If you have a long list of things you want improved or repaired in your home, the first thing you should do is sit down and create a priority list. Which things are most important? Which can wait? Then, find someone experienced in home repair take a look with you at cost and timelines.
You may need to change some of your priorities once you’ve discovered cost and complexity, but having both your preferred priorities and the things that are possible side by side will help you make good decisions.