Here are a series of videos showing the Devon Builders restoring a very old country house in Yeoford. This huge project took nearly 2 years and is only one of the many old house renovation jobs going on at any one time for the Devon Builders Brimblecombe Bros, enjoy the film!
This is another video series of the Builders in Devon. This film shows an old victorian villa being restored from the ground up after being completely demolished after it was destroyed by fire. This is an ongoing video case study so pop back and watch further episodes still to come.
This project required the Devon Builders to demolish a very badly fire damaged victorian villa, such a shame , but the mission is on to re-build this house and make it a modern classic with all it’s precious victorian features preserved and re fitted by devon’s best known builders.
Signs that your old Devon House needs renovating
Every homeowner takes pride in their house and there’s absolutely no reason why they shouldn’t! But when it comes to updating your house and assessing where changes need to be made, there are several important issues that need to be considered. There are actually certain telltale signs that you can use to gauge whether or not your house needs renovating. Some of these signs are obvious, while others are more discreet and hide among the other things in your home. But here are some ways that you can tell whether or not you should remodel your house:
Do You Have Enough Space?
A small home can be perfect for a single person to live in; however, having a family changes the whole argument for whether or not you should engage in renovating. One of the important things, though, to think about is the current housing market. How many bathrooms does the average house have? How many bedrooms does each have? Are there any extra rooms in the average house around your area? For the average family having one bathroom just is not enough. However, if most of the houses around yours do have one bathroom also then you may consider adding an extra bathroom or two just to make your house stand out among the rest. This will also get you more value for your home when you decide to sell as well.
Wall Cracks and Deficiencies
One of the ways to tell whether or not you need to remodel your home is through the walls. For example, if the drywall of your house is cracked and it looks as if the whole wall is about to cave in then that definitely is a good way to tell whether or not you should be renovating. Of course, the structure of the walls inside houses usually should not break down for a long time, which means that the only thing that may need to be done is to add fresh coats of paint.
When trying to decide whether or not you should be renovating your house a very important issue to think about is efficiency. What about the cabinets under the kitchen sink? Are there some that are not being used? What about adding a dishwasher to your kitchen, as well as a garbage disposal? In current homes in today’s market two things that are almost always present are a dishwasher as well as a garbage disposal. If your house isn’t updated to meet the demands of the current housing market then it may be time to remodel your house in order for it to compete on the market. In addition, these types of home renovating projects can also help you determine the worth of your home if you ever have a need for a home equity loan.
The most important thing to consider, though, is whether or not you and your family would be happy with the renovating projects that could potentially be done. Most people would delight in the changes that are to take place, but making sure everyone is happy with the renovations is more important! Nevertheless, though, keeping up with the telltale signs that your house needs remodeled is very important to having a healthy and beautiful home!
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