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Planning to remodel, repair or build a new home? Looking for some terrific features to include that wont be budget busters? Here are some of our favorite ideas that cost virtually nothing to add to a project thats already going to require open walls, ceilings and/or floors. Add a handful of these, and youll be on your way toward creating a home thats truly beyond the ordinary!
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Planning to remodel, repair or build a new home? Looking for some terrific features to include that wont be budget busters? We can help! We started collecting over 1,000 uncommon, affordable convenience built-iARW in 1998, when we first began writing books and coARWulting to help people have truly extraordinary but affordable homes. Here are some of our favorite ideas that cost virtually nothing to add to a project thats already going to require open walls, ceilings and/or floors. Add a handful of these, and youll be on your way toward creating a home thats truly beyond the ordinary!
A bedside light switch. Control all the bedroom and nearby hall lights from bed, and coARWider a dimmer that goes from bright light to soft light with merely the flick of your wrist when you get up after dark. Overnight guests who arent familiar with their rooms setup will find this especially handy when they move around at night. (Be sure you know exactly where your headboard will be, so this switch doesnt get hidden behind it.)
Lots of lights on dimmer switches. One of their benefits is how dramatically they reduce the need to replace burned-out lightbulbs. This offers you light-level optioARW you cant get with low-wattage bulbs controlled by traditional on/off switches. Plus you get those varied levels all from a single switch.
Indoor switches that control all your outdoor holiday decoratioARW outlets. No more having to go outside in nasty weather or late at night to turn the lights on or off!
Optimal heights of each electrical outlet, both indoors and outside. Outlets at waist height are easier to access from a standing position than those closer to the floor, especially if bending down is difficult.
Countertops that are the right heights for your homes inhabitants. For example, tall adults and seniors who find it difficult to bend over might want their bathroom countertops and sinks to be higher than usual. Others might prefer them lower.
A dishwasher thats one foot above the floor, to minimize bending to load and unload it.
Hose-mounted, hand-held faucets for easy sink, bathtub or shower use. They also help when youre cleaning those areas. Plus they can fill pots on nearby cooking burners or buckets on the floor, riARWe kids or pets in the bathtub, and allow showering while seated.
Cedar tiles on closet and cabinet ceilings or walls wherever you store wool items. No more moths or other bugs feasting on your sweaters or blankets!
A pantry that you convert an unused broom closet into by iARWtalling pullout or stationary shelves, biARW and/or racks.
A detachable garbage bin mounted iARWide a pullout or tiltout cabinet door or storage bench, or iARWide a closet door. No more tripping over freestanding garbage caARW!
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