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What Can a Course of Timely Renovations Do for Your Home?

What Can a Course of Timely Renovations Do for Your Home?

Are you considering the sale of your home? Or are you just looking to improve its value in order to keep up with your neighbors? Whatever your reason may be, it's never a bad idea to consider making a course of timely renovations to your home. These are the much needed repairs that can add a considerable amount of value to your home. Whether you are selling or biding your time, they are well worth making.

The main question may well be where to begin. There are many ways that you can adopt to reach this desired goal. Before you begin, you should first make sure to ascertain just where repairs are most needed, as well as how much they will cost. You should also find out just how much each repair may add in value to your home. Once you add up all of these potential costs, you'll have a much clearer picture of how to proceed.

 

You May as Well Begin Right at the Beginning: Your Front Lawn

Where are you going to start making these much needed renovations? You may as well start with the area that a potential home buyer or property appraiser is bound to notice first. The second they get out of their car, they're going to notice the condition of your pavement, driveway, and garden path. All of these areas should be in top notch condition.

Of course, as they exit their vehicle, they're also going to notice the condition of your front lawn. If it needs a mow and a trim, now is the time to see to it. While you're at it, clean out those gutters. They're probably clogged up and draining murky water, dead leaves, and other debris all over the place. The last thing a visitor needs to feast their eyes on is a stinky, clutter laden lawn.

 

Your Kitchen and Bathroom Are Areas That May Require Your Attention

There are plenty of other areas in your home that will quickly catch the eye of a visitor. The state of your kitchen should be as close to top notch as possible. This means that all of the sinks and fixtures should be sparkling clean and in good condition. Replace anything that looks rusty or leaks, whether it's a faucet, sink, or tub. You want to give a visitor the maximum positive first impression.

While you're at it, it may well be time for you to do something about the state of your walls. If the paint is peeling or fading, give it a fresh new coat. If the wallpaper was last fashionable in 1972, get a new style that fits in with the general look and feel of the property. Not only will you add resale value to your home, but you will also move more into line with the current fashions in home décor.

 

Your Home Will Soon Look and Feel Like a Million Dollars

There are many reasons for you to consider making a series of renovations to your home. You may want to offload your present property so that you can make the move to a bigger and better location. Or you may want to add as much value to your home as possible in order to make it a leading feature of your investment portfolio.

 

There are many more things that you can do to add to the resale value of your property. It's an excellent idea for you to contact a local real estate professional to learn more about keeping your options open.



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Toronto Real Estate Board - IDX Last Updated: 6/25/2018 6:43:41 AM