Home improvements you need to make ASAP
Author: spencer   June 10, 2017

Are you getting ready to put your home on the market or do you just want to give your home a fresh look? Whatever the situation may be we have put together a list of home improvement ideas you can do to freshen up your place and increase its value!

Six home improvement ideas:

  1. Landscaping
  2. Flooring
  3. Fresh windows
  4. New paint
  5. Update fixtures
  6. Update kitchen and bathroom


Do you want people to drive by your home and be in awe of its beauty? If so, landscaping is where you need to start. Creating a beautiful outdoor oasis is a great way to give your home great curb appeal. This is especially important when you go to sell your home because you want your home to make buyers take a second look.


Even though it’s the one thing below our feet, the right flooring is essential to freshen up your home. While carpet tends to catch more dirt and buildup, more homeowners are replacing their old carpet with hardwood floors. Hardwoods floors are not only great to look at, but they can also increase the value of your home.

Fresh windows

Old, cracked, and broken windows need to be replaced not only for cosmetic purposes but they can be dangerous and make your electric bill skyrocket due to leaking heat or air. If your windows are in good condition they may just need a good cleaning so they can shine like new again!

New paint

There’s no better way to give any room a new look than with a fresh coat of paint. Over time paint can fade, and get dirty so the best way to catch the eye of potential buyers is to give your home a fresh clean look with a new coat of paint.

Update fixtures

Some homes have more fixtures than others so it is important to look in and outside of your home to see what fixtures need to be replaced. You may find that your outside lights, ceiling fans, or bathroom lighting is looking a little dated, so the best way to make your home look like it’s from the 21st century is to update all of your fixtures that often time get overlooked during the remodeling process.

Update kitchen and bathroom

What do buyers want the most when looking for a home? An updated kitchen and bathroom. If you don’t want to completely remodel the kitchen and bathroom you can make simple fixes such as updating some of the fixtures, and flooring.

Home improvements can be time-consuming and costly, but they are almost always worth it in the long run.