- Rishita Chakroborty
How to Renovate Your Home on a Low Budget
After some time, your home requires an update. And you notice such a requirement when you see your home walls/floors have cracks, linens get old, and your household articles are of old models making your home look dull. Keep in mind home renovation is not expensive all the time. You can renovate your abode when you are on a low budget. Here are some useful steps for your assistance:
Repair the damages and cracks First of all, you should do repair work in your home renovation. Have a close look at each and every part of your home - walls, corners, floors, stairs, ceilings, wardrobes, cabinets, etc. - to find out damages or cracks it has. Collect the respective materials and hire the associated professionals to get the repair work done. Opt for doing yourself if your home has a few cracks and you can do the same. Have a fresh coat of your desired paint colors Coating your home walls and ceilings with fresh paint colors is the most inexpensive and easiest way to change the look of an abode. After getting the cracks and damages repaired, move ahead and start working on coloring your home walls and ceilings. Choose the paint colors that suit your home decor theme and your choice & taste. Paint your home yourself or hire someone for coating your home with fresh colors. Change your home lights Technology in each field changes with time. The technology in lighting or other fields is very different from the one available ten years ago. So, with time, you should keep your home lighting solutions up-to-date if you are willing to make your home of the contemporary world. In your home decoration, you should try to update your floor lamps, ceiling lights, wall lamps, study lamps, and other lights. Instead of general wall lights, you can go with a shadow lamp such as a deer creative shadow lamp. A little change in your lighting can do wonders to the look of your home. Work in your living room The living room of a home is the place where you spend quality time with your family members/friends, entertain yourself, and meet someone who comes to see you. It works as a center in your abode. So, you should make every possible effort to transform its look without spending too much. You can change curtains, blinds, covers (sofa, cushion, etc.), and lights. If your pocket allows you, replace all the furniture pieces with new ones. Replace the countertops, backsplash, and faux islands with the new ones After the living room, you should pay attention to upgrading your kitchen, as it is the powerhouse of your home. It is the place that you use for taking the first glass/cup of water/milk/tea/coffee in the morning and the last one before going to your bed, including meal preparation. Keep a bird eye-view on each item such as backsplash, countertops, appliances, crockeries, tableware, etc. and replace the one that is broken, out of service, or old. Pay attention to your bedroom A bedroom is a private place for one in one’s home. In your home renovation, you should ignore it. From the bed, mattress, and pillows to window blinds, curtains, and wall art pieces such as paintings, you should focus on each item and change it if it requires an enhancement or is torn/old. Never neglect your bathroom Usually, people forget to give importance to their bathrooms in their home renovation plans. In the renovation of your bathroom, you can add a medicine cabinet, a mirror, wallpaper, and a storage if it hasn’t got the same. In a budget home renovation plan, you should give priority to the one which is essential and work gradually.