Don’t get us wrong, our team here at Curbio loves HGTV. The channel’s programs have helped the home improvement and real estate industries tremendously. HGTV has opened homeowners’ eyes to the possibilities of home renovation, from minor makeovers to major remodels.
HGTV has exemplified how smart updates, even those that don’t cost a fortune, can make a big difference in sale price. Shows like Love It or List It prove time and time again that the value of a home on the market can change dramatically by expanding a kitchen, adding a bathroom, or fixing the smaller flaws that could scare off buyers.
That being said, HGTV isn’t perfect, and can perpetuate a handful of home improvement myths that we consistently work to debunk: