How To Prepare Your Home For A Renovation


When it comes to renovating your home, there are few vital steps that you must take in order to prepare your home for the renovating itself. Everything leading up to it might be great, but the actually execution of the renovation itself is vital in the whole process. That is why you have to plan ahead and undertake the necessary steps to ensure that your home is ready for the renovations.

Here Are The Four Things You Absolutely Must Do:

Take a read below and do the four things we suggest before the renovation starts.

Clear Rooms of All Items

This goes without saying, but you should looking to empty out the room or rooms that you are renovating in your home. The more stuff you have in there, the harder it is going to be to work. That is why we suggest that you go out of your water and make sure that the room and/or rooms are empty completely. This will make the process easy and simple for everyone involved.  

Keep Your Items Safe

Whether located in the work area or not, any items of importance and value – jewellery, cash, precious metals, personalised items and more – should be removed and stored safely away. You don’t want to play the blame game with your contractor or their workers, especially if it turns out your child misplaced something.

Establishing Zones and Limits

Build a little zone around the section of your property that is being renovated so to make it safe for everyone around you. By constructing this space, you are saving yourself plenty of drama down the line in terms of where people go – including you, your family and the professional renovators. Establish boundaries and you can save yourself plenty of drama down the line.

Speak To The Contractor About What Space They Need

Above all things, you should make the time and speak to the renovator that is going to work in your home. They are the professionals with all the tools and equipment in their disposal. So you are going to need them to make sure they are comfortable to work in your home. Speak to them and suss out what they want in terms of space for your project. They can make a huge difference to your project.

Whether you are looking for a home extension in Melbourne or a renovation, Extension Impressions are the experts for you. Call us today for more information about their services and how they can help you.