Four hot, new-home trends that can work for your remodel

May 14, 2013 by · Comments Off on Four hot, new-home trends that can work for your remodel
Filed under: Bathroom Remodeling, Energy Efficiency, Home Decorating Ideas, Home Remodeling, Home Renovation, Kitchen 

Bathroom Renoavation Tips(BPT) – Builders are back in business, and new-home construction is up in areas across the country. So is remodeling, as plenty of Americans choose to stay put and upgrade their current homes rather than tackle the challenge of buying and moving into something new.

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Small remodeling projects that add value – new doors and trim

June 14, 2011 by · Comments Off on Small remodeling projects that add value – new doors and trim
Filed under: Do-It-Yourself, Doors, Home Decorating, Home Remodeling, Home Renovation, Increase home value 

Home Remodeling(ARA) – With sales of new and existing homes remaining slow nationwide, many homeowners are looking for ways to add value now. Installing stylish interior doors and replacing old exterior trim are two great ways to make your home look even better today and sell it for more later.

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Updating a deck? Trends and tips for great results

May 26, 2011 by · Comments Off on Updating a deck? Trends and tips for great results
Filed under: Deck and Patios, Patio 

Build New Deck(ARA) – When it comes to home improvements that add value and enjoyment to your home, it’s hard to top the power of a great deck. In fact, a deck can return nearly 73 percent of your initial investment when you sell your home, according to Remodeling Magazine’s 2010 Cost vs. Value Report.

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Boost resale value by accessorizing existing home features

May 25, 2011 by · Comments Off on Boost resale value by accessorizing existing home features
Filed under: Attic, Blinds, Do-It-Yourself, Fireplace, Home Remodeling, Increase home value, Simple Home Improvements, Smart Renovations 

Home Remodeling(ARA) – Resale value matters, whether your home is on the market now or your plans to sell are several years in the future. Whenever you make improvements to your home, you should keep the resale value of those improvements in mind, real estate experts advise.

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How to Save Money and Complete Your Basement Renovation Fast

April 26, 2009 by · Comments Off on How to Save Money and Complete Your Basement Renovation Fast
Filed under: Additions & Extensions, Basement, common renovations, finished basement, Home Renovation, Increase home value, Moisture Control, Permission 

(ARA) – With all the uncertainty surrounding today’s economy, more people are saving money by enjoying quality time at home. Some are using this time to invest in room or whole-house makeovers to enhance the value of their homes.

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Increase Home Value Through Smart Renovation

livingroom2The practice of increasing home value through proper renovation techniques has never been more important than it is today. We constantly hear on the news about poor economy and poor real estate market. Homeowners who plan to increase their home value through renovations should be reminded that the margin for error is slim and a small mistake could easily wipe off their profit or worse result in a total loss.

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Renovate for Maximum Profit Using Value Engineering

picture_241This document deals with increasing the market value of residential properties, particularly single family homes.  The document first introduces the concept of market price and market value and what the difference is between the two.   Then, it mentions various approaches used to determine valuation for single family homes.  Next the document clarifies the difference between improving market value and improving home image.  Finally, the document deals with increasing the property value through smart home renovations and value engineering.

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