Knowing the value of the project when remodeling your home is important whether you’re planning on selling or not. One of the best sources forshowing what to expect financially is a series of articles at About.com,Home Repair ROI. But, there’s more to value than money.
If the front of your home looks like something out of a sixties B movie, and your curb has more appeal than your home, you should do something. Obviously you shouldn’t just throw money at the problem, but putting some thought and a little money there is simply smart.
Also, in terms of comfort, safety and convenience for your family, value isn’t measured in dollars here, either. Its interesting to see people put money into their home just before putting it up for sale. It makes more sense to remodel and enjoy the value now. Clean and stage before selling.