Home Remodeling to Increase Your Calgary Home Value
If you are planning to sell your Calgary home, remodeling your house can add value in the market. With no doubt you can make more money out of it. You need not reconstruct completely, instead you can work on the main areas that play an important role in adding value to your home. Kitchen remodeling and basement remodeling are few of them. The most attractive part is that you don’t have to spend much to remodel these areas since they are not very large in nature.
A few changes that can be made to remodel the kitchen is to start off with changing the cabinets. Cabinets are the ones that catch the attention of the one who enters the kitchen. Adding new appliances plays a significant role in kitchen remodeling. Replacing the older sinks with a new stainless steel sinks add beauty and appear fresh. Removing the old tiles or backsplash and sticking the new ones transforms the look. It would be a good idea to do some flooring work to match the above said changes. A fresh coat of paint can make your kitchen a brand new one and smells fresh too. New counter tops and replacement of furniture such as breakfast tables and chairs, island carts, etc will appear pleasing to the buyers.
In most houses, bathrooms will be much smaller. So it doesn’t cost you much as that of kitchen remodel. Only few areas can be concentrated such as replacing bathroom flooring and tile, replacing cabinets, countertops and vanities, sinks, and changing tubs and showers. You can also give a coat of paint if necessary. If you think remodeling your bathroom can add its real estate value, you can include more bathroom remodeling work.
Roofing plays a vital role in increasing the value of your house. A complete restoration of roofs becomes necessary if they are too old to bear any climatic changes. Likewise are the gutters, sidings, decks and patio covers. Even though it is not necessary to cover all these areas, any repairs on these can be solved to stay away from any of the troubles.
Even though it is not necessary to remodel your home, if it can benefit you in terms of tax, you can blindly carry out the work. Yes! When you sell your house, you will be charged tax on capital gain. It means, any money made over its value will be taxed. However, you can declare the proofs of improvements made to the hone such as kitchen remodeling, plumbing or wiring, exterior upgrades etc, to get tax benefits.
The above said may sound easy till you find the best and trustworthy remodeling company at your service. These changes can only attract the buyers with a good finishing work. So choosing the right remodeling company is a must.