Top Tips for New Jersey Remodeling & Flipping a House
Flipping houses is nothing new but the importance of quality New Jersey remodeling prior to doing so has certainly spiked in recent years. When the popularity of buying a home and quickly reselling it for a profit first emerged, little was done to the homes before the resale. With time though, buyers noticed that by investing some time, money and effort into rehabbing homes they could turn more of a profit. Not to mention they could work with homes that were in an even more severe state of disrepair.
The idea is to make sure you do not get in over your head and that you have someone to work with to complete the work. There is a lot more involved than just slapping some paint on a wall, but even that needs to be done with the utmost professionalism. It also means working with a New Jersey remodeling contractor who has the ability to know some valuable tips for making the most of your project and being able to stretch those budget dollars as far as possible.
If you have never taken on a home flipping project then you may not have any clever ideas yet. Even if you have done it before, it never hurts to learn some more tricks. So here are a few to consider:
- Refinish Cabinets – Having custom built cabinets installed throughout the entire home can get pricy. When possible reuse the existing cabinetry by refinishing or resurfacing them. However, if the cabinet placement is poorly designed and not making the maximum use of the available space you may need to consider new ones.
- Make use of Wood Under Carpet – Some homes still do have hardwood floors hidden away under carpets. Ditch the carpeting and spruce up the hardwoods. It looks better and increases the value of your home.
- Refresh Exterior Paint – The outside of the home makes the first impression and adds to the curb appeal. So a clean, fresh coat of exterior paint can make all the difference.
Making a Difference
The team you choose to work with makes all the difference as well. At Home Improvers, our New Jersey remodeling contractors know what it takes to get the job done; we have been taking care of rehabbing our own houses for resale since 2005. This is how we got started in the business, in fact.
So we have a keen, professional eye for how to make your investment home one that will attract buyers and sell quickly. We look forward to working with you and making the most out of your investment property project.