If you’re social distancing or sheltering in place to avoid the spread of COVID-19, you may be finding yourself with more time on your hands than you know what to do with. If you’re planning to put your house on the market after the pandemic ends, you’re probably getting ready to sell by cleaning and tidying up. You may also be thinking about taking on DIY home improvement projects to save some cash, sell your home for more, and avoid contact with contractors. It looks so easy on TV. What could possibly go wrong?
According to NerdWallet, 85% of homeowners consider their home their biggest investment, yet 43% say their DIY home projects ended badly. When they take on DIY projects, inexperienced DIYers risk injuring themselves or damaging their property.
Ultimately, it’s best to leave home renovation projects to the pros because there’s a lot more work and expertise involved than you may think—especially if something goes wrong. Fortunately, Curbio is providing no-contact pre-sale renovations to help you sell for more in the post-pandemic market. Still not convinced? Read on for more detail about the downfalls of DIY.