Did you know that the average cost to raise a child in the US is now over $240,000? That’s one serious chunk of change! THANK GOODNESS THAT’S OVER.

Now that your kid is off to college, why not spend a bit more on yourself? Your kid is gone, and all of a sudden you find yourself with extra space…hmmm, what to do?

REMODEL!

You’ve always wanted to have your own home gym, right? And your husband would love that. Or better yet, what about a home theater? You know, something like the one your rich neighbors have that you’ve been not so secretly coveting for ages.

Or maybe you should move your epic wine collection from the garage to a nice new wine room? Your kid will be off to college, most likely getting smashed, so turning their room into a winery of sorts would be kind of fitting in an ironic sort of way.

Well, if you can’t figure out what to do with the extra space when your kid moves away to college, this handy infographic will give you 10 solid ideas to help you on your way. And don’t worry…when they come home for break, they won’t mind not having a room anymore…right?

Kids Off to College? Here Are 10 Killer Remodeling Ideas

Kids Off to College? Here Are 10 Killer Remodeling Ideas! – An infographic by the team at Door to Door Storage