Spec PlanM: Kitchen and Bath

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Spec Plan-M is the separate specification plan for kitchen and bath. These two rooms require the most work for plumbing, lighting and electrical hookup. Do it right!


Page Topics:

  1. about kitchen and bath
  2. getting started
  3. building spec sheet
  4. spec budgeting worksheet
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Spec Plan M: Kitchen and Bath

what you need to do —

Identify type of cabinets, basins, faucets, and appliances:

— deep cabinets along kitchen wall
— two deep sinks
— brand faucet, etc.

  • The kitchen and bath are two of the most important rooms of the home. These are the rooms that have the highest resale value.
  • Cabinets go into both kitchens and bath. They can be purchased pre-fabricated or custom made.
  • Countertops are mostly Formica material. But new varieties are now available that are really attractive.
  • New modern kitchens have an cooking island and room for dual ranges.


Visit our Home Building Showcase for complete information on kitchen/bathroom cabinetry:

view center: kitchen design
view center: bathroom

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Getting Started

Step 1: develop the plan

  • take a completed draft of the spec sheet to your architect or planner, who will can customize a building plan or revise an existing plan that meets your specs.
  • use your spec sheet and floor plan to bid the construction project to contractors


Step 2: get required building permits


Step 3: find pre-screened contractors and other service providers

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Get Some Professional Help

Sample Kitchen and Bath
Use this quick search to find customer-rated kitchen and bath contractors.