Remodeling Your Starter Home the Right Way



Starter homes are temporary for most homeowners. However, some people become fond of their starter home and decide to turn it into a long-term residence. You might be considering a home renovation because you have grown attached to your starter home. To help you make the most of your remodeling plans, here are some tips to keep in mind.

Increase Your Outdoor Living Space

If you’re planning to add a patio, outdoor kitchen or an outdoor living room, then consider having a deck built on your starter home. With a new deck, you get a great place to relax with your family or entertain when you have guests. Depending on your preference, you can choose wood or a composite material for your deck. Talk to your contractor so that they can help you select the right material that complements your home’s exterior.

Carefully Design Your Kitchen & Bathroom Remodel

Since you’re planning a major overhaul of your home’s interior, it’s important to plan out your new bathroom and kitchen remodel carefully. These areas are usually the busiest places in your home, so make sure that you incorporate features that add better comfort and convenience. If you want to enhance your living experience, observe how you and your family use your kitchen and bathroom so that you’ll get ideas on how they can be improved. Discuss this with a trusted contractor so that they can provide solutions to your needs.

Add Better Lighting & Fixtures

If your starter home’s lighting fixtures haven’t been replaced since it was built, then make sure to upgrade them during your home remodel. Select a style that follows your new interior design and enhances its appeal. You may also want to install low-voltage lighting along the walkways, driveway and patio to create a nice ambiance during the evenings, whether you’re relaxing with your family or hosting a party with guests.

Let’s Start a Conversation!

Call in DreamMaker Bath & Kitchen of Ogden for your next home remodel! You can reach us at (801) 436-8886 or fill out our contact form to get in touch with our experts. Our service areas include North Ogden, Plain City, West Point, West Haven, Pleasant View, Farr West, Marriott-Slaterville, South Ogden, Ogden, Eden and Riverdale, as well as the surrounding communities.

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