Browsing Category: "Home Renovation"

Expand Your Living Space With an Attic Conversion

You may have thought your current home had plenty of living space when you bought it, but your growing family is now feeling cramped and needs more room. This is a situation that happens to many people, but there are only a couple ways to solve the dilemma. Perhaps the easiest way for your growing family to gain the extra room needed is to list your home for sale and search for one with more square footage and more bedrooms. However, in the current real estate market selling and buying can be an uncertain endeavor. You may also be reluctant to leave your current neighborhood and the home you are familiar with.

Considering the disadvantages of selling your current home and searching for one that will better meet your needs, you may want to consider finding additional living space in your current home. Some of your options include building an addition, finishing your basement or converting your attic to add a room or two. Attic conversions are a popular choice of homeowners if there is unused space in the second or third floor of their home. Read the rest of this entry »

Surviving A Renovation With Kids At Home

You know how it goes. You work hard, you get on the ladder, you create a home you love, and then you have kids and quickly realise that you don’t have enough space. It’s a moment of realisation as common as mosquitos at a barbecue. Now, the dreamy option would be to sell your current abode for a tidy profit and move to a bigger house somewhere nearby. But we all know this idea tends to have one foot firmly lodged in dreamland. Read the rest of this entry »

Tired Of Your Living Space?

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It’s more common than you might think for people to feel tired and bored with their living space. After all, if you’ve lived in a particular home for many years, it’s only natural that it might lose a little bit of its charm over time. A lot of people end up feeling incredibly discouraged by this and tend to resign themselves to living in a bland, uninspiring home. However, the truth is that you don’t need to be up with it. Here are three things that you can do in order to make your living space feel just that little bit more alive and exciting. Read the rest of this entry »