7 Reasons You Should Remodel Your Whole Home to Match Your Family’s Needs

If your current home isn’t meeting all of your family’s needs, it may be time to consider a whole house remodel. By remodeling your home, you will not have to worry about searching for a new house, packing, moving, and losing those fabulous neighbors that you absolutely love. The kids don’t have to make new friends or change schools just to live in a more functional and well-designed home. Here are 7 more reasons why you should remodel your home so that it matches your family’s changing needs:

1.     Keep what You Love: With a whole house remodel, you can keep the parts of your house that you love while changing the parts you don’t.

2.     Expand Living Space and Natural Lighting: You can open up your living area which will expand your living space, increase the natural light coming into the house and make it possible to see everyone when you have family and friends over.

3.     Recreate the Floor Plan: You can increase the functionality of your home by reconfiguring your floor plan and creating a plan that works best for your family.

4.     Upgrade the Basics: When you remodel the whole house, it is the perfect time to upgrade the electric, plumbing and heating and cooling systems. This will help keep your utility bills much lower.

5.     Update Windows: You can make changes to the exterior of your house as well. Siding, windows, and doors can be replaced, added, or moved while you are remodeling the interior as well. This will add value to your house and improve curb appeal, too.

6.     Add Functionality: If you are adding on to your home while remodeling, you could add an extra bathroom or two as well as a new bedroom, family room, office, or any other room that you might need.

7.     Add an Outdoor Living Space: It is becoming more common for people to spend a lot of time outside, so your remodel may include a beautiful deck, covered porch and pergola areas.

Many times people will spend months searching for the perfect house. Finding the perfect house doesn’t always mean that you’ve found your dream home. You may find a house with one specific thing that you love, so you buy it with plans to remodel later. We suggest that you begin by making a list of things you would like to change. Include pictures that you find online or sketch it yourself.

@Design Remodel is located in Mashpee and we provide all types of remodeling services to homeowners in the Cape Cod area. Give us a call at 508-477-9003 if you’re interested in remodeling with us.