There to help you with everything, from the big decisions like layout and budget considerations to the little details such as backsplash choices and hardware, the right kitchen designer can quickly take you from overwhelmed to overjoyed. But how do you know you're picking the perfect person for your project? As it turns out, selecting a kitchen designer isn't that difficult as long as you're willing to spend the time required to fairly and efficiently evaluate candidates based on a set of criteria. The following tips will help make the process streamlined and smooth, paving the way (fingers crossed!) for an equally easy kitchen remodel.