Our Favorite DIY Home Improvement Ideas
Its a fact, homes that look nice sell faster and for higher prices. When a home has been lived in for any length of time, its inevitable that some damage and wear has occurred. It may be a few minor things here and there, but after you take inventory, the list can get a little overwhelming at times. Add a tight budget and even tighter time table and you are pretty much in stress city.
This is where DIY home improvement comes in. If you have never tackled a home project yourself, there’s no time like the present! People can look at fixing things as an ominous task, but you’d be surprised at how easy these next do it yourself projects are to replicate!
5 DIY Projects You’ll Never Hire Out for Again:
1. Get rid of that calcium buildup.
2. Restore the grout on old tile.
This tutorial even gives you pricing information on the product you would need to use.
3. This one is all about the decor.
What I like about this article is it has links to 25 different DIYs to make any home spruced up and looking nice!
4. Ever want to know how to plank a wall?
This project takes a little more elbow grease, but they do a good job explaining everything step by step and give you helpful pictures.
5. Advice from a handy guy on anything you could ever want to fix.
There are so many tiny fixes that seem to never get resolved. “52 DIY Fixes for Annoying Home Ailments” is your new best friend.
This is a good article to put in your back pocket for those home fixes you want to “get to later”. If you’re an agent, this is a great tool you can forward on to your sellers for easy reference. We found all of these DIYs on Pinterest which literally has any DIY you could ever want or think of. I’ve found that if you reserve a little pocket of time to get some of these done, its well worth the effort.