If you are thinking about selling your home, you should think about doing some things to update your home. While initially, you might think of doing something like updating the kitchen or bathroom, the most important thing that you can do to update your home to entice sellers to purchase is to add a new roof. Having a functioning roof is essential. Potential buyers will be concerned over the age of the roof immediately when they start looking at your home. If you have a new roof put on your home, this will increase the likelihood that they will purchase the home.
How a New Roof Will Help Sell your Home
Getting a new roof installation will be beneficial in several different ways. The new roof will look aesthetically pleasing on the outside which will cause more people to stop by and look at your property. The better your home looks, the more likely it will be to sell. A new roof will increase your home’s value by at least $12,000. It also helps that when you add a new roof that you do one that adds architectural charm to the house. This will help to increase the aesthetics of the home to help entice buyers.
Being energy efficient and green is very important these days. More and more people are becoming concerned about the environment, and they want to reduce their energy costs whenever possible. If a home gets a new roof, it will become energy-efficient and decrease the monthly energy bills. A new roof will help insulate the house better than what the old roof did. A new roof will allow for proper insulation to be installed that will keep the heat in your home. This will help save on electricity as well as gas. A home that gets a roofing contractor to install an energy efficient roof will appeal to customers that want to reduce their carbon footprint and have lower energy costs.
Replacing the roof on your home will help your chances of selling. Potential buyers will be concerned that they will have to replace the roof in a few years, and they will not be likely to purchase a home where they have to do a roof replacement. At B&C Exteriors, we can help you get that aesthetically pleasing, and fully functioning roof that you need to help encourage the sale of your home.
Call us today so that we can get started on your new roof!