Most luxury homes in the Philippines are built in very wide areas and these places can be a garden, mountain and even on the beach near the sea. They are placed where they are not only because of the huge space but also because these properties aim to nourish the souls of their consumers.
While it might be more practical to have a townhouse in the city, it feels nothing special. You are constantly surrounded by loud noise and it may not feel like home. Despite the beauty of these areas, they are very expensive to maintain. Most people don’t think of the money that will be needed to maintain the surroundings of a luxury home.
If you live near these areas. you have no choice but to maintain them because they may die and make your property aesthetics look really ugly. Not only do you have to worry about maintaining the inside of your house, but you also have to worry about the outside as well. Therefore, these are tips in maintaining a luxury home in the Philippines, depending on where you live.
You can open your house to renting
Most expensive properties are pricey partially because it is so big and needed a lot of materials. If you have rooms that are barely used, why don’t you open it to be rented by other people for special events like weddings? People can also rent barely used bedrooms for a night at a certain price, and apps like Airbnb have made this a viable endeavor.
The revenue you earn help cover some of the expenses, if not all.
If you live near the sea, regularly paint your home’s exterior
Islands are popular places to have luxury homes because it is so quiet and beautiful. There is usually not a lot of people, children can swim anytime, and there is always a great view to wake up to. Despite its positives, saltwater and sand can negatively affect the exterior of a house.
Saltwater will make your painted walls more prone to peeling and lessen the vibrancy of its color because its crystal settle in it. Sand on the other hand, can leave scratches. Therefore, be prepared to spend regularly on repainting and resealing expenses to keep the luster of your walls. You can choose to paint it yourself to save money.
If you live near a garden landscape, concentrate on sustainability
A good way of making your garden sustainable is by concentrating on making the maintenance costs as low as possible. Plants that don’t give costly problems are shrubs and trees, because you just need to prune. Shrubs are generally strong bushes that give backbone to a garden. They are good at all seasons, do not attract animals, do not need a bed of water to grown on, and do not need sowing like grains and certain vegetables. Examples of beautiful shrubs are roses and hibiscus. Trees are easy to maintain if planted in a vase, and an example of a pot tree is a Kalachuchi.
Indeed, there is a lot of work and maintaining to do when it comes to luxury homes, but a clear and concise list of things to do would help. These are all good tips that can be used and could help you maintain a luxury home.