How To Impress Buyers with Luxury Home Improvements
Have you started thinking about selling your home but you’re still not sure whether you can sell it for your desired asking price? Don’t worry, even if your home is not currently in the best shape, it doesn’t mean that you can’t change that with a few simple upgrades. Keep in mind that it’s much wiser to invest money in remodeling since even some small details can help you increase your homes market value. Take a look at these interesting ideas and various luxury home improvements that will definitely impress all your potential buyers.
There is hardly any Scandinavian homeowner who doesn’t possess a sauna or a steam room. So, if you like the idea, don’t shy away from incorporating it into your place. We guarantee that your potential buyers will be swept off their feet and definitely willing to pay a few extra hundreds or even thousands of dollars to get it. After all, adding something so unique to your home will help it stand out from the crowd on a market full of luxurious houses and apartments.
Another great house upgrade would definitely be a movie or cinema room. Just imagine how luxurious your house would be if you had a special room just for watching movies and enjoying your free time with the family. Sounds amazing, doesn’t it? Well, we’re sure that any buyer would also be absolutely impressed to see a huge projector and a high-quality sound system in his potential new home. On top of that, this all sounds super-fancy and expensive, but it’s actually less costly than buying a new TV.
Improve Your Landscaping
The landscaping is what your potential buyer will see first, so make sure to improve it a bit. However, this doesn’t have to include any big investments. Just getting your lawn mowed and your yard cleaned is often enough. Of course, if you feel that some bigger alteration will pay off in the end, go for it. For example, you can hire an experienced landscaping expert who’ll make sure to turn your backyard into a beautiful green oasis.
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Sophisticated furniture for your living room
The living room is definitely one of the most important parts of every home since all the guests and visitors will see it and based on that draw various conclusions about their hosts. So, it’s only natural that the majority of your potential buyers will have rather high standards regarding its design and furniture. Therefore, if you really want to impress them, go for one of the amazing lounges which will become a focal point of the room. Not only do they look chic, but they are extremely cosy and spacious, so your buyer will definitely fall in love with this piece of furniture on first sight.
Warm Up The Bathroom
Installing heated bathroom floors may require a significant investment, but it will definitely make the price of your home skyrocket. After all, if you just think about how awful it is to step out of your shower on cold tiles, you’ll understand why heated floors have become so popular nowadays. Additionally, you can opt for a heating system that has a built-in special timer which your buyer can set in advance so that every morning when they wake up, the floor is already warm and they can truly enjoy their morning shower.
Another great and quite luxurious accessory for your bathroom would definitely be a towel warming drawer. It is quite easy to install and it will definitely add that final touch to your bathroom. All you need to do is find a drawer that can slip into your cabinetry so that you don’t have to buy a new one. Finally, we’re sure that none of your buyers have ever thought about having something like this in their homes, so take your time to remind them of all its perks and rest assured that they will absolutely love it.
Remodel Your Basement
Finally, the basement is a part of the house that we most often neglect and just use as a storage unit where we hoard everything from our old books to broken furniture. However, once you decide to sell your place, leaving your basement in such a bad shape is simply unacceptable.
First of all, it’s crucial that you get rid of all these things immediately and check whether you have any mildew down there. After you’ve made sure that everything is clean, think about all the ways how you can remodel your basement and turn it into a useful space. For example, you can build an entertainment area with a bar and ping-pong table since this is something your potential buyer would definitely find worth investing in.
As you can see, there are quite a lot of luxury home improvement ideas that can really help you turn your house into a true paradise that buyers will be more than ready to invest in. However, keep in mind to make a wise investment since you don’t want to invest more money than you’ll actually get in the end. Good luck!
Blog Contributor: Will Sandford
Will Sandford is a Sydney based wood architect, blogger, and contributor on interior design and ecology blogs. Besides that, he is also interested in home improvement combined with green technology. In his spare time, Will enjoys surfing and rock climbing. He is a regular contributor to SmoothDecorator website.