Part of the nBuy Life Event Network

Our home planning centers: 

Attic Renovation Lexington NC

Looking for Attic Renovation in Lexington? We have compiled a list of businesses and services around Lexington that should help you with your search. We hope this page helps you find Attic Renovation in Lexington.

Clayton Jernigan
JJ Tree & Lawn Service
336-249-6069
1105 Sunnyside Drive
Lexington, NC
 
Grout Works of the Triad
3362898545
248 Welcome Arcadia Rd
Lexington, NC
Prices and/or Promotions
Special Offers for ServiceMagic Customers, Special Offers for ServiceMagic Customers

Data Provided By:
Lowe'S Home Improvement 2653
(336) 784-3460
1450 Lumber Ln
Winston Salem, NC
 
HousePro Handyman
(336) 698-9888
6255 Towncenter Dr
Clemmons, NC
Services
Bathroom, carpentry, handyman, drainage, general remodeling
Licenses / Certifications
CAPS
Membership Organizations
NARI, BBB
Years in Business
3

Kuhlmann & Sons Construction, LLC
704 469 7833
565 mahaffey dr
salisbury, NC
Services
remodel, construction, home repair
Licenses / Certifications
on request
Awards
BBB accredited
Years in Business
10+

Robert
Dirt Slingers Landscaping
336-749-6235/919-830-8632
2520 dier ln
Winston Salem, NC
 
PRG Construction
(704) 640-0467
125 Fifth Street
Spencer, NC
 
Miller Home Repairs
(336) 841-1012
410 Barker Ave
High Point, NC
 
A-Man Remodeling
(336) 885-2626
218 Idol St
High Point, NC
 
Nic Lawing Designs
336-602-4551
PO Box 30703
Winston Salem, NC
 
Data Provided By:

How to Renovate an Attic Bonus Room

Written by Matthew C. Keegan  //  2011/11/24  //  Attic , Home Improvement  //  No comments

attic2

Homeowners who are pressed for space, but not desiring to change the footprint or size of their home, should look up. As in their attic space. Most homes have attics and most attics can accommodate at least one room, a bonus room of sorts that can add value and living space to any room.

Fortunately, an attic renovation project doesn’t have to be terribly complex and it can be a cost effective one too. You can transform most any attic bonus room area into usable space, a project that can be done over a long weekend.

Remove the current clutter — You’ve been using your attic for storage, but now you need to free up that area of living space. Get rid of stored furniture, boxes and seasonal items, moving this stuff to another area of the house or donating same the same to the Salvation Army, Goodwill, Vietnam Veterans or other organization.

Clean it up — Vacuum floors, wash walls and clean windows. Access what can be used in your new living area, such as the current walls or flooring, and determine what needs to be replaced, such as those leaky, drafty windows. Familiarize yourself with EnergyStar ratings to find the windows that work best with your home.

Patch the walls — Inspect the walls for damage and patch the same. Or, put up new dry wall, and prime and paint the walls. Choose light, warm colors to create an open, soothing environment. Consider accenting one wall with wall paper or a contrast a wall with a different paint color for visual appeal or to conceal a defect.

Consider the floors — If you already have wood floors in place, then you’re in good shape. Otherwise, you may have to lay down new flooring. Examine the current flooring to see if it is designed to hold weight. If not, you’ll need reinforce the floor first. With wood floors in place, you can leave these bar, add carpeting or get a throw rug. Carpeting may be best for a room that has insufficient heating, but is still usable for a bedroom, an office or as a hideaway room.

Lighting and outlets — You may need to hire an electrician if your lighting and electrical connections are not sufficient in your attic. You’ll want a sufficient number of electrical outlets, overhead lighting and you may want to extend your home’s security system to the top floor of your house. Ensure tha...

Click here to read more from LetsRenovate.com