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4 Simple Money-Saving Projects To Improve Your Property

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Owning a property is a massive investment, as well as a significant life event. While remodeling or renovation may be a good idea, it can be costly. In this article, you’ll be introduced to some simple improvements you make to your property, home, or building without breaking the bank. 

 

Smart System

 

Technology is taking over the modern home, and this is not just for style or luxury reasons. People are incorporating technology into their homes and buildings to help save costs while improving the value of their homes. Smart home technology includes energy efficiency improvements and remote control management. 

Smart home improvements help to save high cost on home heating or cooling, electricity bills, and many more. The only downside of investing in smart home technology is that the starting price can sometimes be high. But when compared to how much money you’ll be able to save in the future, it is more than worth it. Plus, you will be significantly increasing the value of your home. 

 

Security System

 

Some people may not consider this, but home security systems are essential even if you live in a low-crime area. For most people trying to save money, installing a home security system is not worth their immediate consideration. 

But aside from the protection, it offers your home, installing a home security system will also help to lower the insurance cost of your home by up to 20 percent. Homes without security are three times more at risk of being attacked by thieves and burglars. Plus, according to Statista, England, and Wales had more than 422,000 burglary, which is quite alarming.

By installing a home security system, you will not only be protecting your family and property but will also be saving some money.

It is also important to conduct frequent maintenance inspections on your property to check for wear-and-tear effects, corrosion, etc. and perform the necessary repairs. You can also opt for professional hands to assist with these services, you can visit this website to find out more information on this option. Although such improvements will come at a cost, they all go a long way to save you money in the future.

 

Using Ceiling Fans

 

Most people fall victim to the urge to turn up the air condition system to stay cool even if it is for long hours. But have you ever considered the toll that will take on your bills? Air-conditioning offers a fantastic feel during summer. But it is very costly to keep it running all day, and is, therefore, not a long-term solution. Instead of relying solely on air-conditions, ceiling fans offer the long-term fix you need at less than half the cost of using an AC. You can create a sort of cold wind effect when you use a ceiling fan. It may not be as ‘chill’ as using an AC, but it can allow you to adjust the setting on your thermostat 4 to 7 degrees. And this can save you up to 30%. Plus, ceiling fans can be used to add an extra touch of decoration to your ceiling.

 

About the author /


Simon is a creative and passionate business leader dedicated to having fun in the pursuit of high performance and personal development. He is co-founder of Applied Change, a Business Change consultancy based in the UK. Simon is also an Ambassador for Gloucestershire business. Simon is an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Professional Development.

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