4 Home improvements that will add value to your property
When it come to selling your home, you want your house looking its best. Most home owners update the decor of their property before selling, but we’ve taken a look at some more costly improvements that will give you a great return on your spend, whilst adding extra incentives to future buyers.
Installing a new boiler or central heating system is one of the top home renovations with 34% 1 of home owners updating their heating. Adding a new boiler to your home could increase the overall value of your property by an estimated 5.4% 2.
Double glazing in a property is a must have to most potential buyers, so upgrading your windows can add a huge amount of value to your home. Around 79% 3 of homes have double glazing, leaving your home at a disadvantage in the market if not upgraded. You could add up to 10% 4 to the value of your home if you decide to take the step to improve your windows.
Improving the look of your garden is a great way to add value to your property. Around 26% 1 of home owners have given their garden a makeover resulting in around 7.5% 2 of added value to their homes.
Extend into the loft
Loft conversions are a great way to make your home more desirable to potential buyers by adding extra space. But a loft conversion can also add a significant amount of value to your home, with 10% 1 of home owners choosing to convert their loft space. You could add a whopping 15% 1 to your home by converting your loft space.
Penicuik provide a wide range of home improvements to keep your home energy efficient – in particular, our range of double glazing . Each of our window ranges comes with energy efficiency, style and security as standard – stop your valuable (and expensive) heat from escaping right out your windows today.
(1) www.which.co.uk, (2) www.idealhome.co.uk, (3) www.doubleglazingprices.org.uk, (4) www.maghulldoubleglazing.com