When it comes to remodelling your home, one of the things that you always want to keep in mind has to do with the ways in which your choices are affecting your overall property values. Generally speaking, you always want to take positive steps to increase your property value on a regular basis to not only help keep up with factors like inflation, but to make sure that your investment is actually paying off the way you want it to when the time eventually comes to sell. Because of the time that is normally required for home remodelling, many people incorrectly believe that increasing your property value is a lot harder than it really is. There are a few key modifications that you can make in particular that are quite easy, but that will pay big dividends for your property value over time.
One of the quickest ways to increase your property value involves installing new, energy efficient windows in and around your home. The benefits of this particular choice fall into two distinct categories. For starters, newer windows will always be more attractive to a buyer than older windows, so you can automatically increase your asking price based on the idea that this is one less modification that the new buyer needs to perform themselves. Secondly and most importantly, newer windows will always be energy efficient and can cause a significant decrease in your heating and cooling bills almost instantly. The mere fact that you have newer windows in your home will pay off huge when it comes to the value of that property. Check out our weekly Timber and Building Materials Auction every Wednesday for a huge range of windows, doors and general building material.
One element of a home that can severely date a particular room is the flooring material found inside. Flooring trends change often, so floors that you installed even as recently as ten years ago could seem woefully outdated by today’s standards. In fact, one of the first changes that a new buyer would make to your home would likely involve installing new floors themselves. By taking the initiative to install new hardwood, timber or laminate floors, you can instantly update the look of your home and make it feel fresh and new. You can also increase the overall asking price of your property when it comes time to list it on the open market, too. Fowles has regular timber flooring sales with a huge selection at fantastic prices. If carpet is your preference, we have plenty of that too!
If you’ve decided that you’re ready to make a few simple modifications to your home that will dramatically increase your property value over time, please call Fowles today. We offer a wide range of different options, from new carpeting to new hardwood floor and everything in between, that will help take your dream home and turn it into a reality before your eyes. With our weekly auctions, you can also find everything from building materials to fully furnished kitchens at a dramatically reduced price over retail, allowing you to increase your property value and save a significant amount of money at the same time.