

Professional Lacquering from $3,300 

Engineered Stone Bench Top from $3,500 

Laminate bench top from $2,000

Glass Splash Back from $550

Minor Alterations & Additions from $500

Sinks - From $259 

Handles - From $15 each ... and a Full Kitchen Makeover from $7,000

How long does a kitchen makeover take?

Kitchenmakeover.co.nz works with you and uses its proven 5-step method to ensure your makeover is everything you hope for. Because every kitchen is different … condition, layout and size … the time a makeover takes may vary. An average-sized kitchen is usually completed and re-installed in 10 working days (for lacquer), and work can often start shortly after quote acceptance.

Do I lose the use of my kitchen?

Absolutely not! You can use your kitchen while your makeover is in progress. Your drawers, cabinets and pantry will have been emptied for lacquering however we do not have to disconnect your appliances or sink. If you select to have us replace your bench top you will have full use of your existing bench top until the day we install the new one.

Is there any warranty?

We only use first-rate bench-top and splash back products that meet our expectations of quality, durability and value - and each carries a 10-year manufacturer’s warranty so that you end up satisfied with your makeover for years to come. Our workmanship is guaranteed for 5 years.

Do I have to wait to use my kitchen after a makeover?

You can use your kitchen as soon as we complete re-installing your lacquered kitchen.

Have more questions or want to book a free no-obligation visit?

Call us on 0800 48 77 48 or email us using our Contact page.