How to Build a Remodeling Inspiration Board

Have you ever wished you could transform your space but just couldn’t quite visualize how you want it to look? A remodeling inspiration board might be just the solution! This blog post explain how you can create one and how it can help you and your chosen interior remodeling team work together more effectively.

Creating a Remodeling Inspiration Board: A Step-by-Step Guide

Here’s how you can create an inspiration board that will serve as your guide to designing the living space you’ve been dreaming of.

  • Starting the Inspiration Board. Creating a remodeling inspiration board can be as fun and simple as you make it. First things first, select a platform. Whether you fancy old-school cut-outs and a poster board or prefer digital platforms like Pinterest, choose which one is easy for you to navigate.
  • Gathering Inspiration. Look everywhere for inspiration — magazines, websites, TV shows and even your favorite café could spark an idea. The more variety, the better. Start collecting pictures, swatches or links to items that resonate with your vision. Remember, at this stage, anything goes, and it will help you obtain an accurate kitchen estimate along with other rough costs.
  • Refining the Inspiration Board. Once you’ve gathered plenty, it’s time to let your inspiration board take shape. Refine your selections and start organizing them in a way that tells your remodeling story. Discard items that don’t fit your vision and identify patterns that emerge. The goal here is to create a cohesive story that defines your remodeling inspiration.

How Your Inspiration Board Helps in the Remodeling Process

Your remodeling project can be easier to navigate with your inspiration board on hand. These include:

  • Better Communication With Contractors. After you’re done searching online for a “contractor near me” and you’ve decided which remodeling company to work with, it’s time to communicate your vision. A remodeling inspiration board will enable you to express your vision to your contractor more effectively. No more struggling to put ideas into words!
  • Budgeting and Planning. An inspiration board also plays a significant role in budgeting and planning. It can guide you in asking for a kitchen quote, helping you understand what elements could fit within your budget. It’s an excellent way to align your expectations with reality and make more informed decisions throughout the process.

Let’s Start a Conversation!

Ready to bring your inspiration board to life? Call us at DreamMaker Bath & Kitchen of St. Louis Park at (952) 522-3008 or fill out this contact form today. We serve homeowners in Dayton, Eden Prairie, Minnetonka, Bloomington and St. Paul. We can’t wait to help you create the home you’ve always dreamed of!

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