ReNOvation: Bringing Your Home Back To Life Without DIY

You can find loads of posts around the web which are designed to guide you through the process of improving your home. Giving you advice which can help you to decorate your space, add new features, and perform your own construction work, these resources can be great. For those that are too busy for intense DIY, though, it can be hard to find them useful. Instead, you need some lighter ways to change your space. To help you with this, this post will be exploring some of the best ways to bring life back into your home without having to alter its base layers. This can also be perfect for those in rented places with less freedom over the way it looks.


Opening rooms and making space feel much larger, windows have been used in buildings for thousands of years. These features can have a surprising impact on your space, with their appearance changing the way it feels without having to steal the show. One of the best ways to improve this part of the place is with a simple clean. While you will need a company to help you with this, it will still be an easy job, and it won’t take more than a day to finish. This will make the place shine inside and out, with the difference being noticable from the street level.

On the inside of the home, windows also have a big impact, and you have the chance to have some more fun with this area. Blinds, curtains, and other covers have long been used to block out light from spaces like this. Giving you the power to add more patterns and colours to the space, this will always be a great way to alter your rooms. Adding these elements can be a bit of a challenge. Of course, though, while it is a DIY job, it will be far faster than most, with a powerful drill being the secret to getting into tough walls. In a lot of homes, the fittings and holes you need will already be there.


Over a couple of years, parts of your walls which are frequently touched will start to change colour. The oils in your skin will stain the pain, leaving behind marks which can make a wall look very dirty. To get around this, cleaning your walls should be included in your regular home maintenance work. Along with this, for those feeling a little more adventurous, you could also consider hanging a thing or two in these spaces. While this will take a hammer and some nails, it’s a very fast job, and most people will have plenty of time for it. You can find great options to cover your walls from loads of different websites.


While it can be easy to overlook this part of the home, your floors play an important role in the balance of each room. Most people will want to vacuum this space on a regular basis, keeping it free from small debris and other dirt. This will cover most of the maintenance you have to do to it. To go a little further, though, chem-dry cleaning franchises can help you to ensure that your floors care always perfectly clean. You may only need their services once a year or so, and this will make it nice and cheap to keep the place looking superb. Of course, though, there is more you can do to this part of the home.

In most well-decorated places, the floors won’t simply be bare and exposed, as different ornaments will be used to make them look nicer. As the most popular of these, rugs can have a huge impact on a space. Giving you the chance to add some colour to the room, these items can also provide you with new patterns and interesting shapes, enabling a level of creativity which wouldn’t be possible without it. Along with this, though, plants, lamps, and other options can also be used to give your space some new life. Websites like Instagram can be perfect when you’re looking for inspiration in this area.


Up to know, this post has been ignoring a crucial part of your home. The furniture you choose will always have a huge impact on your space, with the work which comes with adding or changing it being very minimal. Nowadays, these options can always be ordered online, making it easy to conserve time when you are searching for them. To help you to choose the very best options for your space, it could be worth visiting some trade shows to see what other people are doing with their rooms. Not only will this give you inspiration, but it may also put you in touch with suppliers who are able to provide exactly what you’re looking for.


 Finally, as the last area to think about, it’s time to consider the way that light can impact a space. Letting more light into a room will make it feel much bigger, especially when curtains or blinds are being used. Likewise, though, cutting it off will make a big room feel cozier. When you are lacking natural light, moving onto electricity to help is a great step to take. Nowadays, LED bulbs make running lights incredibly cheap. This enables you to keep the place nice and lit all the time, without having to worry about the impact it will have on the world. Of course, like the other parts of your home, it could be worth doing some research to help you to choose the best products.

Hopefully, with all of this in mind, you will be feeling inspired to start working hard on altering your home. When you don’t have much time, it can be hard to swift improvements for your space, and this leaves a lot of people feeling unhappy with the space they are left with. Of course, though, there are always easy fixes, and most people have the tools they need to get started, already.

Amy x


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