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The 7 worst reasons to renovate your home

Bob Vila Logo By Katelin Hill of Bob Vila | Slide 1 of 7: If you’re enamored of a trend you've been seeing on websites and in design magazines, it’s likely you’ll tire of it within the year. Choose only remodeling projects with long-lasting appeal, and save the trendy touches for easily changed accents and furnishings. In other words, don’t pay a contractor to paint your whole home Ultra Violet, even if it’s Pantone’s current Color of the Year. Related: 7 House Trends That Are on the Way Out in 2018

You're Trying to Be Trendy

If you’re enamored of a trend you've been seeing on websites and in design magazines, it’s likely you’ll tire of it within the year. Choose only remodeling projects with long-lasting appeal, and save the trendy touches for easily changed accents and furnishings. In other words, don’t pay a contractor to paint your whole home Ultra Violet, even if it’s Pantone’s current Color of the Year.


Related: 7 House Trends That Are on the Way Out in 2018

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