I'm so happy to be featured in the March 31/23 Interior Insider publication featuring 22 different color ideas for Kitchens.
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You might know that your home is in dire need of redesign and rejuvenation, but choosing the right time to undertake renovations is never easy. Life’s demands can get in the way, and even the weather can play a part in when you choose to start adding tasks to your to-do list. You might also be unsure what to focus on first and what needs your attention the most. As challenging as choosing the ‘right time’ can be, you might start the process after relating to any of the following points:
You’re Selling:There can already be much to do when you decide to move house, such as pack your belongings, hire a moving company, and choose a new home. However, when you decide to put your house on the market, it can be an excellent time to start renovations. When you undertake changes like new flooring and a fresh coat of paint, there’s potential for you to add value to your property. Prospective purchasers might then be willing to pay more, enabling you to achieve a more lucrative sales price in return for your hard work.
Your Property Is Being Damaged:Some house flaws are easy to live with because they don’t affect your daily life or damage your home, such as dated flooring or chipped and peeling paint. However, that’s not the same for all property issues. Worn roofing materials can lead to leaks that damage your home’s internal features, while damaged siding can allow water to seep into its main structure. You might be eager to accelerate the home renovation process if delays could result in further damage.
It’s Winter:Ideally, winter should be when you come up with ideas to make your house cozy, but it can also be an ideal time to undertake renovations. Typically, tradespeople are less busy over the colder months of the year, meaning your desired tasks might be more likely to stay on schedule. While remaining warm can be challenging when contractors are coming and going, it might be a small price to pay when you can show off a newly-completed home when summer arrives once more.
You Have a Pest Problem:Pests like termites, squirrels, and rats, can cause a significant amount of damage to a property. If you’ve identified a pest problem, you might see their presence as a sign to commence renovations. After eradicating them from your home, you can start rectifying the damage and making further alterations and changes while you already have contractors in your home.
You Aren’t Happy With Your Home:Any homeowner unhappy with their home’s design, layout, or style can start designing their dream home at any time. You don’t have to wait until your house is for sale, it’s winter, or your property is damaged. You can make changes when you have a vision in mind and want to see it brought to life.
You might not like how dark and dated your home is, or you might be eager to change the layout so it flows better for your family’s needs. Whatever the reason for your general dislike of your home, you can begin the transformation process right away.
Don’t wait until frustration sets in before you give your property a new lease on life. The best time to renovate might be now, so start planning to get the dream home you deserve.
Contact us if you need help renovating your home, book a free 15 minute design consultation to discuss your needs!
Jil Sonia McDonald - Interior Designer of Jil Sonia Interior Designs.