When facing the daunting task up updating a house, many homeowners tend to put off renovations and upgrades to a later date. If you are not ready to give up your living space for an extended period of time in order to perform a major home overhaul, you may want to instead consider the benefits of investing some of your time to increase total home value with simple living space improvements.
The following DIY jobs can be started and completed in one weekend, and still add significant value to your property as a whole.
Brighten a Space
Making your home brighter can have a great effect on the appearance of your interior space as a whole.
Lightening up your living area brings a clean feeling to the inside and helps it to look new and fresh. To keep your home looking bright inside, replace old lights with bright energy-saving bulbs. This will add much needed light while improving your home’s energy-consciousness.
Other ways to brighten your home’s interior include repainting walls with a fresh coat of paint, or lightening kitchen cabinet colors with a white or cream finish.
Update a Room
If the thought of home improvement sounds overwhelming, try focusing on only updating one room at a time. Doing so can help you to manage your stress while working within your allotted budget.
See the infographic below for more information about simple projects that can increase your overall property value.