Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Five Ways To Make A Dramatic Change To Your Home


There are certain times of the year that we like to make changes to our home, it might be the new year, just before the winter months, or more popular at this time of year when the season is changing to Spring. A lot of people like the idea of making some change to their home, and they search for some of the ways they can do it. So I thought I would share with you five of the more popular ways that you can make a dramatic change to your home. I hope it gives you some inspiration to make some changes.

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Remodel some of the rooms in your home
One of the first things many people consider would be the remodeling of their home, or more specifically certain rooms in their home. Two rooms in particular can add real value to your home when making changes, these would be the kitchen and the bathroom. However, in this situation it would always be advisable to consider getting the help of a remodeling contractor to keep things working smoothly. You may also want to take on some of aspects of the change yourself which can help to keep costs down. This would certainly make a big difference to your home. Try painting the walls a different color, oftentimes this is enough of a change.  You can also add a tile backsplash behind your sink.  Perhaps just adding a border to the wall will brighten the room up.  You might also want to consider adding changing the color theme of your appliances, kitchen tools, etc.



Change the color of the walls
You don’t need to make such a big change for your home to appear to have something dramatic happen to it, this can be achieved simply by changing the color of the walls. The room color can actually really change the way a room looks and feels, and it can be one of the cheapest ways to make such a difference to the room itself. You could try a new seasonal color, or simply go all out and change things around. While you are at it, incorporate the color in other ways through furniture and accessory choices.  Painting walls is often something you can do yourself, rather than having to hire someone.

Declutter and minimize your living spaces
Clutter can mount up and can make a room feel messy and untidy, even if it isn’t. So a great way to make a dynamic change is to consider decluttering your living spaces. Sell unwanted things online, recycle or reuse certain items, or simply donate to a thrift shop or charity. The difference it could make might surprise you.  Also add storage, so you can at least have a place to put those items that seem to cause the clutter.



A spring cleaning could make all the difference
One of the simplest ways to make a room feel different is to give it a thorough cleaning. It can be the ideal way and most cost effective change you can make and all it takes is a small investment in cleaning products and big investment of your time and effort. However, it could make the world of difference to your living space. Start in one room of your home and slowly work your way through the rest of your home.  Have a basket to put things in that do not belong in that room, and put them all where they belong when you are finished.  That way you do not spend your day running from room to room.

Changing the use of a room
Finally, changing the use of a room can make a big dramatic change to your home because you are changing the way you use it. A dining room doesn’t have to be that, it could be a kids playroom or office. A living room could be transformed into a dining area. A spare bedroom can be used for other things like working or a relaxing family room. Just make your home work for you.

I hope these tips help you make some dramatic changes to your home.

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