Home improvement is very important aspect of increasing value of your property, this however have to be done in a manner that will make financial sense and will be aimed at particular strategy that you are going to implement. For this very reason one has to formulate initial strategy before starting home improvement work, as this will be so much different if you are going to rent a house in comparison if you would like to live in the house yourself. From experience i know that houses that are going to be rented in professionals are aiming at neutral colors an and rather modern appliance without need for extremely expensive kitchen units and flooring. Most importantly you wish to create neutral environment that will not have much touch from your personal taste and preferences.
Other very important aspect are your carpets, those should be respectively refreshed before your new tenants will move in as this will greatly enhance their feeling of freshens and at the end of the day you want your tenants to feel happy about moving in and they staying in your property paying rent as long as this is possible. I would like to
add at this point that it is rather important for your own use to have carpets cleaned rather regularly and that this will be of great benefit, especially in bedrooms that have much impact on quality of your living and sleep. It is proven that clean carpets in bedroom are much better for your respiratory system then having hard flooring in them, mainly because carpets will trap dust mites and other irritant that otherwise would be in the air and work to irritate your lungs and throat,