Sometimes, home renovations can take a few weeks if you have a large house and a complex house decorating project. That is why it is a good idea to find out what is the best time to do it. In other words, when is that time when you are mentally ready to say goodbye to the old looks and embrace modern alternatives. That ideal period of time depends on a few factors. For example, do you have kids? If you do, it is a good idea to start the renovating plan during the summer time when they are on vacation. You can send them in holiday or to stay with their grandmother for a couple of weeks. Secondly, make sure that you can take a few days off from your work in order to assist the renovating project from time to time. It would be great if it is a period when you do not have much work to do at office. Another interesting idea is to hand the keys to very reliable renovators (note: I have warned you that they have to be reliable) and leave on vacation with your spouse. When you return, you will have your batteries recharged and a brand new house will be waiting for you. It could be a magnificent surprise to see everything exactly as you instructed!