Monday, March 20, 2017

5 Home Improvement Tips That Can Increase The Value Of Your Home

Improving the overall look and feel of the house is a surefire way to improve its overall market value. This is why realtors always say that if you wanted to sell your house faster than the others, you must improve your interior and add curb appeal to your home.

If you are thinking about selling your home or you just wanted to improve its look for a change, here are few tips and advice straight from the expert realtors. They are simple and very affordable enhancement projects that can surely work wonders for your home.


Lighting upgrade


Replace your old-fashioned lighting fixtures with a modern one. Use energy efficient light bulbs and lamps. Try to change the lighting setup for each and every room. Be artistic and diversify but don’t overdo. If you have no idea where to start or what to do, Pinterest and YouTube is your friend. This project won’t cost you an arm and leg to pull through.

Upgrade your entrance


If your front door looks bland and pale, give it a makeover! Remember, your front door is the first thing that people will see upon entering your home so better make it look exciting. You can replace it with a new one with modern locks and fittings or just splash it with a new paint color. If your door still looks fresh and new, then placing some potted plants and exterior lights near it will do.

Clean and de-clutter


You surely heard this lot of times but yes, I will repeat it one more time. Cleaning, organizing and de-cluttering are the best and most inexpensive ways to improve your home. You will be amazed how much difference a clean and well organized home can do to the eyes of your guests, home buyers and realtors. If you have the budget to call for professional cleaners that can also do carpet cleaning and such, then by all means do so. Not only it will make your home look and feel more clean and comfortable, it will also greatly improve its overall market value.

Upgrade the bathroom


Bathroom upgrade and renovation can be costly, if you don’t know what to do. A simple change of toilet and sink is sometimes enough to give your bathroom a newish feel. You can also change the faucet and shower heads with a new modern one to give it a shiny and shimmering look. Painting the wall and installing a nice mirror can also add great appeal to the bathroom.

Don’t forget the smell and scent


Who’s going to buy a home with a bad smell or irritating scent? Yep, no one! So before you let in guests and visitors or potential buyers, make sure that your house smells great. There are lots of tips and tricks you can do to make your house smell great without relying heavily on artificial air freshener.


Even if you are not going to sell your house, following these tips can still give you great benefits. So better get up now and do some home cleaning and improving!


About the Author

Ron is the webmaster of Apartments-For-Rent-In-Michigan.Com. He often writes tips and advice for homeowners, tenants and landlords. You can visit this blog for more information.