When it comes to home renovations, replacing appliances is at the top of the list. The kitchen is the focal point of any home, and minor improvements can make a big difference. Upgrading cabinet doors, countertops, lighting, floors and appliances can give your kitchen a fresh look and feel. The best part is that you can expect to get back around 70% of the money you spend if you decide to sell your house.
Even if you stay, it's worth investing in your kitchen if you spend a lot of time there. Across the country, the five most common home renovations are interior painting, exterior painting, finishing a basement, installing or replacing windows, and remodeling bathrooms.