Which DIY home renovation projects could add the most value to your house — and which ones to avoid

Thanks to the coronavirus pandemic, Americans have a lot more time on their hands — and they’re spending that time at home.

Earlier in the health crisis, economists predicted that spending on renovation projects would actually dip across much of the country. But recent data show that there’s been a definite surge in interest in certain home improvement projects.

Just look at the lumber market: There’s now a shortage of pressure-treated lumber used to build decks across the country.

Meanwhile, the housing market has recovered well from the start of the pandemic, with home sales rising considerably thanks to pent-up demand among buyers fueled even further by record-low mortgage rates.

As a result, many homeowners may be considering the benefits of fixing up their home to make it more appealing to potential buyers — and a nicer place to live in the era of social distancing. And they may

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From Treehouses To Fire Pits, DIY Projects Help Drive Up Lumber Prices : NPR

With the help of his children, Knoxville, Tenn., resident Matt Harris put the finishing touches on his dream treehouse on Father’s Day.

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With the help of his children, Knoxville, Tenn., resident Matt Harris put the finishing touches on his dream treehouse on Father’s Day.

Matt Harris

For years, Matt Harris dreamed about building a treehouse out behind his back fence in Knoxville, Tenn. He never got around to it, though, until the pandemic hit.

“It was just a matter of finding time,” Harris says. “And that didn’t come until everything kind of shut down for a little bit.”

When the coronavirus canceled youth sports for the season, Harris suddenly found his weekends free. And his children — ages 8, 7 and 4 — made a willing construction crew.

“They were good measurers and markers of the wood,” Harris says. “You don’t let

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DIY Home Improvement Market Size 2020 to 2026 by Manufactures Types, Applications, Regions and Forecast to 2026

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Jul 13, 2020 (The Expresswire) —
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Top Key Manufacturers in Worldwide DIY Home Improvement Market Are:

  • ADEO
  • Kingfisher
  • HORNBACH Baumarkt
  • Travis Perkins
  • BAUHAUS
  • Die Fachhandler
  • Bauvista
  • Intergamma
  • EUROBAUSTOFF
  • Les Mousquetaires
  • Wesfarmers Limited
  • K-GROUP
  • The Sherwin-Williams Company
  • Toolstation

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