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Advice from the Biggest Names in Home Remodeling and Design

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Home renovation is a challenge that many homeowners decide to take on. Despite the cost, risk, and work that goes into a home renovation, the end result is usually worth it. If you plan to take on a remodel or large project, learn how to take your transformation to the next level with tips from HGTV's biggest stars.

As seen on many of our favorite HGTV shows, remodels often hit obstacles — especially when budgets run thin. However, with proper planning and the right people on your team, you can transform your living space and increase the value of your home. Before heading into “Demo Day,” you’ll want to research how a remodel will affect your homeowners insurance. Then take “before” pictures of your space and get started on your makeover.

We’ve collected advice from HGTV stars like Chip and Joanna Gaines and the Property Brothers to help you during each stage of your project. These remodeling experts are known for taking on unique challenges while building impressive home renovation and real estate empires. From hiring the right people to getting the job done, there are some surprising similarities between taking on a home renovation project and starting a business. Check out the infographic below to learn how these HGTV professionals turn home transformations into thriving businesses. 

It’s time to grab some magazines and start gathering your home design inspiration. As a homeowner, you can create the living space of your dreams for you and your family. Even if it’s a small DIY project, check your homeowners insurance policy to square away the details before picking up the power tools. Then you’ll be all set to transform your home with a makeover worthy of a feature on the top design shows. 

Sources
Parade | She Knows | HGTV: 1  2 | Medium | Style At Home | House Beautiful | Celebrity Net Worth

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