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How installing rollers shutters on your home will significantly boost its value

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Buying or selling a house is always a very emotional time. For many home owners, deciding to sell means the need to update certain parts of the beloved family home. This could mean updating the kitchen or bathroom, adding a fresh lick of paint or overhauling the garden. When selling many sellers often overlook their windows.

Window treatments can help add curb appeal and value to your home. One of the best window updates you can make is the addition of roller shutters. For home buyers on the lookout for a new home, roller shutters tick a lot of boxes, especially for those who value security and privacy.

Roller shutters bring a whole host of benefits with them that will add style, sophistication and add value to your home.

  1. Security
    Security is one of the main points new home buyers will be on the lookout for. Roller shutters do a fantastic job of keeping any home secure. For potential thieves, a bare window is one of the easiest ways to gain entry to your home. Roller shutters are a deterrent to any would be burglars as they are very hard to get through. This helps to bring peace of mind to homeowners.

  2. Protection from the Elements
    Australia is known for its extremely hot summers and cold winters. Not to mention periods of intense storms and fires. Windows can be easily damaged during these times making your home vulnerable to damage. Your home will be noticeably cooler during the warm months and warmer during the cooler months. Shutters are great for creating an insulation barrier between the outside and your windows, reducing temperatures and helping to keep your home more comfortable.

  3. Noise & Light Control
    If you live near or on a main road or traffic way, roller shutters will reduce the amount of noise pollution that comes into your home. This is great for shift workers or those who prefer a quieter home. Light is also able to be filtered, this means you can turn your bedroom into a pitch black room for easy sleeping during the day.

  4. Reduction in Electricity Bills
    Your electricity bill will benefit from the addition of roller shutters as your need to rely on heating and air conditioning will be greatly reduced. Insulation provided by roller shutters will help make a huge difference to the overall feel and comfortability factor to your home.

Roller shutters have a whole host of benefits that will help add value to your home. Whether you are looking to sell or just update a few sections of your home, roller shutters will be a great addition.

 

To learn more about roller shutters and how they can work for you, contact Modern today!

 

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With the softening market impacting property values in many parts of Australia, Sally Dale, Opteon state director for NSW, ACT and Qld joins us to discuss the importance of valuations in the current property market

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Joining host Phil Tarrant, Sally will draw on her 25 years of experience in valuation and discuss the processes involved in arriving at a value for a particular property. She will also share how that process differs between commercial and residential properties and the difficulties which regional property valuations can present.

Sally will unpack the importance and cost of regular valuations on your properties, discuss whether presentation and owner input can sway a valuation and share what you should look for when seeking a reputable property valuer.

If you like this episode, show your support by rating us or leaving a review on iTunes (The Smart Property Investment Show) and by following Smart Property Investment on social media: FacebookTwitter and LinkedIn.

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A joint property portfolio before they were even living together

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