Create a budget for all the items on your project, regardless of whether you DIY or hire a contractor. Track all your costs, receipts and invoices to compare against your budget. Take before, during and after photos as well as manage an action list of tasks to keep you or your contractor on schedule with everything that needs to get done to complete your project.
We’ve prepared over 40 common home renovation project templatess. Create all the projects you are considering and use shopping choices to research and save the different product and brand options. This gives you high, medium and low budgets that are realistic based on your decisions over what you want and need.
Many remodeling projects are considered financial investments into your home. It is important to keep great financial records of all these projects for any tax planning purposes or the selling of your home. Multiple dashboards and scorecards provide financial visibility into all your previous remodels.