Top Two Renovations to Add Value to Your Home

 

#1 Kitchen Remodel

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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.

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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.

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Adding a statement light fixture can really transform a room, and typically costs about $100 to about $500.

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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

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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.

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A great way to improve the look of a small bathroom is to try out a bright paint color or tile to add personality.

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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.


Resources

https://www.homeadvisor.com/r/budget-bathroom-makeovers/

https://www.hgtv.com/design/real-estate/top-home-updates-that-pay-off-pictures

https://www.homeadvisor.com/cost/plumbing/install-a-sink/