When it comes to refreshing, updating and adding a new dimension to your favourite spaces, it needn’t cost the earth.
And, if you’re looking to give your home a facelift on a budget in 2017, you’re in the right place. We’ve created a guide outlining some of the most cost effective ways that you can breathe new life into your home, without it breaking the bank.
After all, from adding a splash of paint to tired looking walls through to updating your curtains, it’s often the case that the simplest changes have the ability to make the biggest impact.
Introduce new lighting to your home
If your home is dull and dark, you might want to think about updating your lighting.
Choosing the right lights can have a huge impact on the mood and ambience of your home. From refreshing your existing table lamp with a new shade or adding ambient and accent lighting through uplighters, down lighters and tracks, there are lots of cost effective lighting solutions that will instantly enhance the look and feel of your home.
Update your curtains
Updating your curtains is a great way to breathe new life into a space, adding colour, personality and texture.
And there are a whole host of affordable curtains available online that will allow you to add style, warmth and character to a variety of different spaces. So whether you’re looking to add a cosy dimension to your living room or the wow factor to your dining space, you’re sure to find curtains online that will complement and enhance the different spaces in your home.
If you’re struggling to choose a certain colour, design or texture, take inspiration from the existing colour scheme in the room you are updating.
Mirror, mirror on the wall Mirrors work in wide variety of spaces and are perfect for adding light, space and interest to all areas of your home.
But that’s not all… a mirror is also a great way to inject a healthy dose of personality into a room, creating a striking focal point that is effective and most importantly, cost friendly!