When thinking about exterior improvements for your home, there’s more than one thing to consider. Yes, it is important to make your home look and feel the way you want it to, but exterior improvements can also add to the value of your home.

There are a number of changes and additions you can make to the outside of your property that will boost its potential value and make it a more attractive proposition to potential buyers.

Extensions

An extension is always good because it gives you more room and a new space to do whatever you want with it. But it’s also a sure-fire way to improve the value of your home.

Loft conversions are very popular because they take a space you already have and turn it into something new. You don’t need to do any major building work to make a loft conversion a reality, simply draw up a design and get some reputable builders in to take of it. What you end up with is another bedroom or office space that potential buyers will love.

A rear conservatory extension is more involved, but also gives you a great, warm vantage point from which to enjoy your garden. A conservatory extension is also great during summer barbeques and parties, making for nice indoor-outdoor flow. Going for a rear extension also adds a good deal of value to your property, with the outlay more than made up for by the increases you’ll see in property value.

Add Parking

In cities and towns where space is at a premium, off-road, secure parking is a great way to increase the value of your home.

In many spots, even finding somewhere to park outside your own home can be nigh on impossible, so buyers are always very pleased when they see a property that does away with this issue. Even a compact, one car garage more than pays for itself in terms of added property value.

Even if you aren’t thinking about selling your home, dedicated parking is a luxury that means no more hunting up and down the street for somewhere to park. And you get to know that your car is safe and secure.

Exterior Wall Finish

Even if your house is in perfect structural condition, poor exterior looks can make it seem otherwise. In property – as in every other area of life – appearances are everything and a dirty, cracked exterior wall wish push down the potential value of your home.

Going for a robust, weatherproof exterior finish for your property makes it look great, protects it from the elements and raises overall value. The outlay involved in an exterior wall finish is more than made up for by the attendant rise in price your home will see. Besides, your house will look great either way, and you’ll know you’re fully protected against even the very worst British weather.

If you want to finish the exterior of your home, or for any other painting and decorating needs, contact us today. A professional, family business, we can take care of your needs and always deliver work of the highest standard.