5 Renovation Tips to Transform Your Home


Ever looked at your house and saw all the potential it holds, but you didn’t know where to start? Here’s the thing, there are actually five key features that could either make your house look brand new or cause it to look old and worn down. Here are some renovation tips to transform your home.

A kitchen sets the stage for the rest of the house interior and is also the one place everyone likes to hang around while cooking a nice meal. Investing in some new custom kitchen cabinets and a sturdy counter will instantly provide a facelift to your home and make cooking a dream.

Roof

A roof is one of the first things your eye catches when looking at a house. It has a significant effect on the overall look. An old roof doesn’t necessarily mean replacing the entire structure, but regularly touching it up with paint and keeping the color vibrant is crucial.

Remember, the sun is scorching that roof every day for at least 10 hours. So the color is bound to get a bit dull after a while.

Front Door

Imagine walking up to a house and the front door is rotten and has cracks all over, instantly you start to think that the house on the inside must look similar.

Installing a front door that makes a statement will give the impression of a brand new house inside. There are a lot of different front door options to choose from, also, have a look at some iron door designs, they last a lifetime and look spectacular. 

Kitchen

There’s a reason the saying “The kitchen is the heart of the house” exists.

A kitchen sets the stage for the rest of the house interior and is also the one place everyone likes to hang around while cooking a nice meal. Investing in some new kitchen cabinets and a sturdy counter will instantly provide a facelift to your home and make cooking a dream.

You will also have a chance to tweak the layout of your kitchen, maybe even install that center island you’ve been dreaming about!

Floor

Time to get rid of those carpets, because installing a new floor can do wonders for your living space.

Whether you’re going for a more modern look or want something that doesn’t need a lot of maintenance, new floors will leave your interior looking neat as a pin. There are a variety of affordable floors to look at, and installing them can even be done yourself if you want to save on labor costs.

But just a warning, prepare yourself for a good day’s work if you’re planning on doing it yourself!

Paint Job

One of the fastest ways of getting your house to look as if it was built yesterday is by giving it a good old paint job.

However, these are one of the few renovations where you shouldn’t try saving a buck! Buying high-quality paint is of utmost importance, it will also ensure that the paint stays vibrant for longer, whereas cheaper paint will require you to maintain much more often.

At the end of the day, even taking one of these tips and applying it to your home renovation project will already make a world of difference to your house.

Be sure to follow all the safety precautions that accompany these tasks and most of all, enjoy the satisfaction of a new home afterward!

Jeff Campbell

Jeff Campbell is a husband, father, martial artist, budget-master, Disney-addict, musician, and recovering foodie having spent over 2 decades as a leader for Whole Foods Market. Click to learn more about me

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