6 Best Home Improvements to Make Before The Year Ends

How many times have your plumbing erupted? When you come in after a long day at work or just when at home sitting idly, watching the time go by, how do you see your home? Do you see a home where you enjoy waking up in the morning to; or a house that feels as if it’s trembling down day after day? Maybe a simple and affordable home renovation calls for your attention.

We know we’re already halfway through 2017 but that’s no excuse for postponing your home renovations til next year if your house is very telling that you should now. From a minor kitchen upgrade to roof replacement, here are the common upgrades you should consider for your home.

Replace your windows

Window replacements can be expensive but think about it, you’ll only have to replace them once every few years as long as with quality materials and by a reputable company. If your windows have been in its place for more than 15 years, don’t wait for next year to replace it. Do it now. Replacing your windows will not only improve your heating and cooling system but also increase the value of your house.

Ditch the carpet, switch to hardwood floors

We’re already halfway through 2017 and you still cover your pavement with a laminated floor? Also, if you’re too busy vacuuming your carpet floor, why not replace it with hardwood? Not only will it make cleaning floors a lot easier but it’ll also appeal more to the eyes. Do look for quality wood that can last you a long time otherwise, it’ll cost you double if you cut corners.it’s a worthy investment anyway, so look for the good ones.

Minor kitchen update

The kitchen is the heart of every home, which is why it makes sense to give it a little tweak or makeover every now and then.

Minor kitchen updates will do if you’re currently tight on a budget such as replacing your countertop with marble or natural stone, tiling up the walls with a beautiful pattern, repainting the kitchen cabinets, and the likes. Plus, you can easily do these small transformations on weekends—DIY kitchen makeover it is!

New roofing

This one can leave a huge dent in your bank account, however, chances are your roofing is next to giving up on your property—causing leaks and the likes. Replacing your old roofing with new, aesthetically pleasing, and quality ones are guaranteed a good investment as it will increase your home’s value and crucial to your house’s structure.

Think about it, you’ll only have to replace it once in several decades, anyway. While you’re already at it, do also consider installing roof solar panels. It can save you big time in the future.

Get a more comfortable mattress

Ever stayed at a 5-star hotel and cherished every second of your sleep as if it was the first good reset you’ve had in a very long while? Why not convert your bed that of a luxury hotel? In what way shall a new mattress positively affect your life? For a better good night’s sleep and a happier well-being. No more surprise backaches in the morning.

Spruce up your walls

Another cost-efficient and effective way to upgrade your home and improve its overall aesthetic and atmosphere? A good and fresh paint job. This is another fun weekend project you can do. A fresh coat of color can add character to your space. If you’re looking to upgrade your home, this is a cheap, easy, and an effective job to do.

Any other home renovation or upgrade suggestions? Share your thoughts with us. Leave a comment below!

About the author: Chie Suarez is a blogger for Wincrest Homes, a company that builds modern family homes in Sydney, the Central Coast, Newcastle, and Hunter Regions. Chie has a deep interest in home design and decoration.

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