Tag: Essential space

Essential spaces to upgrade to add value to your home


Before you start planning a renovation project, there are some essential things to consider before you take the leap. It’s easy to get carried away trying to visualise what the overall outcome will look like. But, something to truly consider is whether it will add value in the long run. Unless you’re in your forever home, there’s a significant possibility that in time you will come to sell it. If that’s the case, then you’ll need to determine areas that will add the most value when its time to put it on the market. That doesn’t mean you can’t put your own spin on things because after all, it is your home. But thinking about its resale opportunity also puts you in good stead to get the most for your asset when it’s time to choose another property. To give you an idea of the type of things to consider when deciding to renovate, there are vital rooms and spaces that can help increase the value (sometimes significantly!).  Take a look at the areas that may help you secure a good resale value. Revamp the kitchen The kitchen is the hub of the home, and it’s one of the first things people look at when they’re buying a property. New kitchens can be a hefty investment, so it’s worth considering whether you need a full upgrade or a partial revamp. It might be that the décor is looking a little tired so new tiles and a lick of paint might do the trick. However, if… Read More