Monday, 24 December 2018

You Love Your House….But It is Time You Change It…

The funniest thing about life is that you get too used to things around you too soon.  Did I hear “Familiarity Breeds Contempt”?  It looks like that.  Otherwise you cannot be bored with things you loved so much years ago, spending many days planning.

But things are what they are and the biggest problem with living is the need to satisfy one’s own mind, which demands change on a daily basis. But often change is nice and spices up your life.  

What happens when the house you built with so much borrowed money, time you stole from office work to liven up years back and when the children demanded all the time you had?  The same house now looks sad and so out of place for your needs.  This doesn't necessarily mean a change in taste. 

The pity with modern living is that you manage with a small apartment to start with, when your capacity to buy or build one with your scarce resources is very limited and that too with so many demands.  The house slowly gets a full makeover somewhere in the middle and you have almost fulfilled your dream for the extended family.


Children grow up, parents disappear, uncles and aunts stop visiting and neighbors are too bored to spend time with you.  The same house which entertained so many people and which had seen hundreds of parties that stretched deep in to the wee hours, stops being alive.  

It is but natural that at some point in your life you want a different house.  Pushed by the demands of changed circumstances or just by the compulsions of advancements in  house designs and inventions of latest gadgets, you find things, which no longer fit into your thirty-year-old house.

But the enthusiasm you had when you built the house has vanished.  Though time is not a big deal it is now the difficulty to be in touch with modern trends that is taxing.

 Now you slowly start thinking of remodeling your house taking so many factors into consideration. The house is both too old and too much out of date.  Now that the children have grown wings and moved into their own places, family gatherings have given way to more of meeting with friends. The demand on the host changes dramatically.

Anything is possible in the remodeling industry.  As the years roll by and your views on lifestyle changes, the demand on the house becomes more. The living room needs a completely different transformation. The gadgets in the kitchen are out of date and call for a total change over. The restrooms require an entirely redefined touch up.  It is time to start talking to a remodeling agency to find out how the house could be modified to suit your current needs.  

The remodeling industry plays a much bigger role in satisfying your needs than the builders who execute plans from scratch. You have the liberty to be choosy in the task of remodeling.  You can opt to do as you want, the places that you think which need improvement. This way you can always have an eye on the cost while asking for the alterations you want.

Remodeling changes the way we look at life and at ourselves.