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The Top 3 Benefits of Renovating Your Kitchen in 2024

Okay, so it’s 2024 – and I know you’ve set some New Year’s resolutions. Is one of them updating that kitchen you’ve been absolutely loathing for the past 5 winters?

During the colder months, we’re stuck inside a lot and we really get a tense reminder of the spaces that we’re not so in love with. A lot of the time, the kitchen becomes the bane of our existence – especially if it’s out dated and just isn’t functional.

A lot of the kitchens in the wartime homes that we live in were not designed out of preference – they were designed out of necessity.

Budgets were low, materials were scarce and everything was built with low to mid-grade quality in mind.

But, the times have changed – society has evolved and our needs are far greater than they ever were before.

The economy has obviously recovered from the time that these homes were built, and people are busier than ever. Nowadays, both mom and dad work, and the time we get to spend together in our homes is minimal.

So, shouldn’t we all be making sure that the time we spend in our kitchen is full of good energy and happy vibes? Afterall, the kitchen is often referred to as the heart of the home.

We think so, and we think you should definitely hear the top 3 benefits of renovating your kitchen in 2024. Here they are:

  1. Improved productivity. It’s no secret that our lives are more chaotic than ever. It feels like everybody is always busy doing something. We have work, and then we have dance lessons, soccer practice and rowing.


Dad plays racket ball and mum goes to her book club every Tuesday. We need to eat, and we can’t order out all the time. So we need to have a kitchen that works for us.

When you renovate your kitchen, you’re able to come up with a custom layout that dramatically improves the pace and efficiency you’re able to cook and clean at.

Everything is exactly where it belongs, and you don’t have to fight with the under stove drawer just to get to the smallest pot and that special pan you love.

  1. Elevated mood. Listen, we’re all human – and if you try to tell me that you don’t like pretty things, I’m going to have to push back a little. Of course you like attractive things!


Beautiful and fresh spaces inspire us to work hard and to live our lives to the fullest. Trust me when I say, those old brown cabinets and laminate countertops are not doing you any favours.

Even if you don’t notice, just ask any designer. The textures, colours and shapes in the rooms that we occupy do affect our mood. Update your kitchen, enjoy the benefits of an elevated mood.

  1. Better for entertaining. We are social creatures! Aren’t you tired of going to Sharon’s place every time you have that dinner after crochet? When you renovate your kitchen, you’ll be excited to show it off to your family and friends.


Entertaining in your own space is always such a joy, and you’ll benefit from having an appropriate space to share with your loved ones when you renovate your kitchen.

A kitchen renovation is a relatively simple update that you can make to your home, and it’s something that SteveBuilt does exceptionally well. We work with homeowners in the Niagara Region – anywhere from Niagara-On-The-Lake, to St. Catharines, Niagara Falls and even Fort Erie.

We make our way around Niagara, improving people’s lives one home at a time, and we hope you can be up next on our list of success stories!

Call to book your kitchen renovation consultation today. We look forward to chatting.

To Your Success, The SteveBuilt Team