RSS

Minor renovations that make a major difference

(NC) Renovations can be a daunting task. If your goal is to increase your property value, smaller upgrades can provide a higher return on your investment.

Here are some budget-friendly projects for key areas of your home that can boost your property value:

Kitchen. You don’t need a complete remodel to increase the value of this space – it can be as simple as focusing on one thing, such as cabinets or countertops. Refacing old cabinets by adding a fresh coat of paint, a new finish or updated knobs can bring new life to your kitchen. Adding new granite countertops is an easy way to modernize an older kitchen. Make sure to choose a countertop that fits with the price point and aesthetic of your home.

Bathroom. The bathroom is where most of us begin and end our day; modernizing it is a great way to increase your property value. New floors or shower tiles will give the illusion of a complete makeover. Updating the vanity, sink or mirror are also inexpensive options. Smaller bathroom projects like these can have high appeal to future buyers.

Windows. These are often overlooked in renovations. However, upgrading windows is a great idea for both aesthetic and energy-saving purposes. In cooler climates you can purchase windows with insulating properties, and in warmer climates you can purchase those that reflect sunlight.

Deciding on the right budget to suit your needs can be hard, but worrying about the financing shouldn’t hold you back. For an easy way to finance these renos, check out The Home Depot Project Loan, available across Canada.

 
Read
Categories:   2022 | account | activities | affordability | agents | air | air conditioning | air quality | alarms | alberta | ambiance | amenities | andrew | Andrew, Andrew Real Estate | apartments | appliances | art | artwork | assessment | automation | backsplash | backyard | balconies | balcony | bank | banking | barbecue | Barrhead, Barrhead Real Estate | basement | bathroom | bathrooms | bedroom | bikes | bills | bistro | Blue Quill Real Estate | borrowing | budget | build | builders | building | buildings | bungalow | buyers | buying | cabinet | cabinetry | cabinets | Canada | Canadian | canadians | candles | carbon monoxide | ceiling | chairs | chimney | city | clean | clients | climate | clutter | cmhc | cold | colour | colours | comfort | communities | community | concrete | condo | condos | construction | consumers | contractor | countertop | covid-19 | credit | curb appeal | curtains | debt | design | diy | doors | edmonton | edmonton, alberta | Edmonton, Edmonton Real Estate | education | election | electrical | entertaining | entertainment | entryways | environment | exits | expense | expenses | expert | exposure | fall | families | family | fan | faucets | fees | finances | financial | financing | fire | fire escape | fire extinguisher | fireplace | fixtures | flood | flooding | floor | flooring | flowers | Fort Saskatchewan, Fort Saskatchewan Real Estate | friends | fun | furnishings | furniture | garage | garbage | garden | gardening | Gibbons, Gibbons Real Estate | government | grass | greenery | greenspaces | groundwater | gym | hardware | hazards | health | heating | heloc | highrise | home | homeowner | homeowners | homeownership | homes | house | household | houses | housing | HVAC | ideas | ikea | income | indoors | infrastructure | insulation | insurance | integration | interest | interest rate | interior | interiors | invest | investing | investment | investments | kitchen | lamps | land | lawn | lawns | learning | lender | lifestyle | light | lighting | lights | listing | living room | loan | location | lrt | mail | maintenance | makeover | market | marketing | minimalism | money | mortgage | move | movie | nature | neighbourhood | new | news | nights | offer | offers | office | offices | oliver | Onoway, Onoway Real Estate | options | outdoor | outdoors | outside | oxygen | paint | painting | park | patio | patterns | payments | pergola | pesticide | pests | pets | photographs | pillow | plan | planning | planter | plants | plumbing | plywood | pollution | pool | population | portfolio | price | problems | professional | project | projects | property | purchase | purchasing | quality | realtor | red cross | remodelling | reno | renovate | renovating | renovation | renovations | repair | repairs | resale | reserve | retirement | river valley | roof | room | rooms | Rural Lac Ste. Anne County, Rural Lac Ste. Anne County Real Estate | Rural Leduc County, Rural Leduc County Real Estate | Rural Sturgeon County, Rural Sturgeon County Real Estate | safety | sale | save | saving | savings | search | season | security | security system | sell | sellers | services | sewer | shades | shed | Sherwood Park, Sherwood Park Real Estate | shopping | shops | sidewalk | sink | smart home technology | smoke detectors | sold | solutions | spa | space | spending | spring | Spruce Grove, Spruce Grove Real Estate | St. Albert, St. Albert Real Estate | statements | Stony Plain, Stony Plain Real Estate | storage | stove | street | stress | style | succulents | suite | summer | table | tax | technologies | temperature | theatre | theft | thermostat | tile | tips | tools | toys | transportation | trends | tub | upgrade | upgrades | vacations | value | veggies | ventilation | viruses | vote | walkway | wall | wallpaper | walls | warm | warmth | water | wealth | weather | weatherstripping | weeds | well | window | windows | winter | winters | wood | woodstove | work | workspace | workstation | world | Zone 01, Edmonton Real Estate | Zone 02, Edmonton Real Estate | Zone 07, Edmonton Real Estate | Zone 09, Edmonton Real Estate | Zone 10, Edmonton Real Estate | Zone 12, Edmonton Real Estate | Zone 14, Edmonton Real Estate | Zone 15, Edmonton Real Estate | Zone 16, Edmonton Real Estate | Zone 20, Edmonton Real Estate | Zone 21, Edmonton Real Estate | Zone 23, Edmonton Real Estate | Zone 27, Edmonton Real Estate | Zone 28, Edmonton Real Estate | Zone 29, Edmonton Real Estate | Zone 30, Edmonton Real Estate | Zone 51, Edmonton Real Estate | Zone 55, Edmonton Real Estate | Zone 58, Edmonton Real Estate
Copyright 2023 by the REALTORS® Association of Edmonton. All Rights Reserved.
Data is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed accurate by the REALTORS® Association of Edmonton.
The trademarks REALTOR®, REALTORS® and the REALTOR® logo are controlled by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) and identify real estate professionals who are members of CREA. The trademarks MLS®, Multiple Listing Service® and the associated logos are owned by CREA and identify the quality of services provided by real estate professionals who are members of CREA.