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Flat Roofing, Velux Windows, Soffits and Fascia, Home Extensions, New Roofing, Liquid Roofs, Tiling, Guttering, Pitch Roofing, Slating, Loft Conversions, Lead Work and Roof Repair, make up the list of services we focus on.
Velux Loft Conversions with Velux Windows
This is the most cost-effective method of turning a loft space into a room filled with natural light in your home. For examples on the various possible combinations, check out our VELUX page. Velux loft conversions will maximise natural light into the room and create a distinctive feature. Whether you want a Cabrio System, which creates, within the roof space, a dazzling balcony area by folding outwards, or need a tiny window to fill a dark stairwell with light, VELUX offers a wide selection of windows to suit your needs.
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Great Home Improvement Ideas to Help Add Value to Your Estate
Even if you intend on staying in your home for some time, it's likely that you're interested in increasing the value of your home. Adding value to you house is not only geared towards resell value. Adding value to your home improves the collateral you have and can increase chances of refinancing it with great terms. One of the first things we learn as we enter adulthood is that buying a home is an excellent investment. It is for that reason that you should take good care of it.
The most effective way of increasing the value of your home is by investing in home improvement projects. Some renovations yield better results than others.
Here are projects that have passed the test of time and that are sure to add to your home's value no matter where you live.
Add More Rooms
There is one project that will instantly increase the value of any home. make sure to add a bedroom or a bath. Even if your home is exactly the same as the one across the street, yours would be worth more because of the additional rooms inside of it. Obviously, larger homes, built for more people, are worth more.
One way to go about this would be to add extensions to your home. If you don't have enough space on your property, you can always convert one large room into two small rooms. In the majority of cases this is still a value-adding renovation.
Modernizing Your Kitchen And Bathrooms
For buyers, the two most important rooms in the home are the kitchen and bathroom. The preferred kitchen layout today is an open plan style featuring granite countertops and new stainless steel appliances. A kitchen remodel can be quite expensive, but the appeal it can add to a home on the market is exponential.
Bathrooms are the same as kitchens. Many buyers are looking for plenty of storage space, jetted tubs, his & her sinks and claw-foot tubs these days. A nice looking bathroom will also make you happier. That makes sense, considering a lot of time each day is spent in the bathroom!
Redo the Heating and Plumbing System
Upgrading your plumbing and heating systems are a truly worthwhile investment. But, replacing worn heating and plumbing fixtures can dramatically increase a home's value and prevent costly disasters such as leaking pipes from happening. Some old homes may have copper pipes or gas heating that will be in great need of an upgrade. For homes that still have illegal copper pipes, your municipality may offer funding to pay for replacements.
Replace your roof, keep your lawn neatly trimmed, considering replacing windows and your gutters, as these are all great ideas that can help increase your home's value. In fact, any upgrades that you can make to your home will typically increase its value. However, if you want to get the largest return on investment, the three projects listed above are the best choices. Whether you decide to add more rooms, renovate your kitchen and bathrooms, or update your heating and plumbing, you'll see a big increase from your decision.
The sooner you get started, the sooner you can start enjoying the upgrades to your home.