Preparing for Home renovation. Right now, probably everyone wants to get home and begin renovation work following the many programs on our televisions talking about rebuilding homes. The main goal of every home redecorating, renovating and restoring exercise is to create a good and conducive home living environment for those living in the home. Changing your home can be an incredibly enjoyable process that frees your inner creativity while expanding our understanding of ourselves, our families and our aspirations. It is important to note that, the process of renovating one’s home is generally broken down into the following steps; planning, research as well as adaptability. How to approach your renovation The kind of renovations that one wants to do should not be off ones budget and should not really be off what the house can hold. Renovations should be made to have your house have a complementary flair and not to make it as an overhaul. The budget to be utilized should include all the things that will be used. To get what you really want, it is good to research for the best contractors and hire one who shares in your vision. It is good to meet up with at least three contractors or designers before hiring the one to carry out this project. o Don’t sweat the small stuff – If for some reason something is delayed beyond anyone’s expectations its not going to do you any good to explode and send your blood pressure through the ceiling. Of course before you can begin ANY renovation, you need to find out “who you are” and “what is your style”. Are you passionate about Traditional, Contemporary, Transitional, Modern, Urban, Zen, Ethnic or Eclectic styles? You cannot successfully begin this process without being able to firmly state what your style is and what the goal for your renovation is and how you live your life. The kitchen is the most expensive and biggest renovating program around your home. When planning the design for your new kitchen, determine what suits your lifestyle; you’re growing needs and your aesthetics. It is important to keep in mind that the kitchen is one of the places that determine the resell value of your home so it should be designed well. When designing it, take note of the minor details such as the lighting, storage items not forgetting thr hardwares such as the flooring and the cabinets. It is only you who can determine which space is enough for your family and so you should not take the designers word for it. To know whether the space, is enough for you, it is good to go through the plan once again and determine it. It is only the owner of the home who is able to determine their space needs for their family. The bathroom is the next complicated room to be renovated, as it has endless styles, choices and selections to choose from. The bathroom doors should be fixed in such a way that they do not prevent use of the fixtures in the room during planning for a renovation.