Remodeling your kitchen requires taking everything back to basics and thinking about changing the utilization of your kitchen space, especially if you want a space to entertain in and not have to feel tied to your kitchen. Let the design of the kitchen take the work out of the evening through proper design.
Getting the high tech appliances isn't just about getting the best it also is about being water and energy efficient as well as being the most time and space efficient. Looking for faucets and appliances that reflect your taste, look good and have durability as well as being the best available on the market will benefit you and your kitchen with many style available it should complement the look you're hoping to achieve.
Expanding and maximizing your work surfaces and counter space is really important to make your kitchen be as functional and help you when you're entertaining to have the preparation space to do everything you need to do. This is of course achievable when you have a well thought out floor plan to create the best lay out in term of storage and surfaces. This is usually the key to the recreation of any kitchen and can make a huge difference to how the kitchen looks. Its not worth cutting corners here, unless you're a professional yourself, you should employ someone to show you all the modern possibilities within your kitchen.
If you have the room in your kitchen having multiple water sources and sinks is really helpful to separate certain tasks and achieve a functional and hygienic kitchen. This will help when entertaining to have separate areas for cleaning and serving, it also allows more than one person to function in the kitchen.