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Simple Tips to Adding Value to Your Home

Adding value to your current home can help you get an inch closer to your dream home. The more you are able to pull out of your current home, the more you can put down for your next home. To help you add more value to your current home we have shared some simple tips you can take on your own. 

Resurfacing Your Cabinets

Your kitchen is one of the main aspects of your home. It is where you cook and come together as a family. Today families looking at new homes focus more on kitchen space than other aspects of the house, which is why you can easily add value to your home by resurfacing your kitchen cabinets. Giving the space a good spruce that really helps it to stand out. Another easy way to add value to the space is by swapping out your old cabinet hardware. Something that compliments the resurfaced cabinets, and ensures a beautiful finishing touch.

Power Wash

Rather than hiring someone to clean your home, it’s time to rent or invest in a power wash. When looking to add value to your home you must take on the inside and outside appearance of your home. Trimming the bushes and getting rid of weeds is not enough. Power wash the walkway and walls of your home to achieve a smooth and clean look.

Outdoor Lighting

The overall appearance of your home, and the first impression you make is the outside of your home. No matter how impressive the interior of your home is if the outside does not support the cause. Adding outdoor lighting helps you highlight the beauty of your home at any moment. Just a few touches will make a wonderful impact, and can easily add more value to your home. 

Irrigation System – Nothing adds more value to your home the way an irrigation system does. A well-set-up system is known to keep your lawn green, and your water consumption low. These small tweaks might not seem like a great deal but are considered added extras that add more value to your home. Rather than setting up a new system buyers will easily pay more to enjoy these added perks. While you are at it we suggest you update your landscaping. You do not have to spend a great deal, but creating a simple oasis will do. 

Outdoor Space – Homes are not all about yards. Individuals and families are looking for a space they can entertain their guests throughout the year. Making an added deck where they can gather for drinks or host a BBQ is the perfect addition. A great bonus that will pull in more buyers and add value to your home. The deck you build or have installed does not have to be lavish. Just something that suits the space and is safe for usage. 

Repaint – Before you have your home appraised, we suggest you give the walls a fresh layer of paint. There is no need for fancy wallpaper or added textures. Just a clean solid color that compliments the architecture of your home. 

These tips can help you add a great deal to your home. You do not have to take on all of them, even taking on two or three will help you make a great impact.