There are small things that you can do around your home to update your style instantly and transform your space without spending a fortune. Here are some quick and easy changes you can make to transform your home into a beautiful living space.
Change your Light Fixtures
Instead of the typical hanging light fixture that probably came with your home, swap it out for a decorative chandelier or hanging lantern. You can change the whole style of your dining room with new light fixtures. Here is how easy it is to change your lighting.
Painting is a cheap and easy way to totally transform a space and almost anyone can do it. It doesn’t mean that you have to start moving furniture and painting walls you can start with painting an old piece of furniture and giving it a new look. Paint the inside of a cabinet to add some color or just paint an accent wall a bright bold color.
Get New Throws
Whenever you buy a new sofa you typically get a couple of throw pillows with it, get rid of them and grab some new ones with a splash of color. Instant update to your living room! Get some bright oranges or yellows and brighten up that room, or get some wild patterns to break up the neutral tones in your room.
Designate a Conversation Area
Most new homes today come with open floor plans, this allows the rooms to flow into one another seamlessly and for the most part that is great. But if you want something more intimate and cozy then create a conversation area using your sofa, some chairs and a nice area rug. It makes the room a bit warmer and more inviting.
Get Some New Lampshades
Keeping your home up to date with current styles every year can get pricey but an easy way to stay current is to simply replace your lampshades. Right now the “in look” is mid-century lampshades. Swap out those out of date shades with something new can totally change your room. Trade out those tired white shades for something softer in a bronze or a gray instead.
Updating your home doesn’t have to be complicated nor does it have to be expensive. There are lots of simple updates you can do to change your decor without buying all new furniture. Just use your imagination and don’t be afraid to use some color!