Maybe you’re ready to put your home on the market? Or maybe you’re just looking forward to spring and getting cabin fever. Whether you want a weekend update or an on-the-cheap makeover, you’ll love this collection of quick, wallet-friendly ideas to elevate your home’s style and function. Learn the secrets to improving every room, and you’ll see that even the simplest of add-ons can make a major difference. Better Homes and Gardens Magazine offers great tips for refreshing your home on a dime.
These 20 improvements may not cost a lot, but they’ll make a bug difference in how your home functions. From adding trim work or swapping out switch plates and door hardware to changing out a window treatment or spray-painting a piece of old furniture, you can easily complete one or more of these projects this weekend.
Feels like your kids’ toys exploded all over your home? Like dust bunnies, toys seem to multiply when you’re not looking. This is particularly true during and after the holidays, when children have lots of time on their hands to place with new toys and rediscover old ones. Tired looking rooms adding to the dreary feeling winter often invites? Or maybe it’s just that your furniture has seen better days? Kitchen chaos, a disorganized hall closet, and even a boring entry can seem overwhelming and embarrassing. Check out these household spruce-ups that will get your home looking company-ready in no time.