When you’re selling a home, you want to maximize your profits (or in some cases, minimize your losses). And in order to do this, you might be tempted to perform some routine upgrades on your home to increase its appeal to potential buyers. But some home upgrades don’t offer a worthwhile return on the investment, and a few can even cost a lot more than they are worth to the average buyer.
Let’s take a look at six of the dumbest upgrades you can make when selling your home, and hopefully – you’ll heed the warning, and think twice about spending the money!Home Office
A well-appointed home office may appeal to the work-from-home set, but to the [...]
There’s no shortage of swanky real estate in Crystal Bay, Nevada. After all, this exclusive little enclave is known as a haven for the wealthy. And who can blame them? The idyllic lakeside atmosphere is enough to put anyone’s mind at ease, and if that’s not enough, then the business-friendly Nevada tax laws don’t hurt, either.
Yes, there are plenty of beautiful homes in the Crystal Bay area, but none can really hold a candle to the estate at 580 Gonowabie Road. So what’s so special about this home?
Well, just look at it. For starters, this striking residence is a work of architectural art. From the vantage point on the street, [...]
Whether you’re moving into a new home or remodeling an old one, the best place to look for design inspiration is right under your feet — in the details of the home itself. Taking decorating cues from your home’s architecture can go a long way toward creating a cohesive look when it comes to choosing furniture and decor.
While this approach may seem simple enough, the truth is that a home’s furnishings don’t necessarily [...]
Decorating your home can be a fun and rewarding experience, but if you’re not sure which direction to take, then the process can also be a bit daunting.
Of course, the furniture that you choose will have a huge impact on your home’s overall design aesthetic, so it’s important to select pieces that make sense in your home and ones that fit your personal style. After all, your goal is to create a living space that you’ll be happy to spend time in and proud to show off, and it all starts with the furniture.
If all of this sounds a bit intimidating, don’t worry. Homes.com is here to help! In collaboration with both Home Depot and [...]