Time To Remodel?
Are you considering remodeling your Wilsonville Home? Uncertain where to start? Give Steve’s Home Improvement a call at (503) 342-8234 and we can help you with every stage of your project.
Maximizing your home value
For a lot of people, remodeling is a calculated move that is meant to maximize their home value so they get more when they resell their homes. The newest tendency is for more substantial remodeling investments as homeowners see the opportunity to improve their profits on return when they sell their home. It shouldn’t be surprising that homes with out-of-date bath and kitchens are much harder to sell and can remain on the market for a long period of time. Then again a higher asking price is not the only reason why a homeowner would choose to remodel their home.
Investing in your home
Many homeowners today are selecting to remodel their current homes instead of sell them off to shop for better homes. Though the real estate market has recovered for the most part, some of the effects of the recession are still being felt. Just the amount of time you save and anxiety you avoid by remaining in your current home can make it a more attractive choice in the end. When you upgrade your home you get to make it exactly the way you want instead of hoping to find what you want someplace else. It is genuinely a much less nerve-racking situation, and has a tendency to lead to more contentment.
When it’s required
Sometimes, remodeling your home is necessary, such as when you need to make more space for your growing family. It may be something as simple as needing more closet space, or trying to find the best layout to use the space you already have. On the other hand, once your kids move out, you may decide to repurpose some of the rooms in the house. With all the rebates and tax incentives, eco-friendly remodeling is also a new trend. It allows you to increase the value of your home while saving money on energy bills and reducing your impact on your environment.
Wilsonville Remodeling Services:
You love your home and neighborhood. If you had a little more room, you’d live there for many years to come.
This is where a home addition, such as adding a garage or another bedroom, could let you to happily stay in your present home while maximizing its value.
By integrating your ideas with our expertise and innovation, we will produce an end-product that will meet your practical requirements and your cosmetic objectives, too. Our design-build capacities exceed all industry expectations. We are committed to constructing the best new homes and home improvements in the neighborhood. We have rigorous standards of professionalism, and accept nothing but the best from our team. We will take care of every aspect of your remodeling project from beginning to end.
An old kitchen can negatively impact the perceived value of a home, in addition to decreasing its usability. One major concern, for instance, is whether you are making the most efficient use of your available space. The best kitchens are the most functional, and this will be affected by factors such as the location of your refrigerator or the size and shape of your counter.
Lighting is another essential factor in any kitchen. Relocating your windows, for example, may allow more sunlight into the room.
Small children or a growing family in general can increase the requirements of the kitchen and lead to essential remodeling. Bear in mind that outdated kitchen designs and appliances may be dangerous for small children. If you want to do more entertaining in your home you may come to realize that you need to upgrade to a more open kitchen design to allow greater social interaction. You may also want to redesign your kitchen as you get older to make it safer for you and others.
According to real estate agents, the kitchen holds the greatest opportunity for swaying home purchasing decisions among prospective buyers. This means that a striking kitchen is likely to be the difference between a immediate sale and a home that remains on the market. If you decide to renovate your kitchen a good place to start is to make a list of all the items that you want to fix, and their priority as well. Sometimes due to a limited budget you cannot make all of the changes that you want to make that is why you need decide beforehand which things are a priority.
In the past few years the tendency has been to live in the same home for a lot longer. This has lead to bathroom remodeling being more common not only for visual appeal, but for function. Most people start off their day in their bathroom, and staring at the same chipped tiles every morning is less than ideal. In addition, broken fixtures and anything else that drips water can result in bigger trouble such as mold, and that is something you certainly don’t want to deal with.
Having a modernized, recently remodeled bathroom can positively influence a potential buyers decision when viewing your home. Just like with kitchens, upgrading your bathroom can be considered an investment that will help your home close more quickly at a higher price. On the other hand, resale value is not the only reason to renovate your bathroom. You may have no thoughts of moving, but simply want your own quiet space. When you want to unwind from a hectic day a custom built shower or bath tub can have a huge impact on your ability to relax.
The term unfinished basement has become synonymous with squandered space. If you are lucky enough to have a basement you really should try to make the most of it. Basement finishing honestly ranks right up there with kitchen and bathroom renovating in increasing your home’s market value in addition to making it more appealing to potential buyers. A basement offers both functional and creative uses. The opportunities to utilize the space are almost infinite. We can help you choose the best use of space. Since the space already exists, you might as well put it to use instead of wasting it.
Get professional help
Renovating a basement can be a overwhelming task because in most cases it involves a lot of processes including plumbing, electrical, HVAC, drywall insulation and flooring. This is why, when it comes to basement renovation as with all major remodeling projects that you should only work with established remodeling contractors. Despite the fact that it can be quite complicated, properly utilizing the space can change the entire feel of your home, increase its value, and improve your quality of life.
When evaluating your budget for remodeling your kitchen or bathroom, you want to attempt to get the most value out of every dollar spent. With many different styles, materials and colors, countertops are one such item that can make a huge impact on the overall appearance of your home. Some of the popular countertop choices that you could go for include granite, glass, butcher block, wood, cambria, marble, corian, concrete, laminate and soapstone.
There are numerous aspects such as maintenance, and durability that can help you pick out which countertop choices are ideal for you. You also need to ensure that the countertop you choose will match your design preferences. In addition, while every countertop material comes with its practical and aesthetic benefits, you still need to decide whether each fits into your space and more importantly budget. For instance, we can all agree that marble countertops are simply breathtaking. However, because of the high price point they may not fit into every remodeling budget. Granite countertops, while just as beautiful also carry a similar cost. Wood and concrete in contrast can be a visually pleasing alternative which are much more budget friendly.
Don’t trust your home to amateurs
Your home is one of the most important investments a person ever makes. You need a fully bonded & licensed contractor. Not only will they ensure that you get the more value for your investment, but you will be able to relax. As professional contractors with decades of experience we will assist you with all facets of your remodeling job, from design to implementation.
If you intend to remodel your Wilsonville home soon, Steve’s Home Improvement would be happy to offer you our skilled services. We have the experience and skills to help ensure your home renovation project is successful, and will provide you with any advice you may need when making the difficult decisions that could make all the difference in giving your home a vibrant new look.
Contact Steve’s Home Improvement at (503) 342-8234 for all of your Wilsonville home renovation needs.