From Ordinary to Extraordinary: Remodeling Ideas

From Ordinary to Extraordinary: Remodeling Ideas

4 Ways You Can Tell It Is Time to Start A Home Renovation Project

Mila Legrand

The state of your home determines the amount of comfort that you will experience when living inside it. It also determines how long the house will last and the value of the home. If you bought a home that someone had lived in before, or you have been living in the same house for a long time, you should consider getting a professional building contractor to assess your renovation needs. Here are four ways you can tell that you should consider home renovations.

When the Roof is Leaking

A leaking roof is one of the most dangerous things that can happen to your home's structural integrity. The presence of water from the rain and snow inside the roof membrane, the walls and the attic causes a lot of structural damage. First, the water on the walls will lead to swelling and bubbling of the paint. Additionally, it can lead to mould development and massive mould damage in the house. Water damage also leads to the rotting of the wooden truss and stains on the ceiling.

It is advisable to get a professional roofing contractor for roof renovations when you start seeing damage signs. With a professional's help, you will have a beautiful roof within the shortest time.

When the Floors Get Worn Out

Worn-out floors are the second indicator that your building might be damaged and needs repairs. For example, potholes on concrete are an indication of extensive water damage. Cracks and rotting of wooden floorboards are an indication that you need to replace the damaged parts. Renovating the floor is one of the most beneficial home renovation projects you can undertake because the floor's condition can determine the foundation's state and the home's overall structural integrity.

When the Paint Starts Chipping

Another indicator that you might need to renovate is chipping paint. Chipped paint indicates age and the adverse effects of the wind, the sun, and other extreme weather conditions. A simple repainting of your home's interiors and exteriors can significantly improve the value and curb appeal of the house.

Additionally, it would help if you thought about renovation when you notice that your home has several outdated features. Replacing them with those that match current home décor trends can make your home more stylish and attractive.

The most important thing is to hire a professional to assess your home and determine which parts of the house need renovation. They will help you increase the value, beauty and efficiency of your home. 


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From Ordinary to Extraordinary: Remodeling Ideas

Salutations! My name is Donna, and this is my remodelling blog. On this blog, I plan to write about everything, from hiring remodelling contractors, to doing the work yourself, to choosing the finishing touches to complement your project. My writing draws from my experience remodelling my first home, and I also plan to include some of the research I have done on this topic as well. I am a mum for four kids who are all grown, and my first grandchild is on the way soon. I love to knit, quilt and spin. I also love to read design magazines and spend time in nature. Thanks for reading.