Monday, 20 November 2017

3 Modern-Day Comforts To Consider When Building A New Home

Written by Posted On Wednesday, 15 November 2017 00:45

 

Building a new home is an exciting project. You get a unique chance to shape a home in a way that fits your family perfectly. While it’s good to focus on the necessities, building a home also gives you time to find a few extra luxuries. Below are three modern-day comforts that you should consider while you are building your new home.

Tankless Water Heater

The hot water heater is one of the biggest points of contention in any home. No matter how hard you try, it seems that the old, reliable heater just won’t keep showers hot as long as you’d like. Thankfully, tankless heaters can take care of that problem with ease. Even better, these heaters are also much more energy efficient than traditional heaters. This is one upgrade that’s not only luxurious, but that can save you money in the long run. Make sure to consider a tankless heater when you are building a new home.

Heated Floors

Heated floors are one of the ultimate luxuries for those in colder parts of the world. These floors not only feel great, but they allow you to walk around without socks in the winter. Heated floors definitely require professionals, like P.A.P. Heating Solutions Pty Ltd, to help to install, but they are well worth the effort. Heated floors may not be particularly flashy, but they will change the way you feel about your home. If you’re not sure about them, try adding them to your master bath—this will give you a great idea of how useful they can be for the rest of your home.

Upgraded Cabinets

Cabinets are often the first area of the home to be upgraded when it’s time to remodel. Unfortunately, tearing out old cabinets and replacing them can be both messy and expensive. If you want to make your future easier, start with upgraded cabinets from day one. Pick a wood that’s going to stand the test of time and a paint color that works with your appliances—this will help to cut down on the potential for a remodel. If you are willing to spend a bit more now, you can save in the future.

If you’re building a home, remember to consider the luxuries. Save money so you can add heated floors, a tankless water heater, and upgraded cabinets. With some smart planning, you can add a few touches that make your new home feel even more like it’s a custom project.

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