Building a small guest room needs good planning and consideration of all its positive and negative aspects. There are many things that are to be considered when we build a guest room along with our house plans like a comfortable bed, table, chair, light fittings, toiletries, pillows, bed covers, and many more. Choosing to rent out an extra room is not an easy task. There are many matters of contentions that need to be sorted out before getting underway.
The major aspect of the guest room should be to make your guest feel comfortable and homely. Before moving on with home plans, homeowners need to think about what spaces they are going to rent out, how much investments they need to do and how much will they make out of it.
The Following are some “pros and cons” of building a guest house that may help you to get the idea of setting a figure or valuating things.
Pros of Building Small Guest Room
Providing a guest room that ranges from 700 to 1,300 sq. feet can offer you many options for how to use it. Let us explore some most common advantages:
- Extra space
Extra space gives additional benefits like you can use the room as a rental income source, space for family or friends and in-laws to stay, or just to spent pleasure time together.
- Giving your guest homely experience
You cannot give your personal space to your guests but can definitely make a cozy and comfortable room where they can do their personal activities and can feel homely.
- Happy Place for enjoying breaks
Everyone wants some time to escape from home to feel placid. Your guest room can be a happy place for you where you can spend some time relaxing and enjoying breaks from your normal life.
- Space for Extended Family
If you are thinking of shifting your extended family to allow them to have their privacy and aloneness, this room can serve you the best. You can serve your relatives with a guest room that gives them independence and liberty.
- Renting the room
You can generate additional income by renting the room to needy people. It might be pricey for you initially but can be useful in repairing and maintaining costs.
Cons of Building Small Guest Room
House planning can be a burden. Without hiring a professional you cannot execute your ideas practically. If you are not hiring a licensed professional and plan to make it inexpensive, it can be burdensome. Also, there are some formalities and permits that need to be cleared before your construction gets underway.
It can be Pricey
Constructing a guest house may be initially pricey. Often times, price is the reason that drives up the wall, but if you plan wisely and sensibly by laboring around the budget, your guesthouse won’t spoil your estimate.
Every sort of construction will bring some or other disturbances. But by proper planning and execution, you can overcome hardships or muddles and stretch your objectives.