Home improvement is an umbrella term that encompasses a variety of types of home renovation and remodelling projects. It involves upgrading your home to augment its functionality, facilities, and improve the overall style, décor and aesthetic appeal. It can be a tricky affair, and it is important to plan meticulously in order to ensure a good return on your investment in today’s competitive real estate market. The rewards can be great, from enhancing your living standard, to bringing personal satisfaction & ultimately financial reward. Read on to find out more about home improvements and how it can value add to your home.
The “one size fits all” approach will not work in this context. Home improvement depends on many factors such as the location of your home, local market preferences or demographic, interest rates, your budget, and so on and so forth. Investigation and research is the key to success. Each house is unique and each owner will want to create a reflection of their own style and aesthetics when they plan a refurbishment.
REVAMP THE KITCHEN
The heart of the home, the kitchen, generally plays an important part in any home improvement project. Modern kitchens serve a multitude of functions—it is a place for preparing meals, eating, teaching, socialising and gathering. Kitchen makeovers can be as simple as obtaining new cabinetry and countertops. On the other hand, they may involve moving walls to maximise space utilisation and increase efficiency and convenience. Soft hues or neutral tones will give your kitchen a timeless elegant look. You can also choose from a host of designs, styles and themes like Hamptons, Country kitchens, French and Modern Provincial, and Contemporary—all available at Farmers Doors. Appliances and fixtures like induction cooktops, microwave drawers, under counter freezers, apron sinks, pot filler and water stations can transform your kitchen into a chef’s paradise. Remember to keep to a style that compliments the rest of your house.
DOORS AND WINDOWS
Investing in double or triple-paned windows will reduce air leakage and lead to improved heat gain. For doors, there are plenty of varieties available in terms of design and material.
ADDING STORAGE CABINETS AND SHELVES
Installing a new, stylish storage cabinet to stow your household items and hide your clutter will endow your house with a sense of order and calm. Carefully crafted wall cabinets and book shelving utilize space in a resourceful manner.
Your home is your personal sanctuary. Make your home a space that you love coming home to with an aesthetically pleasing and clever home refurbishment.