What are you planning to do with your bonus or tax refund? You’re probably thinking of a wise investment like buying a stock, investing to a new gadget or starting a new business. Have you thought of investing in a new home repair, remodeling or renovation project? There no place like home, so it is always a wise investment making your home refresh and new again by replacing your garage doors, having newly painted walls and ceilings, or remodeling your outdated kitchen. Let us dig deeper on the important things you can do as well as your options when it comes to making a good home investment.
Do you have an old garage door that is almost sticking halfway up? Then it must be the perfect time to have it fixed by a professional garage door repair company or have it replaced with a new one. One of the fastest methods to increase your home’s value is by replacing your garage door than can give you ROI of 88% while adding a major curb appeal to your home. The four garage door mechanisms include swing out, swing up, roll up, or slide to side. Choosing the right garage door mechanism usually depends on the amount of clearance including the entryway for swing up or out and ceiling for tracks. The common materials used for the construction of garage doors include wood, wood composite, steel, fiberglass and vinyl. The most authentic and beautiful material for a garage door is wood, though it is expensive, wood is easier to customize than other materials, and it can stand up well to wear. A wood composite material can achieve the same look for wooden garage doors but with a a more affordable price tag. For a lower maintenance, galvanized steel can be used for your garage door. The lightweight feature of aluminum is preferred for an extra wide double garage door. The malleability of fiberglass is good for mimicking any kind of material, while vinyl garage doors are “kid proof” due to their durability and strength making it hard to break or dent.
Painting your home is a good home remodeling project because it provides a new breath of fresh air, protection for your home investment and improve the overall look of your home. If you want a calm. Tranquil and relaxing ambiance, select a light colored paint like blue, lavender, pink or soft yellow. White and beige are not just the colors considered as neutral because you can select varying shades of neutral colors for variation like almond walls with red toned browns, offering flexibility and elegance. When planning for a kitchen remodeling project, you can either repair or replace kitchen cabinets, countertops or your kitchen door.