Are you in the process of a kitchen, bathroom or basement remodel? Don’t forget about the rest of your home! These updates from major to minor can go a long way and can make your entire home feel complete and ultimately refreshed!
Removing your old dirty carpeting can make a huge improvement on the look of your home -replace with hardwood flooring. If you have a smaller remodeling budget only install in your main living spaces, leave the carpet in your bedrooms or additional spaces. Laminate wood floors are also very popular right now due to their lower cost and similarity to the real thing!
Refresh your entire home with updated trim on windows and base moldings. Add crown molding for a more detailed and custom look. Lastly, replacing old doors can go along way! This can make a huge impact, especially if you are replacing dated old trim with a bright white or rich wood tone.
Small exterior updates to the front of your home can really make your curb appeal go up! Replacing outdoor lighting and adding minor landscaping are effective exterior updates that will really improve your homes curb appeal. If you want a more major exterior overhaul – a fresh coat of paint or new siding on your home will really change the look of your exterior. Lastly, adding shutters or small architectural details such as stone can really make your home look new again!
Adding recessed lighting to specific areas in your home is a great way to make your home feel brighter and larger. Replacing bathroom lighting can really make an impact on a small space. Lastly, if you are stuck in the shiny brass era, you may want to consider an entire home update just to make everything uniform.
Paint is one of the easiest updates you can make to your home. Making your entire home the same color palette will make your home feel uniform. Don’t be afraid to update your wall color with something bright or colorful. Paint color is easy to change- if you don’t like it after a while it is as simple as repainting.
Appliances can make an instant update to the look of your home, but most importantly to the efficiency of your home. Selecting appliances that are Energy Star rated can save you money each month on your energy bills. Not to mention, when we use less energy, we save our earth’s resources and cut down on pollution.