Your living space is boring. Ok, maybe not boring, but something doesn’t feel quite pulled together and you need a quick fix to give it that extra shine. First, think which one of your rooms is craving for revamp. Then you need to decide what is it exactly that is bothering you – old furniture, outdated items or something that is generally cluttering your space. Remove all that doesn’t feel good (that’s right, all you think that has no positive energy) and make smart little changes that will revive your space. Of course, here’s our list to help you out and give you few ideas on how to refresh your home decor in 5 easy steps.
1. Add mirrors
Wondering who’s the fairest of them all? Bringing mirrors in your room can do wonders for your living space – it can make room look both brighter and bigger. You can repaint old mirror frame along with legs of a chair or a table or invest in some new ones that will instantly revive your house.
2. Make your house look like home with our customized paintings
If you recently gave your room a fresh coat of color, it’s time to put on some new paintings and pictures! Search for old postcards or dig through your childhood albums and turn those photos into paintings. Paintings have major design impact when hung as a group, so replace your old ones and make them fresh by making unique family wall. Look how we turned photos into perfect paintings or click here to see how you can make great photo canvas collage.
3. Invest in pillows and covers
Love pillow fights? Add pillows and blankets to your bedroom – nothing lives up a space like colorful pillows – you can even swap them seasonally to change the look of your room without that extra cost. Sometimes just covering your furniture with a nice blanket can give it a new vibe so it feels like new; try using patchwork or experiment with bold colors.
4. Give your space some warmth with candles and lamps
Don’t own a fireplace? No problem! You can keep your house warm by adding new hanging lights and lamps, or sometimes even just candles. Analyze what areas need modernizing or make a new furniture arrangement and add some lamps behind the sofa to brighten up the room. For high impact, try replacing old hanging light with crazy shaped new ones.
5. Add vases and fresh flowers
Simple yet effective way to add charm into your living room is to add some colorful vases or even just glass ones that you can fill up with seashells and candles. Also, how many times did you see fresh flowers on a restaurant table and thought it was very nice? So why not get the habit of treating yourself with a fresh bouquet of flowers once a month? This will surely bring colors and better mood into your living space.