Tiny Changes, Big Impact: 10 Easy Ways to Make Your Home Feel New!

Moving into a new place would always be an exciting venture. The first few days, weeks, and months will have you enjoying the feel of your new home. But after a few years, even the most timeless decoration can feel aged and ancient. At this point, you may need to spice things up and make the place feel pristine again.

One can make numerous choices to help them achieve this — a little color here and a piece of art there can make all the difference in your space. Here are ten ideas to help modify your place without breaking the bank.

Add Some New Pops of Color

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If your home if feeling a little stale, maybe it’s time to add some new colors.  Adding color in small décor items can be an affordable way to change things up, think decorative pillows, or a throw blanket a small frame, or décor item.  To keep things from getting stale, consider making simple changes like this seasonally or twice a year.  (you can rotate décor too, you don’t always have to start new)

Rearrange Your Space

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Consider rearranging the furniture you have in the space.   Change the orientation of your table switch out some chairs.   Moving furniture can be heavy, so an extra hand would help.

For a bedroom consider moving a bed to another wall.  Even if you choose not to do so much work after moving your bed, your room should feel updated already. If you want to do more, your furniture is the next step. Rearrange the chairs and table also. Your space should feel brand new after this.

Less Is More

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Decluttering your space can greatly make the place feel brand new. A thorough cleaning can make a space appear larger and more appealing than a room full of junk.

Find better ways to hide or eliminate unnecessary items in every room in your house; no, you can’t be sentimental. Anything you don’t need or use should be gone. This way, your apartment would breathe better, and you would see it in a new light.

Add Some Color

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This works best for neutral and white-washed rooms. But if you can make it work with your room color, you should try it. Splash some more colors here and there.

Don’t be afraid to experiment from your bedroom to your living, kitchen, and bathroom. Adding a bit of color can be done quickly to make the place instantly feels fresh. No color is off-limits, and neither is the design. If it doesn’t work, who says you can’t try again? If you are afraid to repaint the whole house, pick one wall and go crazy. This way, you can focus on it until you find something that works.


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Remember, nothing is off-limits here. You can experiment with accessories, objects, or anything that makes you feel more at home. If there are empty spaces around, you can fill them with things you love. Of course, in a strategic, fun, and beautiful way.

You could even paint your mora clock(and build it) and table to spice things up. Be creative, think outside the box, and allow your imagination to run wild. Your home will love it.

Switch Curtains

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Curtains are not just for ensuring privacy in your space. They also improve your window view and open your space. They have the power to make or mar your room. So pick them with care.

Try switching up your curtains for a brand-new feel of your home. You could get plain, patterned, or mismatched curtains; it’s up to you. Also, if you aren’t a fan of curtains, you could opt for blinds or decide to ditch them altogether. Your house, your rules.

Become a Plant Mom or Dad

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Strategically placing some greenery can make any space come alive. Plants can add color, texture and make your home feel more accommodating. Fun fact, plants also reduce stress levels. So they are also good for you. There’s no specific area to place your plants; you decide that, but be sure to check out these 15 low-maintenance houseplants to try.

Get New Art

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Art would breathe life into your home. So what are you interested in? Lifelike portraits, abstract art, or sculptures? Whatever they are, get a bunch of them and make your space come alive with bits and pieces of the things you love.

Try hanging a piece of art on your wall and see the difference it makes. Also, not all art is expensive. You could get some very nice ones for fair prices. Keep an eye out for them.

Change Your Rug

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Just like curtains, rugs add personality to your home. They also help keep your feet warm in the cold weather. If your room needs a switch-up, get a rug.

A rug with a solid color or a lovely graphic pattern should work. It’s your taste that matters. The rugs can be in more than just the rooms; you could get them for your kitchen, bathroom, and hallways. A beautiful carpet would give these places a breath of fresh air.

Repaint Your Front Door

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I especially love this one and would try it out. If your front door shows it is old, your whole place can also feel that way. No, you don’t have to get a new door, not when you could paint over the old one.

A white retouch would work anytime, any day. This way, you get a new-looking front door and an even cooler entrance into your home.

Use Photos

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Instead of painting over an empty-looking wall in your home, you could let it tell a story. Although adding artwork can do that, family photos and art made by kids would only give your place that personal touch.

Empty walls, stairwells, and even hallways are perfect for photo galleries. You can spice them up by adding imperfect, unaware, and candid snaps to the gallery. You can arrange them to tell any story you want.

10 Home Renovations That Can Decrease its Value

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With increasing interest rates and mortgage prices, getting the most value for your home is imperative. Homeowners and real estate agents speak about the renovations that could decrease the value of your home and why. Here are the renovations to look out for.

DIY Artificial Plants for Outdoors on a Budget

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Don’t have time to water your potted plants, but love the look? Try this great hack with beautiful DIY artificial plants for outdoors with twinkling solar lights at night, for a deal per planter!

Zen Garden Path Ideas

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Discover these Zen garden backyard ideas! These 10 unique and stunning garden designs can enhance the beauty and tranquility of your landscape. From intricate stepping stones to wood slice walkways, these ideas will inspire you to create your own peaceful oasis where relaxation and meditation can be the Zen you truly need.

How To Build a Window Box Planter in 5 Easy Steps

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Build your own DIY window box planter to add curb appeal and make your home exterior look amazing! This tutorial breaks it down into 5 easy steps to build a custom window planter box for flowers.

25 Annuals for Shade That Bloom All Summer:

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Here is a list of 25 Annuals for Shade that bloom all summer. What could be better than great flowers that last a long time and do well in shade?! Great for container gardening too.

What is a Terrible Home Design Trend?

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Sometimes we dream of building a new home, and what great ideas we have for it.  But we don’t want to make big mistakes, what are the horrible new home trends that we want to avoid?

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