Many home improvements can cost more than the value they add according to new research by buying agent Henry Pryor and GoCompare Home insurance.
Improvements such as new flooring and replacing kitchens and bathrooms (the most popular home improvements) are unlikely to yield a profit for many homeowners. At £7,000 the average cost of a new kitchen is twice as expensive as the estimated value it adds to a property.
In comparison, energy improvements, such as a new boiler or central heating system, can increase the price of a property by close to 4%, the equivalent to just over £9,000. A new boiler costs around £2,000, providing the householder with a net profit of close to £7,000.
While a fresh coat of paint may add little to the value of a property, such improvements undoubtedly encourage prospective buyers through the door.
Come along and try out this new fitness class at St Pauls Church on Monday 21st May at 7.30.pm. It’s a fitness workout for all levels with Club anthems theme from 90’s to present day. Bringing fun to your workout featuring disco lights & Glowsticks. Don’t forget your neon wear!!!
£4.50 for a class guaranteed to make you sweat… book your space now…
Always a great day out for the whole family is a trip to Reddish vale farm. They are hosting a family fun day on Monday 28th May 11am-4pm
Some of the attractions include;
Birds of Prey will be attending, holding a static display with a variety of birds from a massive European Eagle Owl down to a tiny American Falcon.
Arts and Crafts 11am-3.30
Face Painting 11am-3.30
Pony Rides 12.30-2.30
Pony Grooming 12.30-2.30
Small Animal Handling- 11am-4pm
Join the tea party at FreshFire Church on Saturday 28th April between 1pm and 4pm for Papa’s House Vintage Tea Party! With cream tea, cakes, entertainment, raffle, quiz and much more!
All proceeds from this event will be going towards supporting the Papa’s House children in Kathmandu, Nepal. Tickets £5 available from FreshFire Church by calling 0161 442 9023 or email email@example.com
This new activity is really gathering pace and popularity in Reddish. Its quite simple and lots of fun…
1 – Collect some rocks
2 – Decorate your rocks (on the back, write something along the lines of “If found, please post on “Reddish Rocks” on Facebook”) Rocks can be decorated using paint, chalk, sharpie pens, glitter etc. Please make sure your designs are child friendly!
3 – Hide your rocks in safe, public places
4 – Search for hidden rocks and when you find one (or a few), post a photo on this group then re-hide it for somebody else to find. This “game” is being enjoyed by children as well as the grown up and a great way to get out in the fresh air. Have fun!
We are excited to be officially launching Enjoy Local in Reddish! We have great offers in and around Reddish take a look at the offers here. If you wish to register your business follow the link to fill out a form and someone will be in touch very soon!
This weekend (8th April) myself and some of my colleagues at Julian Wadden are taking part in an adult tournament at Reddish North End FC, to help raise money for the team! Playing 6 aside tournament in quick 8 mins games, with between 7 to 9 rounds being played to win. Pop down between 12 noon and 4pm to show your support for the club! and wish us the best of luck, we certainly need it!