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Want To Add Value To Your Home? Here Are 4 Possible Ways

Want To Add Value To Your Home? Here Are 4 Possible Ways

When you buy a new house you have to think of it as an investment, an investment you should put money into to make it better. If you buy a house for a relatively low price, it should ideally bring you a profit when you sell it. House prices are always fluctuating so keep an eye on the market for the right time to sell. There are certain things you can do and additions you can make to your home to push the sale price up. 

Loft Conversion 

A loft conversion is a relatively cheap way to add more space to your existing home. A lot of people consider moving if their family gets too big for the home, many do not even consider the option of a loft conversion. A loft conversion can cost anything from £10,000 to £30,00 depending on the size you have available and the layout you choose. On average you can expect to add at least £23,000 to the asking price when you have a decent conversion. 

Loft conversions are great, they can be anything you want them to be from an extra bedroom or two to a games room or man cave. 

New Kitchen 

When it comes to updating the kitchen, the world really is your oyster. There are so many possibilities when it comes to making changes to your kitchen. These changes don’t always have to be expensive, they can be minimal and simple. If you fancy a challenge you can renovate your whole kitchen. Kitchen prices can vary hugely, you can expect to pay between £1,500 and £5,000 for a kitchen. There are many factors that go into the price of your kitchen from the size of your kitchen, how many units you want, and the type of material you want your cupboards to be.

Open Plan 

There are a lot of buyers out there who love the idea of open-plan living. This is where the majority of your downstairs is open and you can walk about freely and see all around without walls as barriers. If you want to change your layout to an open plan you will need to call in a structural engineer to make sure that your home is suitable for an open plan layout. You will also need to contact a suitable builder or contractor to help you make these renovations a reality. 

If you are opting for an open plan layout throughout your home you might want to explore the option of using bi fold doors to lead out into your garden. These will give your home a new, open, contemporary feel to it. 

Update The Bathroom

Finally, you might want to think about ways to update your bathroom. If you want to create a relaxing zen environment where you can forget about your problems for a while then there are a few options for you here. You could add some wall art to the walls with motivational, positive sayings. You could also add something like a jacuzzi bath to add to the feel-good factor. 

We hope you found this article helpful and it gave you lots of ideas on ways to increase the value of your home when it comes to selling it. 

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