Are you looking to do renovations to your home? Do you want it to give you a return on investment? Below are the top renovations that pay back!

Disappear in your Personal Spa Bathroom
Today’s stress-filled world leaves us all crying out for rest and relaxation. By making your bathroom the best it can be will generate a 56% higher return on investment than the average return on other popular renovations. The goal should be to create a spa-like environment in your bathroom by installing a soaker tub with relaxing jets, or perhaps a new steam shower stall.

It all Starts at the Curb
We all know the value of a first impression. Landscaping the front and backyard of your home will give you a 7% better return on your renovating dollar over the average return on other popular renovations. Increasing your curb appeal can be as simple as adding containers of brightly coloured flowers. Another idea would be to add a low maintenance garden for blocks of colour and texture. Also consider a simple water fixture in the backyard to add ambience.

The Kitchen is the Hub
Ever wonder why “kitchen parties” naturally occur every time you have a get-together? Well, it’s because the kitchen is the hub of every home. It’s where we get nourishment and refreshment, and where we gather and regroup after a busy day. It is a room with real value for every family. We’ve learned that kitchen upgrades can really deliver, with a 44% higher return on investment than the average return on other popular renovations.

Great Ideas Underfoot
Great-looking floors are a strong feature of any home. They often make all the difference. This upgrade can generate a 22% better return on investment than the average reno. Start by ripping out that dated wall-to-wall carpet. Then sand your existing floors down and refinish them, or choose one of the many easy-to-install affordable laminates now available. A darker stain gives an elegant yet up-to-date look.

Try a Fresh Coat of Paint
The dramatic effect paint can have on any living environment is often overlooked but by simply repainting the walls gives you a 29% better rate of return than other popular renos. You can go neutral with splashes of colour or warm and dramatic. Trends include rich, vegetal mature hues influenced by our natural environment. Different textures are important this year.

Thinking of Selling your home and wondering what Renovations you should do before selling? Contact the Saugeen Team for help! That’s what we’re here for!