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Budget-Friendly Home Renovations

You may be needing a fresh look for your home, or perhaps you are thinking about selling. In both of these cases, it can be overwhelming to think about a home renovation. The cost alone may be concerning you, but today we are going to share some budget-friendly home renovation ideas that can help you feel a bit more confident:

Vinyl Siding

Does your home have vinyl siding? Cleaning your siding is one of the ways you can give your home a whole new look without breaking the bank. After a few years, it can start to look dingy, so a cleaning will make an immediate difference. Best of all, you can do it yourself! Renting the equipment is simple and not particularly costly. 

Front Door

Whether your exterior has siding, paint, shingles, or stone, updating your front door can boost the curb appeal of your home. Choosing a bold accent color that complements the rest of your exterior will spotlight your front door, elevating your welcome factor to visitors. 


An update to your walls will automatically improve your space, and you might not think of wallpaper as an easy fix. Consider removable wallpaper! It is a stylish, yet affordable, way to update your home spaces with a small investment. Plus it’s an easy way to add color and pattern to any room with little commitment. After all, if you get tired of it, you can just take it down, and so can a new owner. 


This is the primary go-to whenever any homeowner wants a refresh. If you are doing it yourself, just make sure you take the necessary time for a professional-quality job. There’s nothing worse than a messy, half-baked paint job – it will have the opposite effect to the one you want. 


Your kitchen will look dreary if it still sports old cabinets, but just sanding, painting, and refinishing them can turn them into retro gems that give your kitchen a dramatic update. If you change the doors to glass fronts, you can display heirlooms and other collectible china and serving pieces, etc. which will add to your kitchen’s attractions. 


Add a few trendy art pieces to your rooms for a budget-friendly upgrade. You can find attractive pieces in many places, from Michael’s to consignment places to estate sales. Do some exploring and have fun!


Ascension General Contractors is here to help you with all your budget-friendly home renovation projects, and we are a full-service repair company, too – ready to help you when things go wrong.