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If you are looking to do some home renovations, you will probably be excited about what the future holds. That being said, you may also feel like these uncertain times are stopping you from getting as much done as you’d like. If you want to help yourself to make the best decisions overall, then this is the guide for you.
Shift to Energy-Efficient Alternatives
Nobody really knows what is around the corner, or what state the housing market will be in when the pandemic is over, but one thing is for certain – energy efficiency is here to stay. Buyers are always going to opt for energy-efficient options, and they are also going to try and look for greener properties. If you want your property to be as appealing as possible then you would be better off trying to focus on this as much as you can. If you do, then you will soon find that it is easier than ever to make a profit, if you do decide to sell. If you aren’t quite sure how to make your home more energy-efficient, then focus on roof solar panels or change to LED lighting.
Luxury Vinyl Flooring
So many people are now choosing luxury vinyl flooring over other options because it replicates the hardwood grain look and it gives a lot of character too. Photogravure is used to achieve the finish and the end result is incredibly realistic. The great thing about luxury vinyl flooring is that it costs a fraction of real hardwood and a simple mop is all you need to keep it clean. If you want to get a new floor put down then you’ll be glad to know that this is possible during these times, as it’s very easy to observe social distancing as the workers tend to be confined to one room at a time.
Detail your Kitchen
When people spend a lot of money on a home, they expect to have a nicely done up kitchen. If you don’t want to do too much work, then consider adding some decorative transfers to your kitchen tiles. When you do, you will soon find that it is easier than ever for you to make your space look much more luxurious. This can add value to your home without you having to worry about spending too much.
Knock Down Walls
If you can offer easy access to the kitchen from the living room, or anywhere for that matter, then this will make your room look much more appealing. If you want to do this, you will need to knock down some walls. When you do, you will soon find that you can increase the value, and that you can also make your space more functional. If you want some help with the layout of your home then Scenario Architecture can help.
Replace your Water Heater
If you are able to upgrade your water heater then this will advertise your home as being very low-maintenance. This will escalate the value of your home and it may be the upgrade you need to make your home stand out from the rest.
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