Improve Your Home’s Value with Help from a Columbus Roofing ContractorPosted On: February 27, 2014
Most realtors seem to agree that the best way to sell a house this year is by giving the exteriors a new look. Remodeling magazine’s 2014 Remodeling Cost vs. Value report bears this observation to be true, as reported by Realtor.com. The report shows that the majority of home improvement projects with a high return on investment are those that deal with the property’s exteriors, like windows, doors, and roofs. A new paint job can also help do the trick.
Of course, a good-looking roof is nothing without complementing siding, doors, windows, and the like. Many reputable roofing contractors are also adept in home exterior work, making them ideal home improvement partners for any homeowner.
With the emphasis currently given on improving a home’s exteriors, the matter of giving a house a new coat of paint is something that must be taken seriously. Any other person can paint a house, but not everyone can do it well. For example, old wooden surfaces found in historic homes need to be washed with detergent first to remove excess chalking before it can be painted.
There’s also the matter of choosing the right kind of paint for the job, because certain paints require multiple coatings before the desired finish can be achieved. An amateur can thus spend countless hours and unnecessary costs with their efforts. Professional Columbus house painters, on the other hand, will know the right kind of paint and technique to do the job more efficiently, giving homeowners better value for their money.
(Source: Report: Exterior Remodeling Offers Largest Return on Investment, Huffington Post, January 29, 2014)