Remodeling a kitchen is an easy way to improve a home’s flow and functionality. Done by the right contractor, a kitchen remodel can also raise a home’s resale value. However exciting a kitchen remodel is, there are many factors to consider: your budget, your ideal kitchen style, layouts, and who to hire for the job. This article lists the top kitchen remodeling contractors in the “Magic City” of Miami.
Most of these firms specialize in Italian kitchen designs, but also boast portfolios that showcase their flexibility in terms of style and client budget. The firms were chosen and ranked based on their awards, portfolios, and recognition in local and national media.
15) Kitchen Solvers Miami
1925 Brickell Ave. #1106, Miami, FL 33129
Kitchen Solvers Miami is a full-service kitchen remodeling company that specializes in custom cabinetry and cabinet refacing. It offers a client-centric delivery method, with designers working closely with clients to bring their personality to life in their new kitchen. The company’s portfolio highlights its expertise in the Transitional, Modern, and Contemporary styles.
Among the firm’s most notable kitchen updates is a two-toned, Transitional kitchen. The firm installed new maple, mission-style drawers to allow efficient organization. The base cabinets were done with stone finishes, while the upper cabinets were done with boulder finishes. The kitchen was also treated with elegant quartz countertops and glass subway tiles for the backsplash.
14) Kool Renovations
4346 SW 74 Ave., Miami, FL 33155
Kool Renovations was founded by Frank Rodriguez in 2005. Since its opening, it has been offering full-service renovations and design services across Miami and its surrounding areas. The company also offers sustainable building practices. As a result, its portfolio is rich with elegant modern and minimalist kitchens.
One of the firm’s most notable works is the renovation of a condominium unit, which involved remodeling the kitchen. White shaker cabinets with modern hardware were installed to provide ample storage space for the homeowners. The wide kitchen island was inserted to function as a prep space and focal point of the area, and the island was coated with a concrete finish to complement the gray backsplash over the sink area.
13) Intelligent Construction
Website | 305-4440-9102 | 2665 S Bayshore Dr. Suite #420, Miami, FL 33133
Intelligent Construction is a boutique construction and remodeling firm that serves upscale neighborhoods in South Florida. Founded by Jorge Pinto and Xavier Hernandez, the firm benefits from the founders’ 50 years of combined experience in the construction industry. With a team of high-end designers, the firm offers luxury custom home building and renovation of residences and condominium units.
One of the firm’s most notable projects is the refurbishment of a Fisher Island condominium kitchen into a Contemporary, open-concept kitchen. The space features an undermount sink; white, flat-panel cabinetry; and a kitchen island with a black marble finish that matches the backsplash.
12) Sanoma Kitchen and Bath
5179 S University Dr., Davie, FL 33328
Sanoma Kitchen and Bath was founded by the Israeli design duo, Gil and Rachel Barnea. Together, they opened a showroom in Davie, which showcases Sanoma’s capabilities as a supplier and custom kitchen and bath remodeler. The firm is a licensed general contractor and is able to work on projects in various different styles and with any budget.
In one of its projects, the firm implemented a smooth mix of Traditional and Contemporary design elements to create a functional and stylish Transitional kitchen. Sticking to a fairly monochromatic color palette, the traditional white cabinets are complemented by the modish gray and white tile backsplash. Adding to the kitchen’s sophistication are the aluminum fixtures, which match the refrigerator and wine cooler’s finishes.
11) Unique Construction
2879 SW 69 Ct., Miami, FL 33155
Founded in 2011, Unique Construction is a general construction company that specializes in interior remodeling. Despite being a relatively new construction firm, Unique Construction has secured contracts with schools and hospitals in Miami. The firm’s portfolio showcases its ability to work on diverse design styles across a spectrum of budgets.
Among the firm’s recent works is a kitchen remodel in South Miami. To make the room look more spacious, Unique Construction removed the old peninsula cabinets, which divided the room, and installed new cabinets that reached ceiling level. The firm also implemented an all-white motif, which was made even more luxurious by the use of different textures and finishes. The quartz countertops were visually enhanced by the addition of white stainless steel and glass tiles. The off-white cabinets were also treated with a textured finish, which gave the kitchen an updated, Italian aesthetic.
