4 room renovations under $5K that add serious property value

Home 'Improvements' That Might Hurt Your Property Value
Home 'Improvements' That Might Hurt Your Property Value

When it comes to adding property value to your home, you've probably already gone through the basic upgrades and renovations that are frequently recommended. New flooring, new roof, updated landscaping: All of these can have positive effects on your property value, but they are also expensive projects that can have a negative effect on your bottom line. And whether you're flipping a house or just improving home value, return on investment is key.

Here are some smaller projects, all for $5,000 or less, that can help improve your property value without breaking the bank.


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