30 Apr How to lower the COST OF RENOVATIONS IN 2020
Tips to lower your renovation costs
LDG Constructions have over 40 years experience in the building industry building both new homes and providing extraordinary renovation services to customers around the Sunshine Coast, QLD. Building houses is often expensive and more and more people are choosing to renovate/rebuild their existing house rather than sell and move. There are several advantages to this approach but as with any project, there are also things to look out for. We will discuss this further in the article below as well as what to look for when considering renovations and how to make sure the project is completed on time and on budget.
Main Reasons to Renovate on the Sunshine Coast
Most people decide to renovate their home or unit because they would like to increase their comfort level and enjoy their home more. This can be done by improving its functionality and flow to make the house more efficient. Sometimes there are safety reasons that need to be addressed with some renovations. It could also be Style changes or to increase the value of the property. All good reasons to renovate.
We should just quickly mention that If you are purchasing a home that you think will be easy and cheap to renovate, keep in mind if you are planning on changing the floor plan of the house this will more than likely end up being a very expensive exercise. To avoid these kinds of pitfalls talk to a builder renovator before buying a home like this.
Estimating the cost of renovation.
Whether you intend to modernise an old bathroom, toilet or kitchen or boost your outdoor area with a new or upgraded deck, you must estimate the cost, work and time involved in the project. Having a lot of inspiration will help you figure out what it is you would actually like to achieve. Having a clear idea of what you want will streamline the process and make sure that you are happy with the finished product. Research the materials and finishes that you would like to use and make sure you know what your budget is.
Building Renovations Sunshine Coast
With clear ideas and examples, it is time to contact your renovations specialist for quotes. Research your market and find a builder renovator that is experienced, has great customer reviews, guarantees their work and workmanship and is QBCC registered.
By hiring an experienced specialist you will save yourself a lot of time and money. They will be able to work with your ideas and bring your project to life. Your chosen building renovator will provide you with a ballpark cost guide, practical plan so you are aware of the processes involved and an overall project plan detailing all areas affected by the renovation.
Preparation, thorough planning and budgeting are vital before you start. Detailed documentation of costings will make sure that you know exactly how much your project will cost and what to expect.
Contact LDG Constructions
LDG CONSTRUCTIONS would love to provide your project free ADVICE & COSTINGS as a guide for your home renovation ideas, simply call or email the team today.