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Tips to Make Your Property Refurbishment Go Smoother

With so much that goes into the planning and execution of a property refurbishment, it is not uncommon for homeowners to overlook some of the most important steps that need to be taken to ensure everything goes smoothly. The tips provided below should help to shed some light on these often overlooked steps.

One of the first things that any homeowner should do when planning a property refurbishment is to come up with some sort of budget. This isn’t something that most people forget to do; however, having a contingency budget oftentimes is something forgotten. This contingency budget should be approximately 10 to 15% of the total budget, and is used for any unforeseen problems that may be lurking inside the walls, or changes to the original plan. This should be discussed with your contractor.