When spending time and money on home remodeling projects why not think beyond just adding value to you home or making it more up-to-date? Have your home remodeling contractors take you remodel project to the next level by focusing on improvements that will add luxury and comfort to your life. Not only will you home increase in value, but your quality of life will improve at the same time.
Here are five home remodeling projects that will make you home more luxurious:
A Spa-like Bathroom
Transforming a hum-drum bathroom into a soothing, spa-like retreat will help you family feel like they’re at the high-end resort every day. For the most impact, replace a smaller, more cramped shower with a luxury walk-in shower. Adding a bench, steam settings, and multiple shower heads will definitely amp up the spa feel. If you or your spouse love to take baths, then you may want to also add a deep soaking tub.
If you have room in your remodeling budget, adding bigger window or a skylight will give your bathroom more natural light, making it a much more appealing place to shower and spend time. A sleek under-mounted sink that fits into a granite or quartz top cabinet will pull the whole luxurious look together. Don’t overlook special touches and details like recessed lighting, bronze fixtures, and a heating rack for your towels.
A More Beautiful and Functional Kitchen
The kitchen isn’t just where meals are prepared. It’s also where your family and friends gather. when you transform a dated kitchen into something stunning and super functional, the feel of your whole home will improve. Old, outdated counters and back splashes are often the first things to go during a kitchen remodel. Cabinets can be replaced or repainted, depending on their condition and how much you like their overall style.
One luxury feature to consider adding is a walk-in pantry. Just imagine how great it will feel to walk in and grab your dinner ingredients instead of reaching into dark, overcrowded cabinets. Another luxury kitchen idea that’s gaining popularity is hidden appliances, including refrigerators with gorgeous cabinet fronts and pull-out microwave drawers. Instead of being eyesores, your appliance will become a beautiful part of your overall design scheme.
Replacing shorter cabinets with those that stretch all the way to the ceiling will make your kitchen look larger and more impressive, while also giving a serious boost to your kitchen storage capacity.
Quartz Counter tops
Quartz counter tops are overtaking granite in popularity thanks to their beauty and practicality. Replacing outdated, older counters in your kitchen or bathroom with quartz will automatically make your home look more luxurious. And you can keep that look of luxury for many years to come, because quartz is incredibly durable, easy to maintain and clean, and almost impossible to stain thanks to its non-porous nature. Quartz counter tops have an upscale look and come in a variety of colors to best complement your over all decor.
Adding radiant heating to specific rooms is often surprisingly affordable and will definitely amp up the the feeling of luxury at home. Instead of dreading stepping onto cold bathroom or kitchen tile on winter mornings, your heated flooring will make you feel pampered and cosy. If you are using new hardwood or tile flooring in your living room or bedrooms as part of your overall remodeling efforts, your may want to add heating at the same time. While more common in bathrooms and kittens, heated floors can add comfort (and even lower your heating bills) throughout your home.
While a chef’s kitchen inside your home is nice, an even more luxurious surprise is to add a gourmet outdoor kitchen. A high-end outdoor kitchen will definitely take these summer barbecues up a notch, and give your whole family an excuse to hang out and spend time together outside. A sink or wetbar will make it easier to prepare meals and cocktails outside while entertaining, and will also make clean-up a breeze.
Other features of consider adding are stainless cook tops, a full size refrigerator, a pizza oven, and pergola or retractable shade for sun protection. Don’t forget to add weatherproof wireless speakers so you can listen to your favorite tunes while whipping up gourmet treats for friends and family.
When deciding which projects to incorporate into your home, it’s best to start with the guidance of an experience builder. explain that in addition to boosting your home value, you’re interested in remodeling projects the will transform your home into a luxurious oasis.