This gives you 100 square feet of space to play around with. use this 10×10 measurement, they’re giving everyone a common ground to start estimating costs.
Material Quality: Are you going for laminate countertops or gorgeous marble? Do you want stock cabinets or are you dreaming of custom woodwork?
Unless you’re a DIY wizard, you’re probably hiring professionals to handle at least some of the work. Geographical Location plays an important role.
Budgeting: Where to begin A good rule of thumb is to allocate – 40-50% for Labor – 40-50% for Materials – 10% for Permits and other unforeseen expenses
Materials Cost Breakdown Kitchen Countertops: Laminate : Most Affordable. $10 to $40 per square foot. Butcher Block:$30 to $100 per square foot.