Have you found yourself scouring Pinterest for ways to add life back into your home? Do you feel like your home is stuck in the same boring rut it’s been in for years? We’ve all been there. Trends come and go and can leave anyone frustrated with how stale or outdated their home have become.
Here are a few DIY ideas for home remodeling that can help liven up your space.
A great way to bring life back into your home is to give your bathroom a makeover. This is one small space that can make a big impact with minimal effort and cost. A bathroom remodel can include anything from new paint for the walls and cabinets, new tile, new fixtures, to new storage solutions and much more.
Install New Flooring
Get rid of your outdated tile or carpet and give your home an instant face lift by installing new flooring. Bestlaminate has created a step-by-step guide for how to install laminate flooring, which includes everything from prep work beforehand to finishing touches and has a video to go along with it.
If you’re trying to decide what kind of flooring to install, check out our post, “Is Vinyl or Laminate Flooring Better?,” along with other posts that can assist you with your flooring decisions.
Paint, Paint, Paint!
One super simple way to make a dramatic change in your home is to apply a fresh coat of paint. A new color here and there can add splashes of personality to a home that has started to feel drab.
You can create a new focal point of interest in any room in your home by adding an accent wall. For not a lot of money you can add colors, patterns, or designs through various paint colors and techniques, wallpaper, or textures. Kathy Woodard of ‘DECORATING your small space’ offers 10 original accent wall projects you could try.
Painting your kitchen cabinets can give your home a drastic new look and make it feel like you have a brand new kitchen. Wondering where to start? DIY Network has a great step-by-step guide to painting kitchen cabinets.
Bring new life to any room by painting your existing furniture. For example, on her blog Centsational Girl, Kate Riley shows how versatile an IKEA shelf can be by painting it many different ways, creating a unique piece for any space.
Hopefully these simple DIY home remodeling ideas have given you some inspiration for what you could do to spice up your own home.
What are some DIY home remodeling projects that you’ve completed in your home? Tell us in the comments below!