They say you have to spend money to make money, and selling your home is not immune to this edict. Sometimes a simple redesign of one or more rooms can drastically improve your property value. So if you’ve got a place on the market, but the house hunters just aren’t biting, maybe it’s time to consider signing up for home remodeling services.
A savvy buyer can view a potential home and see exactly how they might renovate it to their liking, but the majority of people who view your home will want to fall in love right away. Therefore, you need to look critically at each and every room of your home. Are there any spaces that look dated? For example, maybe you were in love with those glass blocks separating your kitchen and dining room two decades ago, but tastes have changed and most modern homeowners prefer a more open floor plan. Try to view your house as if you were seeing it for the first time, and see what you can do to remove any evidence of bygone trends or specific tastes. Remodeling can help you take your home back to a blank canvas, making it more appealing to prospective buyers.
If you’re really enthusiastic about your pre-sale remodeling, you could look into adding on an extra room or two, as well. For example, adding a half-bath can go a long way towards making your home seem functional and inviting. Maybe you’ve never considered putting one in because you rarely have overnight guests, but this could be a deal-breaker for a house hunter who was otherwise in love with your property. After all, no one wants guests traipsing through their bedroom in the middle of the night to use the master bath!
Criner Remodeling offers a wealth of home remodeling services that can be catered to any available property. Simply fill out our contact form, and a Criner team member will respond shortly to answer your questions and schedule a consultation. Give your property the boost it needs to edge out the competition.