We’re a nation of DIY lovers, aren’t we? Home improvement can be a double winner, as not only can it make your house into a home, it could also make it a more profitable asset for you.
And a lot of us think that now. An amazing 91% of homeowners think their house value has increased since they bought it, and by an average of £33,125, according to recent research from Co-op Insurance.
The research also showed that homeowners believe that renovation and decorative works they’ve carried out has led to an average £14,900 increase in property value.
But doing your homework before starting, working out exactly how you’re going to pay for the improvements, is important too.