Surviving the Remodel

Home Improvement

Did you know that more than half of couples who complete a remodeling project with a spouse or domestic partner admit to arguing during the process? And 3% even considered separation or divorce! See what couples argued most about and how to remodel-proof of your relationship.

Here are a few of the Problem Areas:


*48% BUDGET
*34% UNEXPECTED COSTS
*34% TIMELINE
*30% PAINT COLOR
*27% INTERIOR DESIGN
*18% FLOOR PLAN

Pro Tip: Communicate more with your partner and be respectful of the other person's perspective even if you disagree with it. Validate their opinion while verbalizing yours.

Source: California Association of Realtors® via HomeAdvisor