Whether you are looking to spruce up the curb-appeal of your house before you put it on the market, or you simply want to come home to a more beautiful house after work every day, there are a number of home improvement projects you can take on. Some projects are very expensive and provide little more in return than aesthetic beauty. Others also provide you with a high return on your investment. One such project is the installation of new siding on your home.
This is the subject of an article by Mary Butler of OldHouseWeb entitled, Siding Tops List for Best Return on Home Improvement Investment. Butler reports thatRemodeling Magazine’s annual cost vs. value report ranked “adding to your home as the best home improvement investment, based on return at resale.” While the average job costs homeowners approximately $13,000, it can net as much as a 86.7% return. This can be of particular use if you need to sell your home quickly as the improved curb appeal can lead to faster and more competitive offers on your house.
While fiber-cement siding, such as , takes the top position for ROI, the less expensive option of vinyl siding, like , ranks second, with an 80% ROI. Either option is a great choice when you want to give your home’s exterior a makeover.
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As a James Hardie preferred contractor and a Mastic Home Interiors Elite contractor, Baltic Home Improvements knows siding. If you are a homeowner in the southwestern Chicago suburbs, you can contact us for a free estimate of your siding installation job. We have been providing quality home improvement services to area homeowners since 2004, and we look forward to adding you to our long list of satisfied clients. Call us or use our convenient Web form to set up an appointment today.