So, you’re considering remodeling your home. You are not alone. In 2013, a survey done by Houzz found that 84% of participants were planning to remodel or redecorate, 40% were planning to put on an addition and/or remodel and 10% were in the process of building a new, customized house. Where do they get inspired? Where do they get their remodeling ideas?
Whether you are looking for a whole home renovation or just want to update a few rooms, design and build companies can be great resources for remodeling ideas. The home remodeling process can also be long and challenging, design and build contractors can help guide you through and help you make decisions that will make your home more comfortable for you now and easier to sell later. Whether you go big of small, most home renovations will add to the value of your home.
Remodeling Your Bathrooms
This the most popular home renovation project. The National Association of Home Buiders report that 78% of their work in on bathroom remodeling. It has an average return on investment (ROI) of 63.6%. An interior designer architect can provide you with a host of bathroom remodeling ideas. Whether you are dealing with a small space or a larger one, there are tons of ways to change the look and feel of a bathroom. You can look around on your own, on the internet or watch HGTV but getting help from an expert can really help.
This is the second most popular project for home improvement; 69% of people who remodeled their home included their kitchen in that project. More over, about four out of every 10 dollars spent on home improvement is spent in the kitchen. These renovations don’t have to be huge, small improvements can incur a 73% ROI. It makes sense that people want to remodel their kitchens, they are often considered the heart of the home. For people who like to entertain, adding new appliances and maybe an island can increase its functionality and make it a more fun place to hang out. What party doesn’t end up in the kitchen?
Don’t Forget the Attic!
Turning your unused attic into a bedroom will add value to your home. It won’t cost much but the ROI will be at least 70.4%. They can be a lot of fun to do because they are usually a little unique already.
Add a Deck or Patio
There is no question either will add value to your home. Whether you opt for a deck or patio can provide a 72% ROI. They are both very versatile, come in a wide variety of shapes and sizes and can be customized to match any taste or decor. Their popularity only continues to grow as people see the value and enjoy entertaining outdoors. They can change the look and feel of a home in a great way. Some people will install a fire pit to extend the time they can use the deck or patio well into the fall or winter months.