The secret to a successful home renovation lies in the careful planning and understanding of what you are wanting to achieve. In many cases, your final specifications will be figured out with the help of your contractor, designer or architect. But the more information that you can provide to them about your vision of the renovation, the better they are able to help you bring that vision to life.
Here are a few things to consider before meeting with your renovation contractor:
Do you have a clear vision of the changes you want to make in your home? What is the purpose of your renovation?
What are the specific goals of your renovation project?
Do you anticipate future changes in your life that could affect what you need in your home?
What are the must-haves and what are the nice-to-haves in the vision you have for your renovation?
Once you have spent the time planning through the vision of your renovation you will be in a better position to describe and discuss your ideas with your contractor, designer or architect. What you put into the planning before the renovation begins will make a real difference in the success of your project and your ability to keep within your budget.
For more ideas and tips to help you plan your renovation refer to the resources available through Renomark HERE
In the planning stages of your renovation the Kodiak Mountain Stone Visualizer is a powerful tool to help you see what your project will look like. The Visualizer allows you to upload photos of your project and see what it will look like with different changes made.