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How to Add Value to Your Home: Easy Ways to Update your Property

Posted On: September 10th, 2022 12:06PM

If you're looking for ways to increase the value of your home, you're in luck. It can be easy as painting or doing a full-on renovation.  In this blog post, we will discuss a few ways to update your property and increase its value.


One easy way to add value to your home is by painting. This is a minor renovation that can go a long way. When choosing paint colors, it's important to stick with neutral colors that will appeal to many people. It will give your home a fresh new look.  This will increase the chances of your home selling quickly and for the price you are looking for.


Another way is to update flooring, especially if you have old carpeting. Replacing carpet isn't too hard and it will make a big difference in the overall look of your home. Better yet, replace with vinyl flooring. Vinyl flooring is durable and often waterproof. This makes it a great choice for high traffic areas or homes.  Not to mention, it's relatively easy to install and comes in a variety of colors and styles.


Update your fixtures. This includes things like door handles, faucets, and lighting fixtures. These are often overlooked but can make a big difference in the overall look of your home.  Furthermore, they are usually one of the first things that potential buyers will notice.  Modern fixtures will appeal to buyers making it one less thing that they would want to update after they move in.


Cleaning up the exterior of the property is also crucial.   First impressions are important!  If the outside of your home is cluttered or in need of repair, it will give potential buyers the impression that the inside is also in poor condition.  Spend some time cleaning up and make any necessary repairs. This will go a long way when it comes to selling your home.


Lastly, declutter your home. This means getting rid of any excess furniture or items that you don't use on a regular basis. It will make your home appear larger and more open.


Do you have any additional ways to increase the value of your home, drop them in the comments below.  If you are considering selling your home, contact me today.  We can discuss specific ways for you to maximize the value of your property.


Christopher Cammarata

Lic. R.E. Salesperson/Realtor with HomeSmart Homes and Estates

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