Preparing for Home renovation. Everybody has got the renovation bug as a result of the many home and garden television programs airing all over. When one embarks on renovating their home, he or she wants to create a proper stage for the lives of the people they love or for themselves. Home renovation process is a very creating activity that helps one to unleash their aspirations and that of their family members. It is important to note that, the process of renovating one’s home is generally broken down into the following steps; planning, research as well as adaptability. SO how do you go about renovating The kind of renovations that one wants to do should not be off ones budget and should not really be off what the house can hold. Renovations should be made to have your house have a complementary flair and not to make it as an overhaul. o Have a detailed budget for your project. – Calculate EVERYTHING from the nuts and bolts to the silks and light plates. The contractor hired should share in your vision as this make sure that you get what you really want. It is good to meet up with at least three contractors or designers before hiring the one to carry out this project. If something has delayed for some reason beyond your control, it is good not to stress it out. Of course before you can begin ANY renovation, you need to find out “who you are” and “what is your style”. List down the kind of styles that you are really passionate about, is it the modern, transitional, eclectic or urban styles. You cannot successfully begin this process without being able to firmly state what your style is and what the goal for your renovation is and how you live your life. The kitchen is the most expensive and biggest renovating program around your home. When planning the design for your new kitchen, determine what suits your lifestyle; you’re growing needs and your aesthetics. It is important to keep in mind that the kitchen is one of the places that determine the resell value of your home so it should be designed well. Plan out not just the big ticket items, such as appliances, flooring, cabinetry and counters but the small details that truly make a design great such hardware, lighting, hidden and built in storage and items that reflect your personality and style. It is important that one should not just take the designers advice that a particular space is enough for their kitchen. To know whether the space, is enough for you, it is good to go through the plan once again and determine it. This is because, no one really knows what your family wants except you. The next most important area in a home renovation and nearly as complicated as a Kitchen with its endless choices, selections and style is your Bathroom. When planning to renovate the bathroom, the door should never impede the use of any fixture.