As summer approaches and the economy remains strong, homeowners are readying to turn their remodeling dreams into reality. The 31st Annual Remodeling Cost Vs. Value Report takes a deep dive into the 21 most popular remodeling projects in 149 markets. It examines trends and also compares the values those projects retain at resale in 100 U.S. markets.
The biggest returns — top five:
- 98.3% Garage door replacement
- 97.1% Manufactured stone veneer
- 91.3% Entry door replacement (steel)
- 82.8% Deck addition
- 81.1% Minor kitchen remodel