Here at Parker & Sons we have a relentless passion for home services. There is nothing we love more than a beautiful, well maintained, fully-functional home. As part of that passion, it is our mission to deliver the highest quality home service work in the Valley. Scheduling regular home maintenance is one of the best ways to help maintain the value of your home. However, it isn’t the only thing that contributes to value of your home. Today, we are going to cover a few tips for maintaining the value of your home.
1. Heads up
Look out! What is tat above your head? Why, it is nothing other than your roof. You know, the thing that makes your home “indoors.” The thing that protects you from the sun, rain, dust storms, and whatever else the elements may throw at you. Over the years you roof is exposed to a lot. Eventually it is going to have to be replaces. It may be expensive, but investing in a new roof can really boost the value of your home.
2. Update, Update
Just like your roof, your appliances will wear down over time. There comes a point when they need to be replaced. Update, don’t upgrade is a great motto when this time comes. You don’t need to have the fanciest appliances in the world, but it sure helps to have modern, new appliances. In addition to adding value to your home, this philosophy will save you money, so you profit on both end!
3. Judge a House by its Cover
Sure, you have been told not to judge a book by its cover, but isn’t it hard not to? The same can be said for houses. People will judge your home based on their first impression. And their first impression is going to be of its exterior. A new paint job can really boost the appearance of your home, and thus its value. This is an investment that is sure to pay off big time.