LBA Design Group provides renovation and construction services to home and vacation property owners, in the Kingston, Amherstview and Bath areas of Ontario.
Advancements in home improvement products today, really allow homeowners to stretch their renovation budgets and increase property value at an affordable price.
Finishing your basement also adds value to your home while increasing living space.
Realtors will tell you that renovations to kitchens and bathrooms are two of the most cost effective ways to improve the value of your home. A bright, clean laundry room on the bedroom level is another great selling feature.
Bathroom renovations tend to be the most desired of all home improvement projects because of the value and utility they contribute. On a per square foot basis, bathroom renovations can cost more than kitchen renovations, but due to their smaller size, the total outlay to renovate a bathroom is usually less than to renovate a kitchen.
Basement finishing and renovation projects are the next most popular home improvement category in Canada. On a per square foot basis, the costs to renovate or finish a basement are usually lower than for either bathrooms or kitchens. One of the principal benefits to finishing or renovating a basement, is to increase the size and quality of the home's living space, which in turn, improves property value. Learn about finishing basements...
After basements, deck construction is the next most popular Canadian home improvement project. Like basements, decks increase living and entertainment space at a relatively low cost per square foot. Taken together, deck and fence projects account for more Canadian home improvement expenditures than any other single category.
In many older homes, laundry rooms were often relegated to the basement. These laundry rooms often present a hidden opportunty to unlock significant value in a home renovation. Adding a bright, clean, new laundry room to an upper floor is a welcome convenience that can add significantly to a home’s resale value. Enlarging an adjacent bathroom in the process can add even more.
If you would like to arrange a complimentary review of your home or cottage to discuss a renovation project, call or text us at 613‑453‑1186. We'll look forward to speaking with you.