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Cost Vs. Value: What Home Improvement Projects Are Worth It?

13 July 2020

Exterior Home Improvement Projects

Planning an exterior home project can be stressful for many reasons. Deciding what project to do, what contractor to go with, weighing out the cost, and hoping the product is really worth it is all just a few things that tends to run through the homeowner’s minds. Getting upgrades on your home is really an investment in the long run. But how much value comes out of paying for a new exterior home upgrade? So you don’t have to research a million different websites on what exterior home improvement projects are worth the value later down the road in your home, we’ve done that research for you.


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Cost Vs. Value: Exterior Home Version

Remodeling Magazine has created a list of the average cost versus the value you get out of going through with that exterior home improvement project for Central Iowa. From decks to the roof, this list covers it all. Remodeling the exterior part of your home will always add value to your home down the road. But when it comes to deciding which home improvement remodel to go through with, this list will help you.






SeasonGuard window
Constructed with aesthetics in mind, our SeasonGuard window design provides on average 27% more visible glass area than other competitive brands.





Exterior siding is your home’s first line of defense against harsh weather, from high winds and heavy rain to hailstorms and freezing temperatures.



  •  Roofing:
    • Asphalt: 42% ROI
    • Metal: 33% ROI







Brand new LeafGuard® gutters and GAF Timberline Ultra® HD® Weathered Wood asphalt shingle roof.
Brand new LeafGuard® gutters and GAF Timberline Ultra® HD® Weathered Wood asphalt shingle roof.


Any sort of exterior home improvement project will add value to your home. It is important to think when deciding on a project to think about if there are any sort of damages done to the exterior part of your home. As much as your home upgrade is important and for your own, it is also helpful knowing down the road you are advancing your home over your neighbors.

All Around Exterior Contractor

When thinking about starting your next exterior remodeling project, it is important to get a reliable and certified contractor. Here at Home Solutions of Iowa, we pride ourselves on offering our customers the peace of mind home improvement. Looking to install new gutters, a roof, siding, windows, doors, or a new deck; we are the home improvement company you want to go with. We like to offer what we call the HSI experience. This experience is a high level with the best customer service. Communicating with you the entire way, you will never be confused with what is going on. Interested in seeing how one of our services could benefit your Iowa home? Call us today to get set up with a free estimate to learn more!

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