Increasing home value is a priority for quite a few people. For some, it’s because they’re getting ready to sell-up, and they want to make a profit out of it. If you’ve found yourself wanting to improve your home value because of this, you could struggle with finding ways to do it.
Despite the fact you’ll have countless renovations and improvements you could do, not all of these will add value to your house. Others wouldn’t add much. What’s actually worth the investment, and what should you focus on? Thankfully, there are quite a few to choose from, with five particular options to choose from.
- Add A Stone Veneer - The exterior of your home makes a significant impact on the impression potential buyers have. Sometimes, it’s worth going beyond simply painting the outside. Adding a stone veneer could have more of an impact than that, and it’s relatively affordable to install.
- Install A Swimming Pool - If you’ve got a decent bit of space outside of your home, it could be worth adding a swimming pool to your property. Custom pools add much more value than you’d think, especially when you live somewhere sunny. If you have the space and funds to install it, then it’ll add much more value to your home than you might’ve thought.
- Build A Conservatory - Speaking of making additions to your home, a conservatory could be one of the more notable of these. Potential buyers will find it quite appealing, generating more interest in your property. That interest converts to higher offers for your house, making the investment more than worth it. It’ll add more value than you’d think.
- Replace A Dated Kitchen - Anything dated in your home needs to be updated, and the kitchen is one of the more important parts with this. Potential buyers will focus on the kitchen, so it needs to be as appealing as possible. While you might need to spend a bit on this improvement, it should add more value in the long run.
- Update Your Boiler - Boilers are an essential part of having a comfortable home. As obvious as that is, it’s not something many homeowners consider when selling their house. If your boiler is relatively old, it’s worth updating so it’s as energy efficient as possible. New and efficient boilers will be more appealing than older ones, so they’ll end up adding more value to the house.
Finding the right ways to improve your home value can be difficult, especially considering the wealth of options you’ll have to choose from. You’ll have to narrow these down and focus on the ones that add a decent amount of value. If you’re trying to sell your house, it’s worth focusing on the options potential buyers will find most appealing.
Installing a swimming pool, replacing a dated kitchen, and adding a stone veneer can be some of the more notable. While they’ll take an investment, they should add more value than you put into them, making them worth considering.
CANDY TAI is a wife to David and mom of 5 with a degree in Communications. She's a native Texan (Hook 'Em Horns!) who's been making her home in the Kansas City metro area for nearly 15 years. She loves being able to shuffle her kids from their various sports activities, piano lessons, and school activities. She enjoys fashion, beauty, reality TV, and moviegoing.