Some people would never dream of remodeling their home this time of year. However, winter is actually a great time to take on some home renovation projects and start planning for the spring.
Don’t let lousy weather scare you off. A good professional home remodeling contractor knows how to make accommodations for cold-weather work. And besides, there are a number of projects you can tackle regardless of what the weather is doing. The good news is that you just might find your remodeler has a bit more availability in the winter months. And that could mean getting your projects done more quickly.
So what kind of indoor projects could you tackle this winter? Here are just a few ideas:
Cook up something in the kitchen. There is probably no single remodeling project that can transform the look and feel of your home more than updating your kitchen. Whether it’s updating cabinets, putting in new flooring, changing countertops—or creating a whole new room—you’ll love the impact your new kitchen has on your house. Looking for ideas for your kitchen? Download our Guide to Create Your Optimal Kitchen!
Add space for your stuff. Nobody ever complains about having too much storage space. Whether you need more closet space or a pantry in the kitchen, you’ll be glad to have more living space once you get the “stuff” out of the way. Can’t think of where to put it? Professional remodelers are great at finding storage space in places you’d never think of!
Redesign your “dungeon.” You may be sitting on a real treasure without knowing it. You could turn your dingy basement into a guest bedroom, a wine cellar, an entertainment room or a room for crafting. And one advantage to a basement remodeling project is that you can close the door and not be bothered by the construction mess!
Turn your bathroom into a private retreat. If you’ve ever dreamed of having your own personal spa—in the comfort and convenience of your own home—now you can. For some ideas on how to make that happen, download our free Beautiful Bathrooms: Building the Ultimate Retreat guide. Or maybe you just want to spruce up the guest bathroom so that you’re not embarrassed when guests come over.
Don’t hide away just because it’s winter. Now that the holidays are over, ’tis the season to make your home the place you’ve always dreamed it could be!