Thinking of renovating your home?
As we spend more time at home, experts believe that now is the best time to undertake home improvement projects. The total value of home renovation is projected to increase from $33.2 billion in 2017 to nearly $36 billion in 2020 and there is a good reason for it. Security installation, roofing, gardening, outdoor home improvement, home pool and spas all saw significant increases.
Benefits of Reno
Making Your Home More Comfortable And Functional
Lower energy costs
Raise the value of your property
What can renovators do?
• Organise plans and documentation for local council approval as required
• Minor & major repairs
• Consult with professional services i.e. interior designers, structural engineers, etc.
• Detailed structural renovations (incl. install of structural beams)
• Wall removal and creation of more sociable open-plan spaces
• Project manage all aspects of your full renovation project
• Prepare your property for sale or auction
• New kitchen renovations
• New bathroom renovations
• External kitchen installations into alfresco areas
• New laundry renovations
• Cinema rooms
• New mother & baby rooms
• Extensions and additions
• Customised window, stacker doors and bi-fold installations
• External / detached home office builds
What does it cost?
While a full-house makeover seems easy when it’s edited down to a half an hour show, the reality is a bit different. There are a lot of factors to consider.
Almost 50% of renovations in Australia cost between $40,000 and $300,000.
The hourly cost of a home renovator is between $50/hr and $100/hr depending on their experience and location.
Let's break it down a little:
|Approximate Cost||Factors to consider|
|Kitchen||$10k - $45k||Kitchen size and material quality|
|Bathroom||$10k - $35k||Tiles|
|$10k - $15k||Flooring|
|Bedroom||$2k - $25k||En-suite addition|
How do I establish a budget for the renovation?
According to the experts, before renovation property owner needs to ask themselves the following questions:
What’s the current value of your property?
What would you sell it for right now?
Do I need a kitchen renovation? Or just a bathroom renovation? Perhaps both.
What the property might be worth when it’s renovated?
The Importance Of Using Professionals
In order for your home renovation to look as good as possible, you should consider hiring a professional contractor that will be able to undertake the work for you. This will also have the advantage of eliminating the time and effort that it would take you to complete the work yourself. An experienced contractor will be able to offer advice about whether the plans you have for the renovation are realistic and what alternatives you may want to consider instead. They will also know what changes would offer you the greatest value for money. It's important to check contractors experience and insurance.
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