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Are you in the market for a new home? Have you outgrown your current one? If the answer is yes to either of these questions, you’re likely considering a home renovation. A home renovation can be a great way to update your home without having to move. Before you begin any renovation project, it’s important to plan ahead. Here are different types to help you get started.

Types of Home Renovation

What kind of home renovation do you want? There are many types of home renovation to choose from. You can renovate your entire home, or just a room or two. You can also choose to do some or all of the work yourself, or hire a contractor. Here are some of the most common types of home renovation:

  1. Kitchen Renovation – This is one of the most popular types of renovation because the kitchen is often the busiest and most-used room in the house. A kitchen renovation can involve installing new cabinets, countertops, appliances, flooring, and lighting. It can also involve updating the look of the room by painting the walls and cabinets a different colour or adding decorative tiles to the backsplash. Kitchen renovations can be a lot of fun and are an excellent way to spruce up your home.
  2. Bathroom Renovation – A bathroom renovation can involve replacing the sink, tub, or both with new fixtures, or completely remodelling the room by removing walls and adding new ones. The new fixtures will include a shower, sink, and either a toilet or bidet. Bathroom renovations are also an excellent way to spruce up your home.

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  3. Basement Remodeling – A basement remodel is a great way to update your home and make it more functional, as well as add some extra space. It can be done either in stages or all at once, depending on what you want to accomplish.
  4. Garage Remodeling – Garage remodelling is a great way to make your garage into a complete workspace. It can include adding new flooring, drywall, paint and lighting, as well as installing a ceiling or wall-mounted track lighting.
  5. Home Exterior Remodeling – I don’t know about you, but I love a good new car smell. It’s got me at least twice as excited to drive my car out of the garage each week than when it was brand-new.
  6. Roof Remodeling – A new roof is always nice, but it’s especially great when it’s on the same day you fix your air conditioner.
  7. Remodeling or Adding A Room – Maybe you’re just looking to add a room that’s been missing, such as a guest bedroom or an office.
  8. Home Office – By adding a home office, you’ll have a place to keep your laptop and paperwork, and it’s not going to take up as much space as a living room or dining room.
  9. Patio Remodeling- If you have a patio, it could be the perfect place to add a comfortable outdoor seating area, perfect for summertime. We did exactly this and added a small table and chairs in our front yard.
  10. Porch Remodeling – If you have a porch, it could be the perfect place to add a comfortable seating area for relaxing. We did exactly this and added a charming bench on our front porch.

Factors to Consider for Choosing which Renovation is Best for You

There are many factors to consider when choosing a renovation project. The most important factor is what you hope to gain from the renovation. Other factors to consider are your budget, the condition of your home, and your timeline.

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If you want to update your home’s appearance without breaking the bank, a paint job or new flooring may be all you need. If your home is in good condition but you’re looking for a more dramatic change, a full-scale renovation may be in order. If you need to make repairs before you can start renovating, don’t forget to factor those into your budget and timeline.

Whatever your goals, it’s important to plan carefully and make sure you understand the costs and time commitment involved in any renovation project before you start.


In conclusion, home renovation can be a great way to improve the look and value of your home. However, it’s important to choose the right renovations for your home and your needs. If you’re unsure about which renovations to choose, consult with a professional home renovation contractor. They can help you select the right renovations for your home and budget, and they can also help you get the most value for your money. Thanks for reading!