Remodeling projects on the home used to be about personalization and the need for improved function, but they have also turned into a good way for owners to add value to their home. Small projects can often be done by owners who are handy, but larger projects generally require some professional assistance. There will always be projects that add a huge dose of value immediately, but others will only add value over time.
Updating a kitchen or bathroom has traditionally been seen as a way of creating new home value, but many people have found it takes the personalization out of their home. They might have enjoyed some of the quirks that were easy to live with, but modern renovations can be a way to leave those in while still improving value and function. Other areas where remodeling might add value to the home might be found in expanding indoor storage spaces or it could be in upgrading the outside living area.