The value of your home is essential when you are getting ready to sell. While you prepare your home to put on the market, you realize there are some problem areas you want to fix. A whole kitchen and bathroom revamp often increases the value of a home. Many homeowners wonder if replacing the windows and doors will impact the price of your Naperville, IL, area house.
Do Personal Projects Increase Value?
There is one thing that most experts agree upon, and that’s that personal projects do not garner an increase in the home. Take the installation of a home studio—while it benefits the current owner, the future owner has no interest in a home studio.
Many homebuyers look for noticeable upgrades like flooring, paint, and landscaping. However, the real value lies with new roofs, siding, exterior paint, plumbing, air conditioning, and windows. So, yes, windows can increase the value of your property.
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What Are the Benefits of Window Replacement?
One of the most significant benefits of window replacement is the energy efficiency it provides the home. Current and future homeowners will benefit from lower heating and cooling costs when installing the right windows.
You should look for ENERGY STAR-certified windows to get the most prominent energy efficiency benefits. Homeowners can also get a tax credit for installing these kinds of windows.
Types of Windows
Once you decide to replace your windows, you need to find the type of window that works best for your home. Opal Enterprises offer a range of window replacement options, including:
- Composite windows
- Fiberglass windows
- Wood windows
- Vinyl windows
There are many window design options to fit the style of your home’s interior and exterior. The most popular option is vinyl windows. Work with our design and remodeling experts to learn more about window grid styles and find the best choice.
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Other Home Improvement Projects That Add Value to Your Home
A finished basement can quickly turn into a rental property or in-law suite. The basement can help you sell your home as the new homeowners have a built-in rental opportunity. It can be hard for a home buyer to pass up making money. A basement remodel may not be at the top of your list, and not every home has a basement.
Some other top renovation projects increase the value of your home, including:
- Replacing with fiber cement siding
- Replacing vinyl siding
- Door replacements
- Deck additions
- Basement remodels
Each remodeling project has its pros and cons. You need to work with an experienced remodeler to determine which remodeling projects you should focus your efforts on. A renovation project does not guarantee a return on investment, but it can help you sell your home.
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Opal Enterprises: Remodeling Experts
If you are in the Naperville or Des Plaines area, you need a contractor who knows how your area’s homes are built and how they withstand the elements. Opal Enterprises has been committed to helping our community since 2003.
We have obtained various certifications and accolades for our remodeling expertise. Contact us to get started on your window replacement today.
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