Published on Friday, 1st December 2017
Categories: Home Improvement
On most people’s new year’s resolutions list we’d expect to see eat healthily, give up chocolate and exercise more, but at AJG we like to think a bit bigger, a lot bigger in fact…
We would love to help you kickstart your new year with a new home. Not a brand-new home, don’t worry we’re not suggesting you move-house, on the contrary – we’re talking about renovating or refurbishing your existing home with one or more alterations that you’ve either been putting off or haven’t even considered.
Renovating your home can add serious value to your property (always a smart move) and make a big impact on the way you and your family currently live. Imagine having more space, yet more privacy, a bigger bathroom or a new home-office to start that business you’ve always dreamed of. Read on for some fresh inspiration on how to make 2018 the year of your new home!
Converting your loft adds an average of 21% to the value of your property. This may equate to around £49,000 in Penkridge for example where we are based. Adding a loft conversion can free up vital space that for the most people is predominantly used as storage. Installing a Velux window will bring natural light into your roof space providing a stylish and comfortable work or play space for a home office, extra bedroom or playroom. Always needed that bolthole to escape the mayhem? Here’s your answer!
One of the simplest ways to conjure up a whole new room in your house, as if by magic, is to convert your garage. An integral garage can easily be transformed into a downstairs bedroom for those with additional mobility requirements, a study room for stay-at-home students, a playroom for active toddlers, a craft room for the creatives in your family or a home-office for the entrepreneurial types. This type of conversion is actually one on the least complicated in terms of building work so you may find this the perfect solution if you’ve previously thought you need to move house to gain more space. Ask us for a free estimate and we’ll be happy to pop round to assess.
When was the last time you allowed yourself to truly relax? We can’t remember the last time we did either! With stress affecting the majority of us at some point in our lives, adding some ‘me time’ should surely be close to the top of your new year’s resolutions for 2018 and what better way to make the most of that than with a luxurious new bathroom renovation.
Make this the year you say cheerio to dated décor and hello to sparkling shower rooms and feature baths. Don’t let the design and product sourcing put you off as our master builders are more than equipped to point you in the right direction.
If you’re a growing family and need a purely functional yet stylish bathroom update, we have excellent links with local suppliers meaning we can have your new bathroom up and running in a relatively short time.
At the heart of every home is the kitchen so surely it should be top of the priority list when it comes to providing the right balance between comfort and practicability for your unique family needs? Whether you need to open up an existing space or move things around, we are able to help with structural and building works as a well as the supply and fit of kitchen furniture, lighting and electrics.
A kitchen with a space for a place to eat or catch up with the kids, or a handy breakfast bar might be on your most wanted list or how about bringing your kitchen into the digital age with space for a smart fridge?
Whatever your dream kitchen looks like we can help make it happen and will always go the extra mile if you need a little extra inspiration along the way.
From fireplaces to staircases to brand new conservatories, large or small there are key alterations that will make a huge impact on your home.
The focal point of any living room is the fireplace. We’ve recently updated fireplaces for clients across Staffordshire, giving the living room a contemporary and stylish update whilst maintaining practicability.
Take your home a step in the right direction and replace your staircase, maybe you’ve always wanted it another way around or the structure is failing, we’re able to rebuild or refurbish it to breath new life into your property.
Adding a garden room, conservatory or extension will add value and useful extra space to your property and with a solid roof it becomes an attractive and practical warm in winter and cool in summer room.
Regardless of whether your home is a new-build or a period property, our team are able to provide the expertise and professional sensitivity to provide a first-class finish.
Whatever is top of your new year new home list, get in touch for a free no obligation estimate and we can get the ball rolling.
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