#1 Kitchen Remodel
A minor kitchen remodel typically averages at $15,000, with its average return at resale totaling over 98%. The cost includes 30 feet of re-facing for cabinets, laminate countertops, resilient flooring, wall oven, cook top, sink and fixtures.
A less expensive alternative to replacing cabinets can be to sand and paint existing cabinets. Average cost of repainting cabinets is $1,000. Average cost of re-facing cabinets with laminate cost between $1,000 to $3,000. Re-facing cabinets with real wood veneer costs on average between $3,000 to $6,000.
Adding a statement light fixture can really transform a room, and typically costs about $100 to about $500.
A new sink is a valuable addition to a kitchen remodel. Having a kitchen sink you love is worth the investment because not only is it used daily, but it can enhance the overall style and look of a kitchen. The average total cost for a kitchen sink is about $300 and $380 for the installation.
#2 Bathroom Remodel
When looking for ways to add value to your home, a minor bathroom remodel will do just that, and more! The average cost for a minor bathroom remodel is approximately $11,000, with its average return at resale totaling over 100%. The total cost covers a new, tub, floor, toilet, sink, vanity, and light fixtures. Apply a fresh coat of paint to give it a nice finishing touch. If you are on a budget, you can change up the style of the cabinets by re-staining, painting, or re-facing them.
A great way to improve the look of a small bathroom is to try out a bright paint color or tile to add personality.
Replacing dated plumbing fixtures can go a long way and change the entire style of a bathroom. You can find stunning bathroom faucets for than $100.