February 20, 2022Interior Deign
5 Simple Renovations To Make Your Home Look Nicer
When people think about their dream home, the first thing that comes into their mind is a well-designed, comfortable house. If you have the money, you wouldn’t have a problem with this. But what about those who don’t have the budget or skills to renovate their homes?
If this is you, look no further. Because below are five simple renovations you can do to make your home look nicer.
Create an Open Space
This trend is the perfect opportunity for you to create an open space in your home to make it more appealing to your guests and visitors. The question is, how do you do it without tearing down a wall or two? Well, it’s easier than you think.
One thing you can do is to get rid of or move your bulky furniture to make your room more open. If you are too attached to that furniture, consider painting it with the same colors as your walls. So they’ll disappear into the room.
Another trick you can do is to use mirrors. When placed on the opposite side of the window, mirrors can reflect light into your room, making it seem more open. If you want to go big, you can opt for floor-to-ceiling mirrors to make it seem like you have an extension to your room.
Add New Lighting
There are plenty of ways you can brighten your home. But the easy way is to use table lamps and wall lights. You can put
wall lights on the dark corners of a room and table lamps on side tables to layer the lighting and make your room cozier.
If you want to go big, you can replace all your outdated light fixtures with modern ones. This process may require hiring an electrician. But if you know your way around it, replacing light fixtures is not that complicated.
Update Window Treatments
Sometimes, people overlook windows in home renovations because it can be a hassle to decide what to do with them. But that would be a missed opportunity for you to enhance the design of your room.
You don’t need to have the perfect view outside your window. For example, you can opt for a beach vibe with gauzy white sheers or go graphic and bold with geometric curtains.
But if this is stressing you out, you can match your curtains with the color scheme of your room.
Spruce-Up Your Bathroom
Because you use bathrooms every day, they can get dirty pretty quickly. So clean it thoroughly first. Yes, it’s a hassle, but once you finish cleaning, you can think more clearly about how you can spruce it up even more.
Look at outdated items like your shower curtain, faucet, or vanities. Even changing one of them can make your bathroom look more modern. You can also paint your bathroom with a new color or retouch it. All of these will not require you to tear down your sink or toilet.
Or Just Clean and Paint
If you still think that the suggestions above are a hassle or overwhelming, cleaning your house should do just fine. A thorough cleaning should enhance the mood and make your home more livable.
Painting your house with a fresh coat can also make it more fabulous. If you have already done that, look at other things that need a touch-up.
There are plenty of ways you can make your home look nicer without tearing down your walls or spending a ton of cash. So think, what else is outdated or needs retouching in your house? Hopefully, this list has inspired you on what else you can renovate in your home.