If you are thinking of renovating your home and making a few distinct changes to it, you might want to consider adding a sunroom to it. A sunroom, which is sometimes called a solarium, is a room that lets natural light into your home. It is also a room that gives you a lot of extra space to do a lot of things. It is often used as a place for people to spend time with family and friends, as an exercise area that allows sunlight in, and even as a party space.
A sunroom is not just an area that you can use for your parties, family get-togethers, and for yoga. It also comes with a number of benefits that you will love. Here are some of them:
Energy savings – depending on the glass that you use for your sunroom, you will find that you can save money on heating and lighting with this addition to your home. With the help of glass technology, your sunroom will be able to help keep itself warm during the cold winter months and cool in the summer months. This will mean lower energy bills since you won’t have to crank up your AC or heater.
Added property value – not that you are thinking of selling your home anytime soon, but a sunroom can actually raise the value of your home considerably. It adds to the overall living space in your home, increases the aesthetic value of your residence, and is counted as an upgrade. All of these can serve to raise the price of your home, should you decide to put it on the market.
Enjoy the seasons without exposing yourself to it – ever wonder how it would feel to simply enjoy watching the falling leaves of autumn, the snowdrifts of winter, and the rain showers of spring around you without any of it affecting you? Well, with a sunroom you can stand in the rain without getting wet, see the leaves fall without getting any of it in your hair, and enjoy the snow without feeling any of the cold.
Less costly than a home extension – adding a room to your home is more expensive than if you are adding a sunroom to your home. This is because an extension will require that you hire a construction crew, an architect, and an engineer to help you with a home extension. With a sunroom, you have the option of installing it over an existing patio or porch, which eliminates the need for an architect, engineer, and construction crew.
When you are thinking of having a custom sunroom added to your home in Greater Virginia, you will need a company that specializes in such a service. AAPCO and Family Co has been installing patio and porch enclosures and turning these into sunrooms for decades. You can choose from a variety of vinyl and aluminum options from their wide selection of sunroom designs. AAPCO also specializes in other renovation and remodeling services such as replacement windows, bathroom remodeling, and siding installation.
To find out more and to know what your options are when it comes to turning your patio or porch into an attractive sunroom, contact us today at 804-214-7370 and get a free estimate.