Done with moving? Well, you may have found your dream home, but it will never be perfect unless and until you add your splashes to it.
We always get random and quirky ideas on home improvement but don’t pay attention to them as we move on with our busy lives.
Well, this is a perfect opportunity to get your creative juices flowing and think of improvements. That might make your house into a home.
If you haven’t found any helpful ideas, our recommendations can help you build the ascetics of your home while being equally functional.
Paint and Primer Combo
Investing in a fresh coat of paint is never a bad thing, especially when you are moving in, you can make your dream home, look just the way it is with paint.
And what more, it is not as expensive as you might think, for the price that you are paying, you will be getting a house that is almost brand new which is never a bad thing.
A freshly painted home can add a right amount of monetary value if you are planning to sell also.
Invest in Native and Drought-Tolerant Plants
Well if you are planning to decorate your garden with a rich array of imported plants, it would be good to know that they would also require lavish maintenance.
One quick tip would be to invest your money in native plants and flowers. They require less upkeep and attention. Drought tolerant plants are also a way to save some money without losing yours gardens appeal.
Look to Increase Visual Space
While this may not sound easy, adding visual space to your living room or your bedroom can be conducive to increasing the general appeal of your home.
Visual space can be improved by adding mirrors to your walls and add elements to your rooms that make it look much more significant than it is.
Saving money on air Conditioning
If you live in a region where the sun does not bash out on you every single day, then you may not require air condition as much. It will be pretty much a novelty item in some areas.
Installing a whole house fan can provide you with the necessary cooling while costing you a tenth of what I would cost to run air conditioning annually. This green home improvementcan also be used as a selling point as the price of electricity continues to skyrocket.
Short on Cash?
Plant a Tree
If you are in it for the long run, shade trees can be a great selling point as well as an energy saver. They can lower your cooling expenses by up to 40%.
While these tips may not be DIY, they can certainly help your home stand out from the rest. All these are incremental changes and nothing drastic, so the value of your home will improve or remain the same.
If you are planning to stay for a longer term, these refreshes’ can also be a starting point for further works.