Benefits of a Home Designer
If you have been watching current trends, you may have noticed how much the housing marketing is booming. Since the start of the shutdown caused by the pandemic in early 2020, prices have been rising, with fierce competition for homes. Should you increase your budget? Decrease your expectations? Renovate your existing home? Buy land and build? If you decide to build or renovate, you may want to consider the benefits of hiring a home designer.
We all know the process of deciding on a home is difficult and can be stressful at times. Whether you choose to build or renovate, you have the ability to decide what features will be included in your home. One benefit of having a home designer is that they work with you to help create a vision for your home that takes into account how your family lives. With a custom designer you have full control over all design elements in your home.
In addition to having design control, a custom home designer can create a design plan that is specific to your lot or where you plan to add on or renovate. Whether you are building on a few acres of land, in a neighborhood, or renovating, a home designer can create plans that fit your specific needs.
Building or renovating a home can be expensive, so you will want to set your overall budget before meeting with the home designer. A home designer can help you by creating plans that fit the square foot limits of your budget. From open floor plans to floor-to-ceiling windows and everything in between, the home designer will work within the parameters you set to develop a design that aligns with your budget.
Working from home and need a new office? Want to add additional space to your house or remodel? Looking for a new build? Whether you are looking at your first home or forever home, having a home designer will be beneficial for you in the long run. Taking advantage of the expertise of a home designer to create the plans for your new home, addition, or renovation is the first and most critical part of the building process and is a small percentage of your overall budget.
If you want to learn more about having a custom home, remodel, addition, or workshop designed, please contact us or call 919.631.5979. We’ll be happy to share how we take your ideas and turn them into plans that say, “Welcome Home.”