4 Questions to Ask Before Deciding to Build an Addition to Your Home

Deciding to add an addition to your house is an enormous undertaking in effort and expense. Below are a few questions to ask before making the final decision to build bigger.

Is there enough space for an addition?

You have to keep in mind that for every square foot of extra space you add to your home, you permanently lose yard space, unless you plan to build upwards. Are you prepared or willing to lose the outdoor area? It is one aspect you must balance when choosing to improve your home.

How much will an addition cost?

The amount it costs to add an addition to your home will vary until you consider several aspects. The types of materials used for exterior and interior, total floor space, plumbing and fixtures for bathrooms, and other room specific details can add to the overall costs. You can plan to pay anywhere from …