Home Improvement Projects You Can Get Done Now

July 23rd, 2013

Ideas for home improvement projects

Your home is your castle, but now it’s the middle of winter, you’re probably tired of being stuck inside so much, especially if there’s home improvement projects you’re eager to get started on.  While some renovations just have to wait until spring or summer, there are plenty of home improvement projects you can hire a tradesperson to tackle right now!

Replace interior doors

home improvement projectsNew doors are a great way to improve your home’s interior and can really add to its style.

Replacement doors featuring raised panels, carved embellishments or frosted glass inserts all add architectural interest and depth. Or you could use glass panels to allow more light through.

Replace windows

home improvement projectsThere are advantages to replacing windows at this time of the year.  It’s easier to hire a professional window installer because their schedules are quieter, you’ll get great deals on replacement windows, and the best thing of all is you’ll get an immediate return on your investment with lower energy costs.

A professional from Builderscrack will quickly replace your old windows before you even notice it’s cold!

Interior painting

home improvement projectsA fresh coat of paint in a new colour will transform your home by updating the whole room, bringing tired furniture back to life and changing the mood entirely. In terms of fumes, modern low VOC (volatile organic compounds) are so much more forgiving than older paints.

Read more about hiring a colour consultant, then use Builderscrack to get quotes from painters or decorators to bring your home to life this winter.

Replace lighting fixtures and fans

home improvement projectsRemove old light fixtures and ceiling fans and replace them with new ones to update the style of your home.  Find something dramatic and striking for a contemporary room. For a more traditional room look at installing a crystal chandelier for that extra touch of class and romance.

Dimmer switches can also help you create the right mood or improve your television viewing pleasure. Hire a registered electrician through Builderscrack to ensure safe and secure installation.

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