Home renovations are quite commonplace here in the United States, particularly when it comes to kitchen and bathroom renovations. After all, the typical household will spend quite a bit of time in both of these spaces, and having them up to date and enjoyable to spend time in is a must. For many people, there are many things to be considered in the process of renovating any aspect of the home, from the budget to the potential return on investment to the actual changes that must be made.
Budget is important to discuss, as home renovations projects, from whole house remodeling to even just bathroom or kitchen remodeling, can be quite expensive indeed. In fact, it is not uncommon for an extensive kitchen renovations project to costs well over $10,000 when all is said and done. However, the return on investment for even the most minor of kitchen renovations can often be more than 82%, with an even bigger return on investment for a more extensive kitchen renovation. Therefore, those who are renovating their home in order to prepare it to be put up for sale often find that even the most extensive and expensive of all renovations actually end up paying off at the end of the day.
The same can be said for bathroom renovations projects, especially if the bathroom in question is quite old and outdated. Fortunately, a bathroom renovation can have a considerable return on investment as well, one that exceeds 86%, sometimes by quite a bit. For many people, updating the shower is the way to do this, and more than 85% of those who are changing up their bathrooms will be updating the shower or bathtub in some way as well, often changing the size and shape of it, as well as the faucets and spray features to make it more modern and enjoyable to use.
When it comes to kitchen remodeling projects, the whole style of the kitchen will be changed more than three quarters of the time (in around 76% of all such remodeling projects, to be just a little bit more specific). After all, from the cabinets to the appliances, older homes often have kitchens that are quite a bit outdated and not so appealing to potential home buyers – even in cases where these kitchens are still fully functional. Changing up the countertop in place is another great way to modernize a kitchen.
For many home owners, quartz countertops are the way to go. Quartz countertops have become quite popular in recent years, as surveys even show that, among those replacing their countertops, more than 90% of all home owners will choose some kind of natural stone material for their new ones. Of course, quartz countertops fall into that category. And quartz countertops are certainly ideal in many different ways and in so many different homes and kitchens themselves.
For one thing, quartz countertops are hugely appealing, sure to take the attention of anyone who walks into the room for the first time. Quartz countertops are also quite durable, meaning that quartz countertops that are well cared for will more than stand the test of time. Easy to clean and care for, quartz countertops make a great addition to just about every single space, and provide the updated countertops that prospective home buyers so often want to see.
For many people, changing up the flooring in the kitchen space is also ideal, and is something that will be conducted in more than 70% of all home renovations projects here in the United States. Hardwood flooring is often the ideal flooring choice, as it is hugely popular among those who are looking to buy a home. As a matter of fact, more than half of all prospective home buyers (around 54% of them, to be just a little bit more precise) have stated that they would actually pay considerably more for a home with hardwood flooring than for one without. This means that investing in hardwood floors of just about any variety is something that is more than likely to pay off at the end of the day for sellers of homes throughout the United States.