New year, new home! If you’re looking to revamp your home for 2020 then look no further. The pros at Electrical Experts have come up with 20 easy ways for you to brighten, revive, and give your home a makeover for the new year.
During the year, we accumulate A LOT of random stuff, especially after the holidays. Take time to compile unused or unnecessary items and donate them to someone in need.
2. Give your ceiling fans an update
If your home has old ceiling fans, it can make your entire home look outdated. Replace the blades with a sleek design or give it a paint job.
3. Create the illusion of more space
Small space? No problem! Mirrors can make a room look larger instantly. They also reflect light and can make your home appear brighter.
4. Make it safe
Keep up with regular inspections and maintenance to your home’s HVAC, plumbing, and electrical systems. This would also be a good time for you to update the batteries in your smoke detectors and carbon monoxide alarms.
5. Purge your pantry
Expired foods and snacks should have no place in your home. Toss out anything that has overstayed its welcome in your fridge and pantry.
6. Get house plants
These aesthetically pleasing additions will help improve your home’s air quality!
7. Clean your windows
Wipe away gunk and grime that have built up on your windows so the natural light can shine through.
8. Scrub-a-dub-dub away stains
Scrub away any stains on your kitchen and bathroom cabinets or paint them a new color completely!
9. Get new knobs
Get rid of old doorknobs and replace them with new ones to upgrade the finishing of your home.
10. Paint your front door
First impressions matter and your front door is the first part of your home that guests will notice. Give it a vibrant new shade!
Treat yourself to rest and relaxation with new sheets, bedspreads, and blankets.
12. Fabulous foyer
Make a grand entrance by focusing some of your efforts on your foyer. Add a mirror, hanging shelves, bench, and art.
13. Dress up your walls
Turn your drab walls into something fab. Add family pictures, artwork, and shelves.
14. Purchase a rug
Refine your space with a new rug. This accessory adds a special touch to a room and comes with extra warmth!
15. Lighten up
Brighten your home with new modern light fixtures. It’s inexpensive and can really upgrade the feel of your home.
16. Get new curtains
Your shower curtains face wear and tear from rust, constant water, and other scum. Swap yours out for new shower rings and a curtain.
17. Get rid of chaotic cords
Electronics rule our lives but this often comes with a tangle of cords. You can purchase cable covers or power strips to help camouflage the mess.
18. Rearrange furniture
Are you getting bored with the layout of your furniture? They’re not set in stone so start moving them around for a new feel.
19. Add an accent wall
No need to dedicate your time to painting an entire room, just add an accent wall. Consider a fun printed wallpaper or simply paint it your favorite color.
20. Get cushy
If your couch is feeling worn down give it a cheap and instant facelift with a new cover and throw pillows.
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