There is one sure way to make your home more spacious; just add another room. Now that may seem like the obvious, and in fact it is. Room additions are one of the most common type of home improvements because they provide you with the one thing that you would otherwise have to purchase a new home to get; more living space. This extra space could be necessary for a new member of the family or simply for more room for storage. But whatever the reason, additions are always a good investment.
A solid home addition plan is the key to success. The planning stage of your home addition is the most important stage of a home addition building project.
It is during this phase of a home addition project that the home addition design and costs are determined. A good plan will ensure that the home addition project goes smoothly and stays on budget and schedule.
Frequently, homeowners get carried away and add large amounts of new living space without sufficient thought on the outside appearance. From a market value, there is more to a home than just pure living space. A home needs to maintain its exterior aesthetics as well. It is important to consider such items as siding, doors, windows, rooflines, and elevations. All should meld into the existing home exterior seamlessly and aesthetically.