Sometimes people tend to wait with the decision to start a house renovation for years. How to know when is the right time to do a refurbishment? There are a few signs that indicate that you should have already started doing it.
1. You don’t feel like it is your home.
You bought a property few years ago and you really had liked it. But as time passes, although you have brought your furniture, family photos and favourite ornaments, you still don’t feel like being at your own home. A house renovation planned according to your personal taste will surely change it.
2. You have health problems without a specific reason.
If you regularly suffer from headaches, eye problems, lack of energy (especially in the evenings), insomnia or a bad mood, the reason may lie in your home. Badly designed lighting or improper colours of the walls can cause such health problems. A refurbishment can help you to improve your well-being.
3. You have problems with keeping your stuff in order.
You keep cleaning, but your house remains a mess? A badly designed home, and especially lack of storage, makes it a messy place. Also a wrong quality of the materials used for the floors often causes them to get dirty easily - and hard to clean. Even a small refurbishment that will generate new storing solutions can improve the situation.
4. You have lost the will to cook.
An improperly designed kitchen and poor quality of materials and appliances turns cooking into a living hell. Consider a kitchen renovation to experience the joy and excitement of preparing meals again.
5. You pay higher bills as compared to your friends.
Old technologies are often less effective and use a lot of energy, and they are often the main reason of high bills. Renovate your house with new energy efficient appliances.