Are you thinking about selling your home? Then, you should consider some upgrades that can increase the value of your home considerably, while being relatively inexpensive. With only a little investment, you can focus on the things that can make your home more valuable on the long run. Just don’t try and do everything on your own, or you might end up regretting it.
A new walkway
Replace your old walkway or add one if you don’t already have it. Walkways give the feeling of a welcoming home for guests or for potential buyers. Not to mention that it also makes your front yard look much nicer. Choose a pathway that matches the style of your home.
If you don’t have a pathway yet and mud has become a real problem, then it’s time to do it. You can choose from various materials and it’s not a difficult remodeling project. You can opt for stone pathways, granite, marble, concrete or brick, but there are also “greener” alternatives you want a more natural look.
Install a new front door
The front door is constantly exposed to the elements, which means that it’s not a bad idea to replace it. If the front door is in a good shape, a fresh coat of paint will make it look much better.
The front door is the most exposed part of the house, it’s visible to all those who pass in front of the house, not just for those who visit it. Therefore, it is said to represent the business card of the entire house and reveals part of the personal preferences of those who live there. It’s extremely important that the front door stands out by certain aesthetic features because otherwise it can easily lose itself in all the other exterior elements.
Being the first and last thing your guests see, the front door deserves to have a special design. In addition to design, it’s mandatory to ensure the safety and comfort of your home. So if you want to replace your old front door, you have to think of it not just as a fad decorative, but as an important investment.
New tile flooring
Kitchens and bathrooms are frequently the deciding factor when it comes to buying a new home. New tile floors upgrade the look of those rooms, as they are not just something nice to look at, but they are also durable and easy to maintain.
Probably the most common question that arises when planning the renovation of the house is do you buy ceramic tiles? From where? What color? What model? Choosing tiles is a difficult task and requires a major effort because once you have new tile flooring; you have it for a ling period of time. The tiles should blend harmoniously into the design of the whole house, to complement the wallpaper and to add value to the entire aesthetic of the home.
Replace old toilets
If you have some extra money and you want to improve your home, you tend to gravitate towards furniture and expensive accessories. However, upgrading often overlooked utility items should be your priority. A new toilet can change the entire aspect of your bathroom. It makes it look “cleaner” and it seems like you just renovated your entire bathroom. Plus, for potential buyers, an upgrade like this would be much more appreciated, since you won’t be taking it with you when you move, like you do with all your furniture (at least in most cases).
Upgrade the fixtures
Nothing makes a look appear more put together like new hardware. New handles and pulls can change the entire look of your kitchen or bathroom cabinets and light fixtures can bring a modern look even into old homes.
You don’t have to refurnish your entire home, just makes a few upgrades where it’s necessary and all the items will look brand new again.
If you want to remodel your home by making small upgrades or if you want to add a fresh look to your entire house, don’t hesitate to contact Good Deal Remodeling. Our experienced team is able to provide high quality services for interior and exterior home remodeling projects in Philadelphia and in the Philadelphia area.