You would think that any modernization project for your Long Island home — installing replacement windows, major kitchen renovations and bathroom additions — would automatically increase your home’s resale value — right? Well, not necessarily. According to the 2020 Cost vs Value report published online by Remodeling Magazine, not all renovation projects add the same value. Some actually tend to lose money in an analysis of return on investment year-over-year compared to 2019.
For example, while Renewal by Andersen found the 2020 study shows that mid-range and upscale kitchen renovations lost ROI potential, both bathroom additions and replacement window installations actually saw a slight increase year-over-year.
Since you need to know as much as possible about brands and home improvement projects before you start the process, here are four things you should know before you schedule your home consultation with a replacement window specialist.