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7 simple ways to increase the value of your home in Dubai

Contrary to what you might think, you don’t need to spend a fortune to increase the value of your home

The first thing buyers see is the front of your house, so you should make it as impressive as you can A fresh coat of paint can make your home look new instantly Another effective and affordable way to make your home more impressive is to illuminate your rooms properly

By ServiceMarket.com

If you’re renovating to sell your home at a better price before moving from Dubai, then you would obviously want to spend as little as possible. The good news is that even some simple and affordable steps can help you transform your home. The experts at ServiceMarket have put together a list of ways in which you can use handyman services in Dubai to do so.

Curb appeal really matters: The first thing buyers see is the front of your house, so it goes without saying that you should make it as impressive as you can. Look for wear and tear on the exterior of your home and get it fixed. You should also make sure that the main door of your house has a fresh coat of paint or polish. If there’s a walkway that leads to the main door, then consider investing in some plants, flowers and outdoor lights.

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Be sure to repaint: A fresh coat of paint can make your home look new instantly. It’s one of the easiest and most effective ways to increase the value of your home. If your walls look dirty or the paint is peeling off, then book a painting service before showing your house to buyers. You can get a two-bedroom apartment painted for as little as AED 1100. You can even paint accent walls in a couple of your rooms.     

Don’t underestimate lighting: Another effective and affordable way to make your home more impressive is to illuminate your rooms properly. The buyers might be put off by fused or blinking lights, so book a handyman in Dubai to change light bulbs and spotlights that aren’t working. The appearance of the light fixtures in your home also matters. While you’re at it, you can also ask your handyman to replace old switch plates, so that everything in your home looks clean and shiny.  

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Curtains, blinds and carpets can make a big difference: Since they cover large areas of your home, it’s important to make sure that they are not only spotless but also complement the overall color-themes and décor of your rooms. Consider investing in some new curtains, blinds, drapes, and carpets if you existing ones look old and worn out. You can make the task of replacing them easier by booking a handyman service to hang curtains or install blinds. If your carpets are new but have been accumulating dust and dirt, then be sure to book a professional carpet cleaning service to restore them. 

Upgrade your kitchen and bathrooms: One of the first things buyers look at is the quality of your bathrooms and kitchens. If you are not pressed for time and have enough budget, then hire a maintenance company to renovate your kitchen. Steps like installing a new counter or expanding or repainting your cupboards and cabinets can make a huge difference. Replace all cracked and chipped tiles in your bathrooms and make sure they’re spotless. If your old faucets have lost their luster, then consider investing in new shiny ones.  

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Ask a handyman to inspect and repair your home: Even minor maintenance issues shouldn’t be ignored. After all, you don’t want a buyer to be put off because of a leaky faucet, creaky door, or blinking spotlight. Ask your home maintenance company in Dubai to thoroughly inspect your home and then take care of all big and small issues.

Book a deep cleaning service: Last but not the least, you should never underestimate the importance of making your home spick and span before a buyer arrives. Deep cleaning services go the extra mile to ensure that every surface in your home is clean and shiny. They will also clean your balcony and lawn furniture as well as the insides of cabinets and ovens. What’s more, the fixtures in your bathrooms will be scrubbed and washed and you can even sign up for additional services like steam cleaning, grout cleaning, and tile scrubbing.

You can make the process of renovation easier by booking all of these home services through ServiceMarket without any hassles.