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How To Save The Cost Of Home Renovation Malaysia

13/10/2014 | created by : RENOF
Home Decoration, Home Design, Home Renovation Malaysia, Interior Design Malaysia


The concept of home renovation is an old one and it still remains a popular way of enhancing the look of your home. However, the cost associated with could be one of your biggest fears. Whether you want to do it yourself or you want to hire a contractor, you can save a great deal of your money by considering the following ideas:

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Use Imitations for Interior Decorations

Sometimes you may want to buy new materials for interior design. To save on the cost of acquiring the materials, consider buying imitations, as they are cheaper to get. For example, you can go for pre-engineered oak flooring, which is cheaper than the solid wood flooring. At the end, you will realize that you have attained the desired look while saving your money.

Ask the Contractor for Leftovers

In most cases, contractors have leftovers from their previous work. Taking them off the contractor’s hands could see you secure a significant amount of discount. 

Make Use of YouTube

Sometimes, you are not sure whether it is DIY or something that requires the help of a professional. Obviously, getting a professional to do a home design for you would mean having to part with money. If you think that it something you might do by yourself, watch YouTube videos to get some inspiration and an idea of how the whole process will be. 

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Maintain the current plumbing

Moving a toilet or a kitchen sink will cost you dearly. This is because apart from having to reorganize your floor plan, you will have to take into account the plumbing. Make sure that your remodeling is planned around your current plumbing as changing it can be very costly. 

Make Use of the Consultants at the Home Improvement Stores

These consultants can be very valuable in giving you ideas on what you ought to do in enhancing your home. They will give you free advice on how to proceed with the whole process. This is a great way of saving on the cost of having to hire a consultant. 

You Can Do Some of the Jobs Yourself

If you have some time to spare, you can do some small jobs yourself instead of hiring some other people to do them. For example, you may decide to do the cleanup and some demolition yourself.

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Home improvement can be a scary idea to some people, especially when considering the cost associated with it. However, by considering these ideas, you are going to save a significant amount of money. 

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