6 Things You Must Know Before Starting Your Home Renovation Project

3 feb. 2021

Whether you are planning to renovate your home for future profits or simply wish to transform your home into a more comfortable place for you and your family, renovating any space can be challenging.

Every successful house renovation is the result of expert organising and planning. To help make the process of renovating a little easier, we have gathered these key points for you to keep in mind to ensure a smooth remodelling process.

Additionally, as mentioned in one of our most recent blogs, we are taking you through the journey of some of our projects to help you and guide you in order to get the house you have always dreamed of. But before we dive into the journey of one of our exciting projects, it is important to understand what needs to be done before beginning any home renovation projects.

As with all home improvement projects, a home renovation comes with a lot of planning, challenges and hard work but is also a phenomenal way to breath new life into an old home, as well as adding value to the property. So let’s take a look at what you must know before starting your home renovation project.

Plan Ahead

When beginning a project, it is imperative that your plans are clear. It is essential to do some research on your projects which can help influence new ideas and boost creativity.


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Understanding what your budget is, the expected costs, outcomes and everything in between will help you move along and understand the bigger picture for your project effectively and can help prevent any issues that can occur.

Set Out Your Renovating Goals

It is essential to understand what you want to achieve through the renovations. Your home should provide you with improved function, comfort and convenience. You need to consider what type of style you would like to have in your home, the use of each space and the movement of people within your home.

Communication Is Key

Communicating your ideas is key throughout the whole design process. If you have specific wishes and designs that you have in mind, make sure you have a clear vision and that you present these to the contractors about what needs to be achieved.

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Be Realistic About Your Timeline

Your renovation project is likely to take longer than expected, so be prepared to set some extra time. It is important to be realistic regarding the renovation process and timeline so make sure you keep track weekly on how the process is going and whether there are certain things that may delay the home renovation process.

Have A Realistic Budget

It is essential to create a realistic budget before you start that accounts for every possible aspect of work required to deliver the desired outcome, from plumbing to electricity works, designs, lighting etc.

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Chances are, unexpected delays will occur on your home renovation project as they do for many developments, so keep this in mind too.

Finding The Right People To Work With

One way to make sure that the project goes as smoothly as possible is to find the right people to work with from the initial designs to the construction and the finalisation.

Chances are, you will end up working very closely with the people you employ to transform your home so make sure you can sustain a good, trustworthy and effective communication with them.

Zoco Home’s Interior Design Services

Interior design is our passion and through years of experience we have created beautiful spaces around the world.

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We believe that every space, whether a beautiful home, cozy cafe or exclusive hotels, all places should be designed to convey a unique and exceptional style. When it comes to envisioning the final look of a space, every client requires different expectations and we are here to turn those visions into reality.

At Zoco Home, we offer a full interior design and architectural service, from the initial consultation of the project to the final touches of your new space.

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Above all else, remodelling is an exciting project to dive into. It comes with many little details that are essential to understand and sometimes the process may take longer than you had already anticipated.

By planning your project in advance, whether it's a small or large project, conducting proper research, will ensure a smoother transition. Additionally, working with the right team is just as important. At Zoco Home, we have a dedicated team to roll out your ideas and turn them into reality!

If you are planning on recreating your home on the Costa Del Sol then feel free to contact us. We enjoy taking on different projects and excited to create beautiful spaces for our clients.

House renovation when done correctly will certainly pay off! Click on the link to get into contact with our designers directly! We would love to hear from you.