10) Yamini Kitchens and More
3232 Coral Way, Miami, FL 33145
Yamini Kitchens and More is a family-owned business that offers custom cabinetry, installation, and full kitchen remodeling. Since 2001, the firm has been working closely with clients to update old kitchens into stylish spaces that feature Italian cabinetry. Yamini has partnered with several global kitchenware brands to offer sophisticated design options throughout South Florida and has been featured on CBS MIami and in Business of Home.
Driven mainly by Italian design, Yamini usually includes natural-looking finishes, such as stone, steel, and wood, into its projects. The firm’s portfolio highlights Yamini’s ability to design and install kitchen systems in a variety of styles—from Modern to Traditional— without sacrificing functionality.
7442 SW 48th St., Miami, FL 33155
Serving Miami for more than nine years, Habify is a kitchen remodeling contractor that focuses on designing and building practical, healthy, and energy-efficient kitchen spaces for homeowners. The firm was founded by Christopher Block and Buck Reilly, who are both architecture graduates with strong backgrounds in real estate development. With this duo at the helm, the company is an active member of the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA) and the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI).
One of the firm’s most noteworthy projects is the Contemporary remodel of a North Miami kitchen. Previously, the room featured outdated cabinetry and finishes and was underlit. To improve the space, the firm installed light-colored floor tiles and removed the dark backsplash, which was replaced with white paint to complement the walnut finish over the flat-panel cabinets. The kitchen island was also updated with a gray quartz surface and under cabinet lighting.
8) Newman Construction
2079 NE 155th St., North Miami Beach, FL 33162
Serving South Florida for more than seven years, Newman Construction specializes in new construction and remodeling for residential and commercial projects. The company’s portfolio showcases its previous work in exclusive Miami neighborhoods, including South Beach and Bal Harbour. The firm’s specialty in luxury design has also opened opportunities for boutique hotel renovations and has secured Newman Construction a spot on Luxe Magazine’s Gold List. The firm has also received the Hallandale Beach Beautification Incentive Award for a 2016 project.
One of the firm’s most notable projects is a full Contemporary remodel of the “Sky Penthouse.” The kitchen exudes functionality and style through the white marble flooring with gray veins, which match the backsplash. The gray and white granite kitchen island stands in contrast to the flooring, while offering ample prep space for the homeowners. Newman Construction also included a white media wall adjacent to the mahogany, flat-panel cabinets.
7) KabCo Kitchens
10990 Biscayne Blvd. Unit #16, Miami, FL 33161
For more than 12 years, KabCo Kitchens has been remodeling kitchens throughout the Miami-Dade and Broward Counties. The firm specializes in high-end renovations, ranging from simple kitchen updates to whole-home revamping, and works on single-family homes, townhomes, and even rentals. KabCo’s expertise was recognized with Showplace Wood Products’ President’s Club Award in 2017.
Recently, the firm worked on a Transitional, open-concept kitchen. The project features all-white shaker cabinets with under cabinet lighting. Its kitchen island also follows the monochrome motif with a custom shaker cabinet base and a white marble countertop. This is accentuated by the warm wood flooring and globe pendant lights, which also function as the kitchen’s conversation piece.
6) Schachne Architects + Builders
10101 SW 40th St., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33328
Schachne Architects + Builders is an award-winning, architect-led architecture, interior design, and construction company that has been in business for more than two decades. It specializes in custom home building, additions, and remodeling and offers commercial office design. In 2018, the firm was recognized nationally in Qualified Remodeler’s National Master Design Awards. The firm also won a Chrysalis Award from the NARI in the same year.
Among the firm’s best work is the remodel of a Modern, compact kitchen. The simple kitchen was finished with contrasting walnut cabinets and peninsula cabinets with a marble countertop. A clean, white subway tile backsplash over the cooktop was added to create a sense of modernity.
5) Kitchen Designs and More
2322 Weston Rd., Weston, FL
Kitchen Designs and More is an award-winning remodeling firm that was founded by Eliott Landman, who began his career in design at 21, right after graduating from The Fashion Institute of Technology in Manhattan. Landman opened his own design studio and found his niche in designing and building custom cabinetry. Today, he is recognized as a cabinetry expert, as he has served celebrity clients and worked as a consultant for international cabinet manufacturers.
Focusing on kitchen and bath remodeling, Landman established Kitchen Designs and More in 2004. The firm specializes in Contemporary, Traditional, and Transitional kitchen styles. Among its best projects is a Contemporary kitchen remodel that features white shaker cabinets, long pendant lights, and a kitchen island that functions as a prep space and informal dining area.
