House remodeling is the best way to feel the joy of a new home with the old one. Moreover, it is easy to sell a renovated home at a skyrocketing amount. But the process to renovate is not as easy, it asks for a lot of time as well as money. Also, it demands the number of steps to be followed carefully. For the smooth process of home renovation, make sure to follow each step and make a detailed plan in advance.
Here let’s scroll down the necessary steps for house remodeling.
Prepare A Checklist
The first thing is to prepare a checklist and prioritize what to include in the renovation. Include the key ingredients such as time, budget and where to start etc.
Estimation of Budget
Prepare an estimation of budget and arrive at a final numerical figure which is to be spent. Make sure to estimate the budget according to comfortability. Moreover, be prepared for some additional expenditure of 10-20 percent above the estimated budget, call it an unexpected cost.
Hiring of Contractor
Hire a contractor after conducting a thorough research. Choose the contractor who is flexible with the working style and timings accordingly.
Have A Conversation With Insurance Provider
Communicate with the insurance provider, both before starting and after finishing the project of house remodeling. It helps to get the surety of the amount of coverage matching the requirements. Also, make sure that the hired contractor has the necessary insurance covers.
Look For Permits and Order Materials
Permits help to avoid any issues that may impact the workflow of home renovation. Many municipalities ask for the permit for the processes to get continued. Coordinate with the contractor for the latest regulations of the municipalities, as there might be some variations in the regulations with the locations.
After having all the necessary permissions, proceed starting the order for all the required materials for remodeling.
Begin With Demolition
At the time all the materials arrived and inspected, it’s time for demolition. To come up with a new one, it is necessary to destroy the old one and dispose of the debris. A big roll-off dumpster is ideal for the debris disposal.
Begin With Construction
Now, it’s time to start the construction. Proceed with above ceilings, below floors, behind walls. Then jump to insulation, subfloors, air conditioning and heating rough-ins, electrical and plumbing and so on.
Flooring And Painting
Now it’s time for painting and flooring. The order of what to be accomplished first may vary with contractors and their schedules.
After painting and flooring, the room seems to be in finished state. It’s time to install cabinetry. Start with the upper cabinetry and proceed with the lower ones.
Trim And Finish The Process
Now it’s time to provide the final touches to the overall house remodeling process. Decorate the room with last details such as hardware, light fixtures, floor sealing, backsplashes, final painting and other remaining touch-ups.
Here all the steps to renovation come to an end. Look and feel the joy of a new home and new surroundings.