Some of the cheapest home repairs will tidy up your home, provide a new look or feel, make it look wider, our comfort depends on what you are looking for. Home repairs that require investment but add interest or value to your home may include cabinets, spiral staircases, floors, wall maintenance, or landscaping.
If money is tight, you can make changes to your home that doesn’t require a lot of money. Some suggestions include:
Rearrange furniture, curtains and rugs: Thoughtful arrangements include diagonal furniture arrangements, tapestries – or both – that can create unique focal points in each room. Try pulling your curtain to the side, or use only one that gathers in the middle with a tieback.
Plants: Green plants can make a big difference in the appearance of the room! Pull back the curtain; fill empty spaces with various sizes of plants in pots at different heights. Arrange a few on a table or bench behind a sofa that is level with the wall.
Lampshade: There are tons of great lamp shades to choose from – this is the best way to add color, style and atmosphere that you can change according to the season if desired!
Hit the garage sale! Do we need to say more? This is the homeowner’s dream come true when it has to be redecorated on a limited budget.
If you have a fixer-top or ‘comfortable’ residence where space and budget in premium, or fixer-top are in need so you don’t know where to start, start with changes that are visually stimulating and practical. Affordable updates that make your home look more elegant, spacious and livable can be money in the bank. Some ideas include:
Spiral Stairs: Some home improvements make a dramatic statement – about a reasonable budget – like a spiral staircase. Perfect for basements, attics, and small guest rooms of all types. Believe it or not, this is an economical project, do it yourself.
New Wardrobe Hardware: Old hardware can even date with the most traditional cabinet. Check with your local furniture refinisher and see if he has something you might be interested in.
Bathtub Liners: These are available in all price ranges – make sure to do your homework and get the best price before you make a decision. Often it’s cheaper and easier to have professionals do this.
With some careful creativity and budget, you can explore interior design options and increase affordable home improvements that will give your home a much-needed facelift – whether it’s a gallon of fresh paint or elegant spiral eco stairs to open your unused space!