Remodeling Market Index

Some renovation / repair projects are needed regardless of cost, such as the installation of a hot water heater in which old stops working. Others, such as updating the kitchen or windows, are more a function of having the money to do it, and they add to the value of a home when it comes time to sell.

According to the latest "Cost vs. Value Report" published by Remodeling Magazine, the most profitable renovations is to redo the bathroom, and an estimated 2 102 percent of the costs recovered in the sale of the house. But the number of two projects could surprise: Siding replacement.

The report found that, when using coating mid-range products, owners can anticipate to 95. 5 percent of the cost back when you sell. For the luxury liner, the resumption of planned investments is even greater: 103. 6 percent.

And while many internal projects have ranged in value between 2002 and 2005, in general, remodeling bathrooms have recovered at least 79. 1 percent of the cost of coating has been a relatively stable source of income, the increase rate each year in that time.

Addition, from the exterior of your home is the first thing that people see, the charm and character that shows through talks with the volumes of coating quality about the pride you have in your home. The decision to re-side your home is, more than likely, you're going to do once and live for a long period of time. That's why it's so important to get all the facts and make the right decision fitting.

One of the most popular options, both coating for projects of mid-range and luxury is the fiber cement cladding James Hardie. If you're building a new home or remodeling, fiber cement siding offers a low-maintenance, but do not sacrifice the beauty and character of the wood. The coating resists decomposition or cracking and resists damage caused by rain and hail.

Addition, James Hardie siding is available before final finishing with a 15 year guarantee. Best of all, the coating is non-combustible, with a transferable limited warranty and a maximum of 50 years.

James Hardie is a world leader in the production and development of technologies, materials and production processes of building materials durable. For over 20 years the company has operated one of the largest R & D facilities dedicated exclusively to the technology of fiber cement.