1. Winter Blues Aren't Always a Bad Thing!
The saying goes if the barn needs painting, paint it! Plus adding a new colour to a room can give it a totally new feel and hide any scuff marks!
Darker colours can make a large room feel more inviting! While lighter colours can make a small room feel more spacious!
Finding the right colour and hue is important.
Click here to see the Blues that top the charts for 2017!
2. Here's A Bright Idea!
It can be hard to keep up with the latest design trends but it is possible to keep your home looking current without paying for renovations every 5 years. The secret: update your light fixtures!
Light fixtures are a great way to add creativity and individuality to any space.
These subtle changes can add big style to any room without burning a hole in your pocketbook.
click here for 30 awesome home lighting ideas!
3. Born in a Barn
Sliding vintage doors are not only trendy at the moment, they are actually very practical.
A sliding barn door is about as easy to install as a set of curtains!
While closets and doorways break up a space and make it appear smaller,
barn doors lead the eye across the wall thus adding to it's space.
Who knew something so rustic could
make a room feel so luxurious?
See more styles!
4. Outer Beauty Counts Too!
You've heard it said that some people
judge a book by its cover.
So what first impression is your home
Adding a fresh colour to your front door, siding or brick
can make a big difference.
Even taking a power washer to
the outside of your house
is a great and inexpensive way to
give your home a face lift.
See more colourful front entrances!
5. Less is More
Sometimes all it takes is a
simple rearranging of furniture
that can give a room
a style upgrade!
Decluttering shelves, tables and walls can improve any space.
Check out this great how-to article on furniture arrangement!