Whether you are searching for a home right now or have been happily settled in the same house for a decade or more, you’re likely considering a home renovation in the near future. But what about home renovation costs? Budgeting a project as amorphous as a home renovation can be tough, and we’re here to help!
According to HouseLogic, a bathroom remodel or other major upgrade typically runs $100-$200 per square foot. That adds up! However, HGTV advises to buy the best materials you can afford. The phrase “you get what you pay for” is true as ever when it comes to home renovation. Houzz offers an excellent home remodel cost calculator to help you determine the cost to DIY versus the cost to hire a professional, the typical household income of a family remodeling in your area, and more.
If you live in California, we have good news for you! You reside in the third-best state in the U.S. for families looking to invest in a home remodel.
Before you get started on the home remodel of your dreams, check out HGTV’s 25 home renovation mistakes to avoid. Do you have home renovation tips to share? Join the conversation in the comments section!