You don’t have to exceed your budget to make significant changes to the way your home looks. A few basic changes can be made to make a substantial impact without costing you too much. Below are four changes that can transform your house into the home you have always dreamed of having.
Change the Doorknobs
Choosing new doorknobs is a simple remodeling idea that doesn’t cost a lot of money. You may not pay a lot of attention to your doorknobs, but if you changed them, it could mean a significant difference in the way the overall look comes together. Certain types of doorknobs will complement your furniture more effectively than others. Consider what kind of theme your home’s interior and exterior have so that you can choose your doorknobs accordingly.
Re-Upholster the Furniture
You have furnishings around your home that may be family heirlooms or loved and cherished. The problem is they look dated and old. You can get them reupholstered to give them a new look and give the room a total update.
Add Painted Accents or Repaint the Entire Room
Paint can do amazing things for a space, especially if the current paint looks grey or has paint chips. You can choose to touch up the paint, add a painted wall in a different color for an interesting focal point, or even add painted texture or a mural to a wall to make it artistic and modern.
The first thing you should consider is how you can redesign home elements in a way that will make the space fit your needs while maximizing functionality. For instance, if it is just one wall that is causing the problem, you might want to think of a wall repositioning service. This service might set you back by a few hundred to a thousand dollars, but it will give you the space you need. Some older houses tend to have a design that makes certain rooms feel cramped. Hiring an expert to adjust your home’s layout can help you create a more open and functional space.
Go room to room and think of how you can change certain aspects of the design and how it will affect the rest of the house. Determine what you can change to make your home more functional. Often, it is only a single wall or a single aspect that you can adjust to make the whole layout appear brand new.
If you think about it for a little while, you may find that there are numerous ways you can update and remodel your home without it costing a lot of money. Many of these updates you can do yourself and save even more. All you need to do is look online to get some ideas and consider whether that update will fit the space you want to change.
By Brooke Chaplan