Indoor Finishing Makes All the Difference
For most of us, our homes are our single largest expense and it's important to protect our investment wherever possible. If you are considering selling, or are looking to make some updates that will pay dividends down the road, there are several areas of the house that will provide enjoyment today and enhance re-sale prospects tomorrow. From lighting to fixtures to floors, it's not hard to find cost-effective interior finishes that will fit the bill.
Halo Gimbal Recessed Lighting Kit
Proper lighting is one of the most important, and least thought about, elements in the home. Improper lighting causes eye-strain and literally leaves a beautiful interior in the dark. The Halo Gimbal Recessed Lighting kit is cost effective and an easy DIY installation project. Add as many as you need and position the light to its best advantage. Available at/photo credit: Homedepot.com.
Good Earth One-Light Bronze Flushmount Ceiling Light
Many mid-twentieth century homes come with the standard ceiling light. Replace your old and outdated fixtures throughout the home with the Good Earth One-Light Bronze Flushmount Ceiling light. This well-priced fixture provides enhanced overall lighting at a reasonable price. Available at/photo credit: Lowes.com.
Peerless Chrome Kitchen Faucet with Spray
Nothing perks up a kitchen like a new faucet set. The Peerless Chrome Kitchen Faucet with sprayer offers updated style and sparkle, without breaking the bank. And old, outdated, faucet set is often dirty and scratched-not the best message to be putting out to potential buyers! Available at/photo credit: Lowes.com.
Delta Chrome Double Handle Bathroom Faucet
The Delta Chrome Double Handle Bathroom Faucet will be an instant upgrade in the look and quality of your bathroom. An older faucet set can be dingy and grimy-which doesn't say quality and value. For a very reasonable price, one of the most important rooms in your home will get an instant facelift with a new faucet. Available at/photo credit: Lowes.com.
Polyurethane Crown Molding
Detail molding such as this Polyurethane Crown Molding is an inexpensive DIY project that adds a big bang for the buck in any home. The finishing touches on any wall, crown molding, chair rails and baseboard moldings are the mark of quality. Select the right size and style for your home and watch your room come to life with the addition of beautiful millwork. Available at/photo credit: Homedepot.com.
Benjamin Moore Paint Selector
A coat of fresh paint on walls and trim is the least expensive and best way to upgrade a space. Benjamin Moore, as well as many other paint dealers, offers many tools to help you select the right colors and look for your home. Over time, all walls take a beating and start to look their age. They will look new again with a clean coat of paint in a fresh new color. Available at/photo credit: Benjaminmoore.com.
Ikea Antonius Laundry System
The laundry room is one of the most important spaces in the home. Whether you have a full-scale room or a small closet, built-in storage provides a high-end appeal at a very reasonable price. The Antonius Laundry Storage system works within any space and offers a great selection of storage and surface options to help make light work of the family laundry. Available at/photo credit: Ikea.com.
Ikea Broder Closet Storage System
The Broder Closet Storage System will keep your clothes organized and your closet tidy. Impress snoops and potential buyers alike with this flexible built-in storage system that can be customized to fit your needs, and reconfigured in the future. Closet storage systems make the most of available space-whether a small closet or an opulent dressing room. Available at/photo credit: Ikea.com.
Bellawood Brazilian Cherry Wood Floor
Beautiful hard wood floors like the Bellawood Brazilian Cherry Wood Floor add many dollar signs to the value of a home. They add warmth and elegance, charm and sophistication to any space and pre-finished products have hard surfaces that are virtually maintenance free. Replacing old, worn out wall-to-wall carpeting with a beautiful wood floor will immediately enhance the value of any home. Available at/photo credit: Lumberliquidators.com.