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6 Creative Ways to Revitalise Your Humble Abode

by Greg on January 24, 2017

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Is your home feeling a little worse for wear?

Does it make you feel stale, rather than satiated?

There is probably some refreshments that you can make to transform your humble abode into an inspiring home sanctuary. Read on to discover 6 creative ways that you can revitalise your home.

  1. Refresh with some new blinds

Blinds can totally change a home’s vibe, whilst also setting the tone for the rest of the house. Moreover, the colour you choose can help to offset the overall decor that you’ve chosen for your home. For instance, a darker set of blinds will complement a darker set of furniture, and so on. If in doubt, contact a reputable blinds provider to help you with your selection of premium, stylish blinds.

  1. Hang up some inspiring art

Perhaps what your house needs is an injection of fresh culture, to help it breathe again and remain relevant and inspiring in you and your guest’s eyes. Art can be hung on walls or placed on bookshelves or pedestals, and it can work absolute wonders for your house. There are no rules with art – what you choose and where you want to place it is entirely up to you!

  1. Repaint your walls

Aside from installing or buying new furniture, you can also refresh the assets that are already in your home. Repainting walls is a relatively quick and easy way for you to freshen up your home and make it look brand new. Planning your painting out well in advance will allow you to find the colour best suited to the room or rooms you wish to change, and colour-matching with your furniture can add synchronized colour schemes which can really make the room pop.

  1. Throw down a statement rug

A statement rug is not only an aesthetically appealing option to revitalise your home, it also provides a barrier between your family and the floor – by protecting what’s underneath it. As well as this, a rug provides weather and noise insulation, meaning the chilly air or annoying noise won’t rise up through your floorboards.

  1. Add some lush plants

A great way to incorporate the feel of nature into your home, plants are also an incredibly attractive addition to any house that wants to be made a home. There is also a type of plant to suit any environment – from plants that survive of air, to succulents, to plants that can be kept in the damp environments such as the shower.

  1. Invigorate your outdoor areas

The outside of your home is the first thing that guests will see when they come over to be entertained. Therefore, it always helps for your outdoor areas to be well kempt and interesting. A beautiful garden can transform your old home into an unrecognisable, fresher version of itself. Adding an outdoor seating area, deck, or patio is one thing, but adding a gravel-surrounded fire pit and a hedge to add privacy brings on a whole new feeling to your yard, without the construction price tag attached.

Your home should be your haven. Give yourself the sanctuary you deserve by refreshing and revitalizing your space using these 6 creative steps.

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Kelly Staude January 30, 2017 at 11:07 pm

Love this article! It’s amazing what a difference a few relative inexpensive changes can make.

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Kelly Staude February 1, 2017 at 2:51 am

So simple yet so effective. Amazing what a few smart ideas and changes can do to the look and feel or a room.

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