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Four Ideas For Home Improvement Projects

Whether you plan to stay in your home for the long-term or you’re thinking about selling up, investing in home improvements is a great way to make your property a more practical and beautiful place to live as well as add some value. If you’ve been thinking about ways to make your home a better place to live, we’ve got a few ideas to consider.

Converting The Loft or Basement

One of the most significant ways of improving your home is by converting either the loft or basement into a new room. Doing so adds notable value to your house and the extra room could be used as a new bedroom, playroom for the kids or reception room. Consider making the loft into a new mezzanine level which overlooks the floor below to add some intrigue to your home.

Revamp Your Garden

Getting your garden in shape is a great way to start getting excited for summer, but you could go one step further and make some wholesale changes like building a wooden gazebo, installing a vegetable patch or using some recycled materials to create a new garden path or fire pit. Having a stunning garden is a great way to make an impression on your friends as well as potential buyers.

Renovate The Bathroom or Kitchen

The bathroom and kitchen are two rooms which have tremendous importance when it comes to selling your property. These two rooms are crucial for the practicality of a home and, as such, ensuring that they’re modern, functional and aesthetically pleasing can make all the difference when getting a good price for your property.

Upgrade Your Energy Efficiency

Upgrading your insulation, windows, doors and installing renewable energy sources means that you’ll save money on your bills and, importantly, help do your bit for the environment. For potential homebuyers, knowing that they won’t have to do any of this themselves is an added bonus.

Devon Contract Waste: Your Choice For Environmentally Friendly Waste Management in The South West

If you’re working on one of the home improvement projects mentioned above, it’s imperative that you ensure that all of the waste generated from the project is handled responsibly. At Devon Contract Waste, we’re one of the foremost waste management and recycling companies in the South West and can help you reduce your impact on the environment.

To find out more, contact us today. You can find us at our headquarters at DCW Transfer Station, Thorverton Road, Matford Business Park, Exeter, EX2 8FS, call us on 01392 690 193 or email us at

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