Your a cabinet first guy huh? me too. It just seems more efficient that way. I also like to paint/cut around cabinetsDaVinciRemodel said:I assume you’re not talking about a new home and/or an addition. If you are, you missed a lot of trades (excavation, foundation, roofing, mason/stucco…. Here’s our priority scheduling for a kitchen remodel: 1. General services (dust protect, set-up & lay-out) 2. Demo 3. Frame 4. HVAC 5. Plumbing - rough 6. Electrical – rough 7. Rough inspections 8. Insulation 9. Insulation inspections 10. Wall & ceiling coverings – Drywall 11. Screw Inspections 12. Paint (prime & first coat walls/ceiling) 13. Drywall – final touch-up 14. Flooring (hardwood or tile) hardwood installed sanded and apply 2 coats. 15. Cabinets - rough 16. Countertops 17. Wall coverings – tile 18. Plumbing – final 19. Electrical - final 20. Flooring – hardwood – screen and final 21. Cabinets – final (hang doors, panels and toe-kicks)(includes knobs/pulls/cups) 22. Millwork & trim – final 23. Paint – complete all trims and millwork and second coat walls and ceiling 24. Carpet (if any – probably not in a kitchen remodel – but if necessary before final paint) 25. Cabinet crown (if any) and client walk-through 26. Paint – touch-up trims after carpet F’s them up and install electrical cover plates and recessed trims that the electrician left for them 27. Clean and haul 28. Cert inspections – final 29. Collect final check – final 30. I’m out-a-there. Just FYI, I haven’t installed shoe molding since I was a rookie – 24 years ago. If it’s an RRP job add about 10 steps to the above.