Contrary to popular belief, you do not have to spend a shitload of cash in home makeovers significant overhauls, major renovations and for you to make your house do better. It’s in the little things you’ve ignored in the past that you can start doing. You don’t need expensive plastic surgery to put a beautiful face on your property.
Little home fixes tend to add up, and over time, your home could be transformed into true beauty and boost its value should you want to sell or rent out.
Or you can also decide to do them all at once. Your choice.
Show More Love to Your Lawn
Too often, people only focus on the inside of their properties and pay very little attention outside. But the saying, “first impressions matter” apply, particularly in real estate. A fresh coat of paint for the exterior walls is great, but there’s so much more you can do. Cultivate a small lawn and line them with flowerbeds and shrubs. Ensure sidewalks and driveways are spotless and crack-less.
Once that is done, we can go indoors.
Get Rid of Clutter
When people walk through your house, it’s a good thing to make them envy your space. This is especially important if you’re looking to sell or rent. If your home is full of things all over the place, that’ll not be possible, as clutter has a way of distracting people. No one likes distractions Clean off counters, organize your desk, arrange bookshelves and align furniture; whatever you do, make sure you get rid of all that clutter, and you’ll be able to breathe much more comfortably.
Buy your Home Some Flowers
If you love your home, buying flowers for it can make it love you back. Purchase a few bunches from a flower shop or local store and place in your living room, hallway, and kitchen. Studies have proven that the sight of flowers help improve moods, enhance memory and increases social contact.
Alternatively, you can get lace ribbon flowers from a local décor shop or make them yourself. Add a sprinkle of baby
Bring Light into Your Home
Poor lighting can deemphasize your home’s most attractive features. The funny thing is you don’t even need to spend much in doing so. Swap your old light bulbs for higher watt types. Investing a few dollars in getting new fixtures can brighten things up.
A couple of well-placed lamps and even twinkly lights can change a room’s ambiance for better. For added effect, you can make lace ribbon designs over them to create variety.
Also, try to let in more natural lighting. This will make your home more refreshing to dwell in.
What About Smells?
It’s lovely to focus on sights, but how well does your home smell? But you have to be careful about this. Too little and unpleasant odors will linger; too much it’ll be overpowering. Make use of Reed diffusers to provide a subtle scent. They make for a pretty sight also.