Without a doubt, planning and executing a home renovation project are two of the most stressful endeavors there is.
Apart from essentially requiring a cohesive and strategic plan that puts it into place, it would also connote an additional strain on your finances. After all, an extensive major home renovation would likely cause you to incur numerous inevitable expenses. However, know that any type of renovation done on the home would all be very much worth it in the end as more often than not, it can provide excellent return on investment in the future should you ever wish to sell it.
Renovations may be purely aesthetic, functional or a combination of both. Regardless of what the renovation may be, it would always aim to provide optimal comfort to its residents or improve its overall aesthetic. Whichever of the two it may be, a home renovation always seeks to enhance. However, there are also instances wherein a home renovation is done in order to preserve a home and maintain it. It might be that the condition of a home is rapidly deteriorating and would require significant changes in the form of renovation projects in order to save. In this regard, a home renovation would not only be recommended but paramount to sustain the integrity of your home, ensure its functionality and usability. More often than not, our homes would give us overt signs that it is already in dire need of renovation and repair but unfortunately, we tend to neglect or overlook them. However, we should correct this attitude as delaying necessary repairs and renovation work would only aggravate an existing problem. Resultantly, a bigger financial expense for repairs would ensue.
In any case, whether you are priming your Makati Philippine Condos for sale or are hoping to improve your home’s durability, here are some of the signs that might prompt you to undertake a major renovation work:
Paint is starting to chip
Over time, paint can chip and as a result, you would be compelled to repaint them. However, paint deterioration and chipping can occur even just after a few years after it was first applied. This occurs when walls are not properly cleaned and primed before paint was applied. With this in mind, ensure that you remove the existing paint using steel wool and have the wall cleaned. Be sure to apply putty on holes and uneven surfaces. In this way, a fresh coat of paint would adhere evenly to the wall.
Generally, any type of infestation would already be a cause of concern. However, a termite infestation is a whole other level of domestic dilemma that you should take care of immediately. Why? Termites are literally eating your home and destroying wood panels. Should you hear any hollow sounds upon knocking on the wooden parts of your home, there is a likely chance that an infestation has already begun. To address this, call a pest control expert. For prevention purposes, spray your homes with solignum every four to six months.
Floor Tiles Detachment
Over time, it is reasonably expected for your flooring to get damaged and destroyed. This is ordinary wear and tear which can be attributed to the foot traffic your home experiences coupled with the furniture pieces that it bears. In some cases, it might be caused by the improper application of adhesive such as cement. In any case, if your floor is already starting to detach, now might be a good time to contact a carpenter for replacements. This time, be sure to use the appropriate tile adhesive.
In no case should you ever overlook a leaking roof. The moment it leaks should be the precise moment you decide to repair it. After all, it can only mean two things: Either you have hired a substandard roof installing service or your roof is old, rotten and would need replacement. It might be costly to repair the roof depending on the square footage of your home. However, it is imperative that you replace this as soon as you can lest you have an even bigger problem.