The Average Home Is 5 Years From Being "Finished"

Do you own a home? How far away is it from being finished? A new survey found that the average home is five years and five months away from being “finished.”

Here are the top projects people want to get done:

  • Painting walls/ceilings
  • Fixing up the yard
  • Redecorating the den/living room
  • Redecorating bedroom(s)
  • Repainting the shed/fencing
  • Flooring
  • Getting new furniture and other home goods
  • Redoing the bathroom
  • Redoing the kitchen
  • Getting new windows/doors