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Make Your Home Improvement A Smart Investment

The moment you buy a car, you’ll be pouring money into that ride. Along with the gas and insurance, there is all the regular maintenance you need to pay for to keep it running. If something breaks down, then you’re looking at additional expenses. The same things happen when you buy a home. You’re going to plunk down a huge down payment but the money doesn’t stop there. On any given week there are always minor repairs to make. What about home improvement projects? Those are another kind of investment you make in your home. The hope is that the projects will increase your home’s value and make your living environment more comfortable. You can accomplish both if you make smart choices. Here’s what to think about:

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Kitchen Renovation

A kitchen is really the center of the home. This where the family’s days are planned out and where all the meals come from. The more people in the house, the greater the need for a bigger kitchen. What would you like in your dream kitchen? Stone countertops, center island, professional cooktop are all features that can make that space a fun place to work in. They are also the kind of renovations that add the most value.

Bathroom Remodel

Next to kitchen makeovers, a bathroom remodel are at the top of the list of decent return on home improvement investment. Unlike a kitchen where you could knock down a wall, you might be limited with the amount of space you have in the bathroom. A smart option might be to remove the tub all together and install a nice walk-in shower. Just think about how many baths you take vs. showers? Replacing a sink and fixtures is also a good upgrade. You get into budget trouble when you decide to move plumbing around. As long as you keep the pipes where they are, you’ll be in good shape financially.

Landscaping

One of the things that is constantly evolving at a home is the landscaping. The investment you make in a yard makeover can reap positive returns especially if you extend the living space of your home onto a deck or patio. Once you’ve created new walkways and garden, it is just a matter of upkeep to have them well maintained.

Your next home improvement project should always begin with decluttering. Before you do any demolition, you should get rid of all the things that are taking up valuable storage space. This is where a call to Junk King Chico can make a big difference. They’ll dispatch a team of movers and truck that can handle just about any type of clutter removal you through at them. Hiring Junk King Chico to remove all the rubbish from your home is a smart investment.

National Home Improvement Month in Chico, CA

The month of May was dedicated to contractors making a push for National Home Improvement Month. Of course, you don’t have May to improve your home. You can take as long as you like to get things how you want them. For some folks, home improvement is never finished. As soon as the kitchen has been remodeled, you set your sights on the family room. Just when the patio is repaved, you think about putting in a new driveway. That is what homeownership is all about: The chance to keep working until your get it right! No matter what type of home improvement project you might tackle this year, you can count on Junk King to lend a hand. They might not be able to help with building or painting but when it comes to tearing down and cleaning up. This is the company to use.

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The typical Junk King junk removal project involves the standard two-man crew lifting and loading a few bulky pieces of unwanted stuff onto the back of the Junk King truck. Those are the easy jobs. You just point to what you want removed and it will be gone. However, Junk King isn’t limited to “easy jobs.” They are happy to help with projects like pulling up carpet, removing drywall or taking down bathroom cabinets. The theory is that if it is going to end up on the back of the truck, then why not lend a hand getting that stuff “ready?”

Of course, if you want to do your own demolition and just have Junk King come by for the cleanup, that will work, too. You’ll find that Junk King can be extremely accommodating when it comes to scheduling. You could time your junk removal appointment to match the end of your demolition.

Keep in mind, that simply clearing out clutter would also qualify as home improvement. Any time you can remove “eyesores” from your property, you’ll be ahead of the game. Just because those “eyesores” are tucked away in a garage or closet doesn’t mean you should hold onto them. With Junk King on the job, you’ll be able to remove whatever needs to be gone! Just think about what you can do with all the space you’ll be getting back once the junk is gone. Whether your home improvement project is big or small, make sure Junk King handles the cleanup.