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Interior materials that increase the value of your home

Interior materials that increase the value of your home

One of the primary objectives for any real estate investor is how to add value to their property. What most people do not realise is that something as simple as your choice of materials can have a profound impact on your property value. Interior materials not only add functionality and improve the aesthetics of your home but also increase the property value. Here are some interior materials that increase the value of your home.

Add durable countertops

One of the most effective ways to increase your home’s value is to undertake a kitchen remodelling project. This is due to the fact that a kitchen revamp project adds style and value to your kitchen. However, in most instances, the resources to undertake a full kitchen renovation are simply not available. As such replacing countertops is an excellent way to add value to a kitchen without breaking the bank. Moreover, a countertop replacement exercise will not consume as much time as a full kitchen remodel.

Replacing your kitchen countertops will have an instant impact on the look of your kitchen. This is a great opportunity for you to add more durable and functional countertops. One of the most durable countertop material options you can go for is quartz. In addition, quartz comes in an exceptionally diverse variety of colours that will inject some life into your kitchen décor.

Replace outdated floors

Despite being one of the most cumbersome and expensive undertakings for homeowners, replacing outdated floors has exponential benefits. Moreover, it will drastically increase the value of your home. Replacing floors will allow you to modernise your floors and give your home a trendy facelift.

Carefully consider the materials and flooring options you will go with. take into account the intended purpose, function and use of the floor. For example, a light-coloured wall-to-wall carpet might not be the best option for your needs if you have children or pets. Possibly one of the best options to go with due to its value addition qualities is wood. In fact, wood not only retains value with time but increases in value over time. Thus, wood floors are an excellent and clever investment option. On the downside, wood floors can get damaged quite easily, and the high-end options can be prohibitively expensive.

Work on your walls

Do not forget that your walls are an opportunity for you to use colour and wall treatments to express yourself and your personality. Painting your walls is a great way to enhance the aesthetics of your home, as well as increase the home’s value. When it comes to the colour of the paint, research has shown that neutral colours are always the best and safest option to go with. Bear in mind that neutral colours do not have to be boring at all. Colours can be creatively and cleverly used to enhance the appeal of your home.

Additional treatments can be used to add beauty and style to your home. Unique details can be used in a creative and artistic way to make your home attractive, as well as increase the overall property price. There are so many options at your disposal when it comes to wall treatments that you will be spoilt for choice. All-in-all a combination of a good paint job plus clever wall treatments is sure to do your home a world of good.

These simple material upgrades and replacements will not cost you a fortune. However, they will give your home a value boost. Moreover, these great interior materials will add style and a modern feel to your home. At the end of the day it is about choosing investments that will increase the value of your home.

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Teddy Chibanguza

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