How To Remodel A Lakeland Fl Home to Increase Its Value?
If you are planning to remodel your Lakeland Fl home to sell it, here are some pointers you could add in to your budget to make your remodeling more cost effective and to increase the value of your home:
1. Go easy on appliances. Don’t go overboard, especially with kitchen appliances. Don’t get carried away when you remodel. Instead, think about the buyer’s perception. An expensive stove may increase your investment but maybe not the perception of the buyer that your kitchen is state of the art. What is important is the kitchen functions as well as it looks.
2. Add functionality to areas of the Lakeland Fl home. Adding some more thought to your plans will go a long way. You could add large drawers in the kitchen for more storage space for pots and pans. Adding shelves also increases the storage space in your home. You will always find something to improve in your home that will be useful and of value to the potential buyer.
3. Add character. Adding character to rooms could be as simple as adding a little color. You can add stylish tiles next to your kitchen countertop. Adding or lessening light in the room can dramatically change the look and feel of the room.
4. Check on your remodeler. If you hired a builder to remodel for you, make sure that you are getting a fair price by shopping around before remodeling. Make sure they use sturdy and quality materials that do not easily break, burn, stian, weather, or fall apart. You could also investigate the remodelers past projects as well as license and insurance. Communicate regularly with the remodeler and make sure they are doing exactly what they are told to do.
Remodeling your home could spell a big difference in selling your Lakeland Fl home for the price you want. Remember that the highest perceived value for a buyer is getting a place where they can have a great time with their family.
Before you put your home on the market, be sure to get a comparable market analysis from your Lakeland Fl real estate agent and asked the questions that are listed by clicking here.
Another article worth reading is, “A Guide to Staging your Lakeland FL Home for Sale“