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Home-Improvement Projects Got More Expensive in 2020


[Updated: Mar 09, 2021 ] Mar 09, 2021 by Barbara Bellesi Zito

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Project Percent of Households Completing Project Average Cost
Interior painting 35% $2,007
Bathroom remodel 31% $13,401
New flooring 26% $4,680
Landscaping 24% $2,389
Kitchen remodel 23% $35,317
Exterior painting 19% $3,291
New smart-home device 19% $205
New roofing 16% $9,375
New fencing 16% $2,991
Deck or porch installation 14% $7,994
New cabinets 12% $5,832
New HVAC 12% $5,371
New windows 12% $9,131
Refinish cabinets 10% $3,038
Home office 8% $266
Pantry 8% $2632
Home addition 7% $52,157
New siding 7% $13,974
Above-ground pool 5% $2,723
In-ground pool 5% $49,245

Source: HomeAdvisor's True Cost Report 2021.

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