If you are considering spending some money into home improvements this year, there are a few important things that you should keep in mind. What you will get back on your financial investment will depend on the value of your home, the value of houses in your neighbourhood, the housing market where you reside, how soon you sell your home after the home remodel, and the project’s quality as well.
Home Improvements That Give The Biggest Bang For Your Buck
Kitchen and Baths
A kitchen or bathroom remodel is a sure fire investment as they tend to return more than 100% of the cost. Bathroom and kitchen remodels are the parts in a house where you can tell if money has been spent or not. They are the costliest part of the house in terms of the construction. Plus, they are where the people at home spend most of their time in. So, what should you change when you renovate your kitchen or bathroom? Go conventional. Think of all wood cabinets, stone or natural wood stones, commercial look appliances, as well as stone countertops. Walk-in showers have replaced whirlpool tubs. If you are not planning to relocate in the near future, it is best to spend your money on home improvements Myrtle Beach that you will most enjoy.
Even the most expensive and beautiful kitchen or bathroom will lose their glamor if there is water in your basement when a potential buyer comes to check your house. It is more important to fix those problems first before getting the luxuries. For example, replacing a roof that is already two decades old is more important than a lavish bathroom remodel. The importance of various maintenance issues depends on the geographical location, as well.
If people who drive by your house are not impressed then they are unlikely to walk inside. If you plan to spend money on a property, it is best work on improving the curb appeal of your property. You can add a front porch to draw interest to the exterior of your home. Curb appeal is one of the primary reasons that siding replacement tops the list of the Cost vs. Value Report. Replacement siding is among the top priorities of cost conscious buyers.
Room addition is a good investment especially if you reside in a hot housing market. Everything from increasing the size of your house to the addition of a sunroom, the demand is brought on by homeowners who would like to have more space. Bathroom additions offer the most return and an increasing number of people prefer dedicated rooms for hobbies and crafts.
Bells and Whistles
For a few homeowners, home improvements aren’t about return on investment; it’s just about making their dreams come true. Home theatres for instance, is loved by a lot of home buyers but it is a big investment. It involves wiring speakers into the walls and extensive built in cabinets, along with soundproofing.
Call Keystone General Contracting if you need professional help for your home improvement project.
Keystone General Contracting
Myrtle Beach, SC