4) MV Group
1200 Brickell Ave. Suite #600, Miami, FL 33131
Founded by full-fledged entrepreneur, Manny Varas, MV Group offers full-service construction throughout South Florida. Varas has grown the company into one of the state’s most veritable construction firms, having served high-profile clients like celebrated film director Michael Bay and hip hop star Lil Wayne. The firm was also behind the construction of tech mogul Sean Wolfington’s company headquarters, which was valued at a whopping $7 million.
The firm’s work has been featured in several real estate and design-oriented media sites, including The Real Deal and Indulge Magazine. Among its attention-grabbing projects is the designer-ready remodel of a home in Brickell. The project involved redoing the floors, which MV Group replaced with European Oak flooring. The firm also installed a kitchen island, which doubles as a prep space and informal dining area. A unique, abstract pendant light hangs over the island, standing out as the kitchen’s visual centerpiece.
3) Boudreaux Design Studio
117 NE 1 Ave., Miami, FL 33132
Jessica Boudreaux established Boudreaux Design Studio in 2007 after several years of work experience with established architects and designers in the remodeling industry. With two bachelor’s degrees in Fine Arts and Interior Design, Boudreaux is able to revamp spaces in her refined style, which is marked by the influence of art, nature, and different cultures.
Due to Boudreaux’s clearly defined style and strong work ethic, her design studio quickly stood out among professional remodelers in Miami. The studio has been featured at the Home Design and Remodeling Show and has appeared in Design Bureau, Dwell, and Modern Luxury.
Boudreaux Design Studio is behind the Mid-Century remodel of a 1990s townhome in Meridian Place. The kitchen showcases handmade, white ceramic tiles, which are used as a backsplash. The textured tile contrasts with the cream Italian cabinetry, which was finished in high-gloss lacquer.
2) Allied Kitchen and Bath
616 W Oakland Park Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311
Founded by brothers Bill and Joe Feinberg in 1984, Allied Kitchen and Bath is one of Florida’s prime general contracting firms that offers highly personalized remodeling services. The firm also actively participates in prestigious organizations, such as the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID), the International Furnishings and Design Association, and the NKBA.
Under the Feinberg brothers’ leadership, the firm has been featured in national media, such as the Wall Street Journal, Fox News, and Business of Home. It also won the 2012 ASID Best Showroom of the Year award and the 2013 Great Fort Lauderdale Best Small Business of the Year award.
In 2017, the firm revamped a kitchen by replacing the old finishes with fine custom cabinetry, kitchen islands with marble surfaces, and high-quality dovetail drawers with soft-close hinges. The modern look is emphasized in the stark contrast between the faux elmwood and clean white paint. Pendant lights over the kitchen island fill the room with warm light in the evening, while mornings and afternoons welcome natural light through the expansive windows and skylight.
4141 NE 2nd Ave. Suite #104, Miami, FL 33137
Since opening in 2002, Hausscape has been offering turnkey design, development, and architectural services throughout Miami. The firm has established itself as one of the Magic City’s best kitchen remodelers through its expert use of the world’s finest kitchenware, modern design technology, and sustainable building practices. The company’s portfolio is rich with luxurious kitchen remodels in Miami’s exclusive neighborhoods.
Led by Luis and Laura Bebchik, the firm benefits from the duo’s decades of combined experience in the design industry. With specialties in designing and building high-end kitchens, the duo paved the way to the company’s partnerships with luxury kitchenware brands, including Valcucine, Leicht, and Artcraft. The firm is also a member of the prestigious NKBA, from which Hausscape has won multiple design awards.
Among the company’s award-winning kitchen remodels is the modern revamp of a traditionally designed kitchen in the exclusive Fisher Island condo community of Miami. Hausscape updated the space through a minimalist design that is anchored on light colors and beige limestone flooring. The team replaced the U-shaped layout with a kitchen island, which creates a flexible and utilitarian space for the homeowners. To keep the kitchen from looking drab, Hausscape created variety by using different finishes. The firm incorporated gray quartz on the walls, matte finishing on the island, high-gloss lacquer on the cabinetry, and Venetian stucco on the ceiling. This remodel stood out in 2014, as it won the top prize in the Sub-Zero Group’s Kitchen Design Contest.