6 Home Improvement Trends for 2023

With interest rates on the rise and home prices staying inflated, many home owners are improving their home instead of moving to a new one What kind of home improvements are they completing, and why? At Allen Wrench, we have the data to tell you! With over 100,000 Texas home owners following us across all platforms, here's been the top service requests for the last 12 months




1: Soundproofing

Soundproofing is a great home improvement that's gaining traction in 2023. Looking to drown out some noise between rooms? So are many others! At Allen Wrench, we've had many customers request insulating interior walls to soundproof homes.


2: Security Cameras

With many making the decision to not move, they're stepping up their game in terms of home security. At Allen Wrench, we have seen a surge in demand the last 12 months for our ring camera and ring doorbell security product installations


3: Outdoor Living Renovations

Entertaining spaces are a must, and a huge contingent of homeowners are deciding to use the backyard for just that. We've seen an overwhelming amount of demand for patio covers, concrete patios, decks, and home additions with screened in enclosures


4: Counter Tops

Another popular and quick improvement many have requested is kitchen counter top replacements. It's an easy way to revitalize the room that isn't too time intensive


5: Painting (Interior + Exterior)

Putting a couple fresh coats on the home is another trending option for those deciding to stay locked in on their mortgages. Who wants to look at a color they don't like forever? Not us!


6: Fence Installations

Following the trend of increased demand for privacy and security, there has been a huge spike in requests for new privacy fences. No more nosy neighbors!