Home improvement is a never ending subject and is always useful. No matter how many home improvements you’ve already made, there is always scope for more. When you surf the web for home improvement related tips, you’ll come across millions of articles and tutorials explaining various aspects of home improvement. The main problem is which is selecting which is important and which suits your home better. Our article will discuss only the top 5 most important and valuable home improvement tips which will enhance the overall value of your home.
1. Enhance your kitchen:
Add a bright light, remove unnecessary items and create more space make it look bigger. Organize your cooking counter top and storage sections in the kitchen. Make it look clean and well organized. If you can afford, convert your kitchen into a modular kitchen and conceal all the storage items. A clean and well-lit home gives you peace of mind which leads to a happy life.
2. Update your bathroom
Renovating your bathroom is extremely crucial. Replace old and leaky bath fittings with new ones which are good both for functionality and appearance. If you are music lover then opt for shower heads which comes with Bluetooth speakers. Though a small investment this adds a bit of luxury to your daily life.
3. Make it Eco-Friendly
Green homes are becoming popular gradually. Convert your home into an energy efficient and eco-friendly home. Replace old bulbs with led bulbs, opt for a 5-star rated energy saving electrical appliances like Washing Machine, AC, Fridge, etc. Try to replace your existing heater with a solar powered water heater. For a detailed guide on eco-friendly home, please refer our old article here. You can also replace your old shower heads with water saving shower heads which are in markets now. Same applies to your faucet, buy a faucet which has got 2 flush buttons each disbursing different amount of water.
4. Make it a Smart Home
Smart homes are no longer a thing of the future. There are a lot of devices in the market which will make your day-to-day activities easier and efficient. Some of them are smart bulbs, dimmer, smart locks, Video door bells, etc. We already did a comprehensive article about how to convert your home into a smart home, you can read it here. There are also apps available for your smartphone using which you can control all the electrical points in your home starting from a small bulb, fan to an AC.
5. Play with Home Decor
After a few years, most of the items in your home will look bad and needs to be replaced to look good again. Some examples are carpets, wallpapers, paintings, etc. Consider replacing those items which need to be replaced. If your home is really old, then consider repainting and also flooring the house again.
We have just discussed 5 simple home improvement hacks to increase the value of your home. The most important aspect is to give importance to care and maintenance. Don’t live with faulty items for a longer period of time.