If you are thinking of renovating your home and making distinct changes, you might want to consider adding a sunroom. A sunroom, sometimes called a solarium, is a room that lets natural light into your home and gives you added space where you didn't have anything before. It is often used as a place for people to relax and enjoy the sun without being outside, it's also often used as a reading area.
A sunroom can make your home more beautiful and appealing and give you extra room for parties, family get-togethers, exercising and meditating, or just about anything you can think of. Sunrooms also come with a number of benefits that you will love. Here are some of them:
Energy savings – Depending on the type of glass that you use for your sunroom, you will find that you can save money on energy bills with this addition to your home. With the help of modern glass technology, your sunroom will be able to help keep 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.
Increases property value – Even if you are not that you are thinking of selling your home anytime soon, 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 often considered a luxury upgrade. All of these benefits can raise the price of your home, should you ever decide to put it on the market.
Enjoy the seasons without exposing yourself – 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 in your hair, and enjoy the snow without feeling 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 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 altogether.
When you are thinking about remodeling or adding a custom sunroom to your home in Greater Virginia, you will need AAPCO and Family Co. We have been improving homes and installing patio and porch enclosures and sunrooms for decades. You can choose from a variety of vinyl and aluminum options from our wide selection of sunroom designs or we can work with you to design the sunroom you have been dreaming of. At AAPCO, we specialize in renovation and remodeling services such as replacement windows, bathroom remodeling, and siding installation upgrades.
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.