Five Cheap Tricks to Freshen up Your Home

Five Cheap Tricks to Freshen up Your Home With Summer now just a precious few weeks away, it is perhaps time to start looking at ways to embrace what is left of Spring and freshen up the home for a brand new season. But if you happen to be on a budget, where is the best place to start? Paint Your Front Door The front door really is a gateway to your world and should be inviting at all times of the year, so there’s no better place to start than the front door to your home. There are of course a wide range of finishes for your door and personally, I prefer semi-gloss. If you fancy painting your internal doors, that’s great too! Here is a handy door painting guide by Oakwood Doors. Distress your furniture One of the most popular décor styles right now is rusticism, and the great thing about this particular style is that it doesn’t cost much, if anything at all to achieve. By simply getting your old coffee table, showing it some love and care and then distressing it with a little fine-grit sand paper, you can achieve a marvellous antiqued look for your home in a matter of hours. Here is a great ten step guide to distressing your average chest of drawers! Embrace the green There’s nothing nicer than bringing a...

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