Tip 1: If you plan on remodeling, start with the kitchen.
This is because if you end up not remodeling anything, the kitchen can become one of the largest returns on investments. Why is that? It is because the kitchen is the social hub of the home. When people come into a home, most of the time spend there is in the kitchen. After all, when you see nice granite countertops, nice custom stained cabinets, and efficient stainless electronics like microwaves and blenders and ovens, you know that you are in an area of money. You know that you can get a nice penny for having a kitchen that is clean, tidy, and extremely modern. Especially if you have an outdated kitchen, your home value will go even higher when you design it and maintain it.
Tip 2: Switch to Solar Energy to Save Money
The minute your home runs on solar power, the electricity bills go down immediately. You do not have to worry about paying much for an electrical generator and will be able to cut down on you water bill by over 50%. After all, we are moving to the solar age, when it will be the norm to have solar panels. In addition, you will be able to attract energy-conscious homebuyers that do not want to spend so much money for energy bills. In addition, you can choose to be in a sunny area where you can save thousands in addition.
Tip 3: Repaint the Exterior Walls
When you choose to refresh the pain of the exterior, you will be able to see an instant return on investment. This is because you will allow your home to have a fresh new look and a fresh new appeal. The last thing you want is to have a home that has chipped walls and looks like it has been used. You want your home to give a fresh sense of new value, so when you choose to get your home done and have it taken care, be sure to have a home that gives a “brand-new” appeal. If anything, allow your home to at least attract homebuyers to the home. Even if the inside does not look as good as you would like it to, having a nice exterior at least gives them the chance to look at the house in the first place. If they do not like the exterior, chances are they will not even walk into the house to see what it has to offer, unless they are investors.
These are just 3 tips that you can use in order to improve your home’s value by thousands of dollars. Even if you apply these improvements to your own home while you are living in them, you can be sure that when you put these improvements in a home that you want to sell, you will get a home that will be worth much more when you do decide to sell.