How much will a new KITCHEN cost?

By: Josh Dodd
2 Mar 2019

Short Answer:

The average cost of a kitchen can be anywhere from $10,000 – $20,000 however award winning kitchens can be well over.

Long Answer:


A lot of work goes into a kitchen renovation from designing your perfect look all the way through to renovation completion. The cost of a kitchen can seem quite high however, the kitchen tends to be where all of the action happens and worth while investment into your home.


A basic breakdown of what needs to be paid for in a kitchen renovation looks a lot like this:

Planning Phase

  • Initial Consultation with builder

  • Planning Layout

  • Designing/styling

Building Phase

  • Demolition

  • Rubbish removal

  • Plumbing

  • Gas work

  • Electrical

  • Carpentry

  • Plastering

  • Tiling

  • Caulking

  • Cabinetry

  • Sink, Tap ware

  • Floor coverings

  • Carpentry fit off

  • Plumbing fit off

  • Electrical fit off

  • Painting

  • Builders mark up – Typically 25%

  • GST – 10%

If you would like to start to get a really good idea of how much you will be spending on your kitchen renovation then this may be a great place to start working out how much your bathroom will cost.

Download your PRE-START CHECKLIST here. This template will be a great tool for you to use when planning your kitchen renovation.

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