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5 Simple Tips to Add Value to Your Home!

Blog by Robert & Matthew Johnston | August 7th, 2018

Whether you are thinking of selling your home or just looking to add to the value, these simple tips can come in handy. The simple upgrades won’t cost you tons of money, but they can help in small ways to increase the value of your home without breaking your bank!

1. Keep A Clean Front Yard

Ensure your home offers lots of curb appeal by removing weeds, maintaining your garden and even adding colorful plants that give your home the “WOW” factor. Doing these simple tasks can help improve home buyers first impression of your home, and add value to the home buyer.

2. Clean, Clean, Clean

Performing a deep clean on your home can improve the look, but also help you notice small areas that may need improving. It can help you find areas that may need painting repairs or tile that needs to be grouted.

3. Declutter Your Home!

Getting rid of clutter can help make your home appear more spacious and cleaner. When potential buyers come to view your home they will be able to envision what their belongings will look like in your home. You want to make your home feel as spacious as possible!

4. Freshen Up Your Bathroom

Perform small upgrades to your bathroom to freshen up the space. Add new grout, upgrade your faucet, update your door knobs and cabinet pulls and even buy a new toilet seat. These simple upgrades won’t cost you thousands of dollars and they can help to give your bathroom an upgrade.

5. Neutral Colours

Experts say that buyers look for neutral colours when house hunting. If you have any orange or bright pink walls, consider painting your home with more neutral, toned down wall colours.