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21.11.16

7 Tips For Revamping Your Home This Christmas

A lot of us have time off during the Christmas period and because of this it means we have time to revamp our home a little. Whether we just want a nicer place to live or have an eye on a home sale in the new year, here are some good tips for a change.
 

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1. Use Frames Creatively If you already have prints of some cool photos, you should consider framing them. If not, grab a camera and take some snapshots of your kids, cats, dogs or flowers. Pick the best ones and print them out. Get some modern ready-made frames or order custom ones, and display these photos on your walls.
 Show a little creativity when you choose your frames. Don't be afraid to mix and match colors and shapes, as these combinations can look extremely stylish, if you get them right.



2. Invite Nature In Fresh flowers, branches and leaves can give your interiors a fresh look. Besides, you can pick them from your own yard, so you can have them for free. Branches can be used to create amazing decorative mixes. you can use them as they come or you can paint them in bright colors. A nice coating of gold or silver spray paint can do wonders. You can also create some exquisite wall art by pressing flowers and leaves and framing them.


 3. Bring Your Shades To Life Traditional roller shades can look much better if you stencil a design on them. Such stencils are available in many stores, so you won't have problems in finding a wide range of patterns and designs. If you need help, you are welcome to use our guide to stenciling a design on a roller window shade.
 


4. Don't Overdo Your Painting Adding a fresh layer of paint can surely bring a room to life. Nonetheless, you may not want to paint an entire room, as this isn't as simple as you probably imagine. It's much faster to paint only the molding or the doors. This is going to cost you less, while having a great effect anyway. If you use a bright color, you're going to create a good focal point to any room. This can really have a big impact on quickly selling a home according to readysteadysell.co.uk 


5. Pillows And Cushions Are Your Best Friends Why replace your couch when you can give it a fresh look by adding a few throw pillows? If you already have some, consider renewing them. These pillows are fairly inexpensive, so you're going to be able to freshen up your interiors without having to spend a fortune on it.
 


6. Swap Your Furniture Around A simple rearrangement of the furniture can completely alter the look and feel of a room. You don't need to change the place of all your furniture items. Sometimes, swapping a coffee table with a floor lamp can change the focal point, making the viewer experience a different feeling when entering the room.
 


7. Revamp Your Front Entry You only have one chance to create a first impression, so do your best to make it a positive one. Install a beautiful house number, add potted plants nearby the front door and make sure your entry looks as inviting as possible.