6 High Impact, Budget Friendly Home Renovation Ideas to Tackle this Year

Now is the perfect time to spruce things up around your home. From upgrading your entranceways with fresh paint and enhancing unique architectural features with outdoor lighting to adding your own unique style to your family room with crown molding and trim; a little effort can make a huge impact. And even if you have a modest budget, you just might be surprised at the affordable Home Renovations you can accomplish this season. 

How Does Home Renovation Add Value to a Home?

Home Renovations are a great idea for any homeowner. When you make a Home Renovation of any kind, you not only increase the monetary value of your home, but it also increases your love of the home and makes it so much more enjoyable to live there. You will also reap the benefits of homeownership and feel proud about your new outside home upgrades when you pull in the driveway each day and marvel at your new curb appeal. In addition, you will enjoy the custom renovations inside your home that will increase your emotional connection and help you create a unique space that suits your style and allows you to fully enjoy your home. 

6 Budget-Friendly Home Renovation Ideas

1. Refresh Outdoor Paint and Landscaping

A little bit goes a long way when it comes to refreshing your outdoor paint and landscaping. And don’t feel like you have to do everything at once if you’re on a budget. Planting a few colorful flowers and painting the front door will upgrade your curb appeal instantly.

2. Polish Floors or Shampoo/Steam Carpets

Bring new life into your home simply by polishing the wood floors and shampooing the carpets. Not only does this make your home look super clean and more inviting, but it also makes breathing a little easier when you remove the allergens from the carpets and floors. 

3. Add Crown Molding or Trim 

Adding crown molding and decorative trim will enhance any room and give it the designer style so many homeowners are looking for. You can find affordable trim and crown molding at your local home improvement store to transform your room in no time by adding the trim to walls, windows, doors, and even a custom tray ceiling. 

4. Upgrade Lighting

Upgrading the lighting inside and outside your home can make a significant improvement to both the look and feel. Choosing new lighting fixtures can accentuate entranceways and architectural features outside and can create the ambiance you are looking for inside the home. While many do-it-yourselfers can easily upgrade some lighting features; it is best to contact a professional electrician for those jobs that require a bit more skill.

5. Upgrade Your Home’s Thermostats

Upgrading your home’s thermostat to a programmable one is a savvy move for all homeowners. Not only will it help regulate the temperature inside your home, but it also offers a savings advantage on your utility bill. Combine this with the convenience of monitoring and adjusting the settings from your cell phone and this is one Home Renovation you can’t pass by.

6. Change Cabinet Hardware

One of the quickest and most affordable ways for a homeowner to upgrade a kitchen or bathroom is to change the handles and knobs on all of your cabinets and drawers. There are so many unique and beautiful types of drawer and cabinet hardware available today to complement any room that homeowners will find that with a simple change of cabinet and drawer hardware; any room can take on a different style or theme in just minutes.

Get Started on Your Home Renovations Today with Members Plus

Are you ready to upgrade with these simple and affordable Home Renovations this spring? With these savvy, easy and budget friendly Home Renovation ideas, your home and living space can go from drab to fab in no time at all. Need help paying for the supplies for your snazzy new upgrades? Contact your trusted local credit union today to apply for a low interest credit card, so you can get started on all or some of your new Home Renovation projects today.

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