Increase Overall Livability and Comfort
Of course, the top reason you may consider home renovation is increasing livability and comfort in your house. Everyone wants to feel safe and comfortable at home. The best home remodeling improves the house’s level of comfort and functionality. For example, a well-done bathroom remodel will create a refuge for relaxation and privacy. A kitchen remodel makes your cooking process a lot easier and even more fun. And a dining or living room area remodel provides a family time zone that brings the whole family closer. Even by merely rearranging layouts and fixtures, your cramped house can become much easier to move around and create a drastically improved space.
Lower Your Energy Bills
Did you know that a house remodel can pay for itself in the long run? By simply replacing drafty windows and doors with well-insulated ones, you will save money each month on your electric bills for years. To increase your home’s efficiency, another great way is to replace your hot water heater. On top of that, at the end of the year these two remodeling ideas can be used as a tax credit, which means the remodeling project may lead to cash savings that equal or exceed how much you spent on it.
Boost Resale Value
After your home renovation, you may love your house so much that you don’t want to move anywhere else ever again. However, you never know what the future might hold and if you decide to move, getting the best return on your investment can be the deciding factor. This is why one of the best reasons to start a home renovation project is that you can increase the value of your home and boost its selling potential. Home renovation is surely a good investment, as its potential gains can outweigh the initial money you put into your remodeling project. For example, bathroom renovations can easily add an extra $3500 to the price of your home, which means it recoups 80% to 90% of their costs in home value. In short, you’ll not only have an improved and more enjoyable living space, but get even more money back when it’s time to sell.
eXp Realty—The Results Team—is ready to help you buy or sell your home! Stop on by our location at 2623 N. Walnut St, Bloomington, IN 47404. Or call us at: (812)822-2746.