You could have been dreaming of giving your home-sweet-home a little retouch and let it feel what your magic wand could do. Well, why not make it possible? … Oh, you might be thinking hard on what transformations you could offer to it, huh?
Okay, you better not worry because you’re absolutely covered. All you have to do is to stay on this page and relax. See these different things you could do to level up your home and give it a little yet amazing taste of change.
1. CHANGE DOORS AND WINDOWS FROM WOODEN TO IMPACT-RESISTANT GLASS
If you have wooden doors and windows, you might want to change it to glass instead. It’s highly suggested that you opt for impact-resistant glass doors and windows. This type of glass protects you during strong winds and storms. Plus, it’s also perfect to keep unwelcome burglars from entering or ransacking your beloved home since it isn’t easy to break.
Taking it into a brighter side, having impact-resistant glass doors and windows still let in natural light to your home and at the same time keep you from the harmful UV rays. If you do this in transforming your home into something better and livelier, you’ll surely see that your home seems to appear bigger, cleaner, and fresher. Also, this can create a great change and accent in the whole room
2. FOR WOODEN FLOORS, INVEST IN AREA RUGS
To level up your home space with wooden floors, you can choose to use area rugs. This is perfect to retain the wooden floors that might be ideal for some yoga or Zumba exercise or to simply do some basic floor exercises. Since this is one of the primary reasons of some people who choose wooden floors particularly the health conscious ones.
Moreover, area rugs are perfect for easy cleaning and it adds a huge impact of art in the floor area of your home. It’s not only pleasing to the eyes but also relaxing and comforting for the feet which are a very good idea to accommodate your visitors or guests.
3. GO GREENER BY PUTTING INDOOR PLANTS
One exciting and enlightening thing you could do to transform your home into something new is the use of indoor plants. Indoor plants, if you aren’t aware, have plenty of benefits such as (1) purifies the air, (2) creates a livelier atmosphere that creates a sensation of well-being, (3) some are perfect as insect repellent, (4) helps in stress and anxiety reduction, (5) minimizes dust and carbon dioxide levels, (6) indoor plants are also said to be natural healers, (7) delivers better sleep, (8) creates better and natural scents around home, and so on.
Below are the top suggested indoor plants for you to try.
- Aloe Vera plant
- Rubber tree
- Peace lily
- Snake plant
- Bamboo palm
… and so on and so forth.
4. IN THE INTERIOR, YOU WOULD WANT TO USE LARGE MIRRORS
There are lots of things that might be suggested to you in doing a retouch to your home but this one is amazing and it really works. Especially if you want your space to look simple yet elegant, this one is something you should give a try.
In the interior renovation, you can opt for using large mirrors – mirrors that almost occupy the wall. Why? It’s simply because it (1) gives the illusion of larger and additional space, (2) creates a focal point, (3) simply hides the imperfections in the area, (4) adds more reflection, (5) perfect for taking selfies, and more.
Large mirrors are best to use in these areas:
- Near the front door
- Long hallways
- Walk-in closet
5. REPAINT YOUR WALLS WITH BETTER AND EYE-FRIENDLY COLOURS
This must be the easiest and cheapest way you could do to transform your home – repainting the walls. You can make your walls as your own canvas and have fun with, remember the sky is the limit. You can opt for mural painting – flowers, butterflies, aesthetics, or abstract paintings.
In repainting your walls in particular areas of your home, you should always choose the appropriate colour scheme – of course, you don’t want to welcome your guests with an unpleasant colour of your walls, right?
These are only some of the best and easiest ideas you could do to renovate your home and make it “homier”. A home is a place which offers relaxation and comfort to your body that is in great need of rest after a tiring day. That’s why a simple retouch is something you could do for it in return.
Kath Ramirez is a writer in profession and passion. She believes that everybody can write but not everyone can write with good content and effectively reach out for their audience. Kath believes that writing is one of the million rays of the sun to relieve stress and anxiety. Aside from writing, she indulges herself to reading random books, photography, dancing, and eating pastries which her little sister makes most of the time. She is now a writer for particular Australian and United Kingdom-based companies.