Costs for Interior and Exterior Upgrades

Find the cost of interior and exterior improvements for your home and compare how much it costs to do it yourself with how much it costs to hire a contractor.

By Gene And Katie Hamilton

Costs for Interior and Exterior Upgrades

Whether you're finding bonus space in the attic or basement or remodeling a kitchen or bathroom, knowing how much it costs is a good place to begin. The same is true for landscaping projects, improvements to the exterior and energy-wise upgrades that go a long way to creating a home that's just right for your family and lifestyle. Use the data compiled here to help you plan your budget.

Room Upgrade Costs

FOYER FIX UPS FOR UNDER $200

PRICING OUT BASEMENT FIX UP PROJECTS

COST OF UPGRADES FOR AN UNFINISHED ATTIC

COST REPORTS: DECORATING JOBS

BUDGETING FOR BUILT-INS

SAVE MONEY ON SAFE HOME UPGRADES

GET ORGANIZED WITHOUT GOING BROKE

WOW WINDOW MAKEOVERS

COST OF REPLACING LIGHT FIXTURES

COSTING OUT CEILING TILES

FLOOR TILES AND HOW MUCH THEY COST

Kitchen Upgrade Costs

COST OF KITCHEN CABINETS AND COUNTERTOPS

COST OF KITCHEN PLUMBING AND ELECTRICAL JOBS

COST OF KITCHEN FLOORING AND CEILING JOBS

Bathroom Upgrade Costs

COSTING OUT 20 BATHROOM UPGRADES

COST REPORTS: BATHROOM CABINETS, SINKS & FAUCETS

COST REPORTS: BATHROOM ELECTRICAL WORK

COST REPORTS: TOILETS & VALVES

COST REPORTS: TUB & SHOWER PROJECTS

Exterior Upgrade Costs

PROJECTS FOR YOUR PETS

FENCES AND HOW MUCH THEY COST

COST OF A GARAGE OVERHAUL

COST OF EXTERIOR LIGHTING

LOW COST EXTERIOR UPGRADES

OUTDOOR JOBS THAT SAVE BIG TIME

Saving Energy at Home Costs

SAVING WATER SAVES ENERGY

STAYING COOL STRATEGIES

SIMPLE CHANGES TO STAY COOL

LOWER COOLING COSTS

LOWER HOME HEATING COSTS

SIMPLE WAYS TO CUT HEATING COSTS