6 home renovations whose cost might not be recouped at resale
It’s the magic phrase uttered by almost anyone who’s ever considered the cost of home remodeling: “We’ll get it back when we sell.”
Unless you keep those projects practical, though, you might just be kidding yourself.
Steel front door: Good.
Master-suite addition costing more than the average American home: Bad.
Every year, Remodeling magazine looks at the hottest home upgrades and renovations and calculates how much owners get back when they sell.