In the second installment of this series, we’ve answered the question about the motivations of Australians when it comes to renovating their homes. And using data obtained by Houzz Australia from homeowners who renovated their homes in 2015, we’ve looked at what most of them have done to their homes and why they preferred to renovate than to buy the ‘perfect’ home.
For this installment, we’re going to answer yet another question:
What role did professionals play when it comes to renovation?
Using data from the same survey conducted by Houzz, let’s get started by looking at the types of professionals homeowners who renovated have hired to help out:
Overall, 89% of homeowners who renovated in 2015 turned to specialists for help.
The table below shows the percent distribution of homeowners who hired specialists:
So if majority of homeowners hired professionals, why did they do it? Take a look at the top 3 reasons for each type of professionals below:
Apart from quality results, project management, budget management, and sourcing quality products and materials, there are other reasons why most homeowners opt to hire renovation specialists.
In the final installment in this series, we’re going to look into a more focused discussion about the valuable contributions of professionals in renovation. Specifically, we’ll look at the contributions of pro renovators.