With the new year rolling in, many people are craving a change. However, this is hard to do with the current situation we’re in. Big career changes, moving to a new area, or going on holiday are all things that are hard to achieve at the moment. Luckily, there are still ways of changing things up. And what better place to start than your own home? There are a few small steps you can take to guarantee to give your home a whole new look. Keep reading to find out what they are.
Get it cleaned
You probably clean your house on a regular basis, but the type of cleaning you do isn’t what we’re referring to. We’re talking about getting the professionals in to do a proper clean of your floors, windows, furniture, carpets, and whatever else you fancy. While cleaning once or twice a week is great, it doesn’t always get into the nitty gritty parts of your home. We often don’t realize just how dirty our houses get, because it’s something that happens gradually. But a good deep cleaning by a place like Woodard cleaners is sure to make everything in your house brighter and fresher, and give it that “new house” feeling you’ve been missing.
Move things around
Most people get tired of their furniture after a few years. So, what do they do? They rush out and spend thousands on new furniture. But why get rid of your furniture if it’s in decent condition, when you can achieve the same goal be rearranging it? Moving your furniture around will certainly make a room look completely different, giving you the change in furniture you needed without having to spend any money. In fact, certain ways of moving furniture can even make a room appear bigger.
Painting is one of the simplest, yet most effective, ways of making a home look completely different. Because walls take up so much space in a room, changing the color they’re painted will have an effect on the whole room. There are so many options when it comes to painting walls – you can opt for a solid color, or patterns. Bright colors, or neutral ones. Why not try both? Paint all the walls a neutral color, and one wall a bright color. This is known as an accent wall and is a fun way of bringing some color into your home. If you’re not sure which colors to go with, have a look at some of the color trends of 2021.
Light plays a much bigger role to give Home a Whole New Look than we know. Lighting is something that can be utilized during the day as well as during the night, and it can change the entire vibe of a room. Why not replace some boring lightbulbs with more intricate sources of lighting, such as Edison bulbs, fairy lights, or even a chandelier? If you want the lighting to be better during the day, you’ll need to introduce natural light.