When you need a kitchen restoration, it is usually because there has been a fire or another disaster in the home. This type of deep remodel may be needed as a remedy for a kitchen that has not had anything done to it for a number of years. Decisions about what should be done need o be considered carefully to rebuild and make it better than it was.
Some of the walls and certainly parts of those walls may have to be removed. Some of that damage may have simply been the infestation of molds or mildews. This is dangerous work and the personnel involved will need the training and personal safety gear needed for this. Many jurisdictions will have specific procedures to be followed.
A lot of debris will be generated during this type of work. Flooring and counters will be pulled up and a dumpster will probably be the best way to dispose of this. The counters and cabinets being pulled out may be able to be reused, however, they should be inspected for this purpose.
If it was a fire that caused the need for this project, the smoke and grease carried by it will have gotten into everything. It may have gotten out into the rest of the house as well. This gaseous material will have to be cleaned off of all surfaces that remain after any deconstruction has been done. This, alone, is a project that can overwhelm any do it yourself person.
The actual work of putting the room together after any demolition has been accomplished will need to be conducted by personnel trained and experienced in this type of work. Many companies that do this will have a few recommendations to bring to your attention. Your ideas, gathered from your fertile mind and from magazines, will also come to bare.
A remodeling company will be the best idea going into this job. They have been involved in these for quite some time and they know all of the necessary permits that will need to be obtained. They will offer references as to some of their previous work and that quality should be checked, in person. Often they will have a computer program that will show any construction done and how it will look, real time.
New windows as well as the tearing out of a wall or two, combined with a new central island may be the best way to recovery from this situation. Additional tiling may be in order and the inclusion of a fire extinguisher may be appropriate. The proper building materials and access to all areas for sanitary cleaning will also help going forward.
The idea behind any kitchen restoration is to make sure it has all of things that you want it to have when you are done. There is always something that will make your life a lot easier if it were available to you. Do not go into this project with the idea that you are just going to replace everything the way it was unless it was perfect before.