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Adding Value to your House

Adding extensions increases the size of your house and therefore makes it more valuable when it comes to selling it. Building a conservatory, turning an attic into a living room and turning a garage into an office or bedroom are common ways to expand your living room. Whatever is done to create more space will increase the value of the house.


Many homeowners want to make repairs on their house. Especially so that homeowners can enjoy the changes in their interior or the extra space they have made but house improvements can also add value to the house. Here are some improvements that can cause an increase in value.




House interior decoration is another thing that can increase its value. When buying a new house, many are happy to redecorate and don’t really consider bad decoration, but others do. If the decoration is such that many will not approve, it can eliminate many potential buyers. Some don’t have the time, or finances, to redecorate once they buy a house.


Many will not consider buying a house if they think it will take three years to decorate it to their satisfaction. Nowadays most modern houses have double glazing. This keeps heat in and expected by many house buyers. This makes it a good investment, both when staying there (keeping warm and reducing heating bills) and when you come to sell. Buyers will pay more for a double glazed house than one without it.