The day is finally here. You have your home all to yourself now that your kids have finally left the coop. Whether you have been waiting for this time to come or dreading this day to happen, you are now an empty nester and you should do something with all the available space. It’s the best time for a home remodel.
You can update your home, tailor the empty spaces to your preferences and increase the value of your home. But before you hire a reliable and experienced design build contractor, here are some empty nester home remodel Myrtle Beach you need to consider.
Home Remodel Ideas
Bigger Master Suite
Now that the kids are gone, you can finally take on a home improvement project. You can start with the master suite that you have always dreamed of. Making the most out of the now empty space, you could make the overall size of the room much bigger. You can also knock out walls if you wish to add a walk in closet. You can even do a bathroom remodel so you can fit in a large tub and a walk in shower. The primary objective here is to make a space where you can recuperate and relax after a tiring day.
Among the most common home remodel project once kids leave the house is to turn an empty space into a guest suite. But, don’t just settle with a simple space. You can design and decorate it according to your preferences.
Open Living Space
You can spend a lot of time entertaining since your children are no longer at home. Open living areas offer the best sightlines, allowing you to entertain large groups of people at home. Now is the perfect time to open your kitchen, living and dining room areas.
You can install a sizable kitchen island, and a bar for more prep space and for additional seating. You can keep the same floors in all of the rooms. If your budget allows it, you may consider updating the aesthetics of the spaces according to your preferences.
Everybody loves a great movie night. You can have your own media space that comes with comfortable seating, soundproofing, advanced sound system, and a huge screen to make your movie nights memorable. Your media room will be the perfect space where you can entertain small and large parties. You can even include a snack area or bar.
Another popular trend among empty nesters are hobby rooms. It’s a good room addition project for empty nesters. An empty house will leave you with more space and a lot of time to invest in the hobbies that you love the most. You can create a music room, a craft room, art room, man cave, or even a library. You can do whatever you want. Now is the perfect time to do home improvements that are tailored to yourself.
Another great home renovation project is to transform an empty room into your home office. It’s a good thing to have a place to go if need to focus or just get away from the stress. A home office is great especially if you are self employed or work at home.
Call Keystone General Contracting if you need the help of a general contractor for your home remodel projects.
Keystone General Contracting
Myrtle Beach, SC