Happy 2019! What do you want to accomplish in the New Year? If you’re thinking seriously about selling your home this year, or just want to add some value to your property, then it’s time to make a game plan for 2019.
You don’t have to break the bank to build your home equity; there are a number of small, easy projects you can do to increase your home’s value. And bonus: they’re indoor-only, so you can get started right away!
Here are three DIY, cost-effective ways to add value to your home.
Update Your Kitchen
In the kitchen, refinish wooden cabinets or paint wood cabinets to give them an updated look. You can also replace your cabinet knobs for a quick update, and upgrade your appliances to stainless-steel.
With just a few small updates, you can have your whole kitchen feeling brand new!
Give Your Bathroom a Facelift
Consider installing new counters, updating your faucets, updating your flooring, re-caulking your bathtub, or even replacing the vanity. Strike the perfect balance between energy-efficient upgrades and aesthetic finishes to create a space that’s peaceful, luxurious, and comfortable.
Bring Some Light Into Your Home
Consider replacing some of the lights (and light switches) in your home for a more modern aesthetic. Swap out traditional light switches with dimmers, install wall-mounted lights in your bathroom for a more luxurious feel, and be sure you’re using high-wattage bulbs in every room.
Adding light to your home will instantly make it appear more open and spacious.
Planning to Sell Your Home in the New Year?
We can help with that. Give us a call to begin exploring your real estate options. We’d love to share some additional tips on how to add even more value to your home! We provide free consultations to walk through and share ideas to make your house the most marketable it can be and to maximize value.