With so many people spending more time at home, and looking for projects which will keep them active, it is likely there will be a DIY boom during lockdown. With many leading DIY and hardware stores re-opening, offering the chance for homeowners to buy equipment and materials, homes across the country will be restyled. Continue reading “DIY Work Is In Demand During Lockdown – Top Tips”
All homeowners should hold an interest in adding value to their home. Even if you don’t intend selling soon, adding value to your house offers comfort and confidence. Of course, if you plan on selling your home fast, it makes sense to make home improvements that attract buyers, add value and make your home stand out from the crowd.
If you plan on staying in your home for many years to come, you can make home improvements that meet your needs. However, if you plan on selling soon, think about what buyers want or need from a home. Improvements that are tailored to the needs of the buyer, while increasing the value of your home, should ensure that you make a smart investment.
Garage door upgrades are affordable and in demand
For a quick impact when improving your home, consider the benefits of upgrading your garage door, if you have one. While having a stylish or appealing garage door is essential for many homeowners, the key reasons to have a garage door is functional. You want a safe and secure garage door that keeps people out while keeping possessions safe.
Also, with an increasing number of people using their garage space as a living area, or connecting their home to the garage space, security is paramount. Upgrading the reliability and robustness of your garage door will have a hugely positive impact on the value of your home, and buyers.
Decking makes sense with home improvements
Anyone who has outdoor space at their home knows the benefits of sitting in the sunshine, enjoying pleasant weather. However, to make the most of great weather, it is critical to have an area that allows people to relax and unwind.
Investing in the decking area is a smart choice, and it should ensure you make the most of your time in the sun, while also adding value to your property. A decking area is the sort of thing buyers look for, and if it differentiates your home from other properties in the area, all the better.
Upgrade the kitchen
With the kitchen being the hub of modern life, there is a great deal to be said for ensuring this room is of the highest standard. You don’t need to overhaul your kitchen completely, but you should add new appliances.
Ensuring your kitchen looks contemporary is a smart way to attract attention. You should also look to maximise space in your kitchen. Adding new storage options improves the appearance and utility of your kitchen, which is sure to draw attention to your house.
Be more energy efficient
Energy efficiency upgrades are vital in making the most of your home. Improving the energy efficiency of your home makes it easier to save money. Whether you intend to sell your home soon or not, this is a great feature to have in your house.
At Williams of Petersfield, we are here to help you make the most of your home. If you want to add value to your house, increasing the likelihood of selling your home, contact us, and we’ll be happy to help.