It's a very fair question to ask: "How much money can I expect to recoup from my home remodeling project?"
After all, when you're talking about extensive renovations, few people can afford to just throw that much money down the drain. Knowing the projected resale value tied to the remodel will help you make the best decision for your home. The Wall Street Journal printed an article last month addressing this very issue by comparing the cost versus value of some typical high-end home-improvement projects. Bearing in the mind the fact that these figures are general and average, take a look at the article here to glean some valuable information about what types of projects typically recoup the most money compared to their original cost.