But being effective at any home remodeling or DIY project means planning ahead to make it work.
Plus, there are some home remodeling projects that are best left to the professionals. Trying to tackle some tasks can end up being costly and may damage your home if you aren’t experienced.
Don’t worry. There are lots of great DIY projects you can do easily.
Try these 5 home hacks and you’ll love the results:
1. Glam Home Hack Kitchen Hardware
Like it or not the kitchen becomes the focal point of most homes. We gather there to eat, prep meals, and socialize.
Many times our kitchen is more like a living room. No wonder we love to decorateand make it a beautiful space to enjoy.
While many spend big bucks on a kitchen remodel there is a simple home hack that can update your kitchen in a short period of time. Updating the knobs, pulls, and hardware of your kitchen can have dramatic results.
A kitchen remodel can mean big headaches. Go for a hardware update first and you might feel like you have a whole new kitchen.
2. Ceiling Access Doors
Just because something in your home is great for storage and utility space doesn’t mean it can’t be beautiful.
For so many of us, we walk past eyesores in the home because they are functional. It may be your garage space or attic, but it should shine as much as the rest of your home.
Why not try a simple update to your attic access door? There’s a wide range of sizes and styles to choose from.
With a simple install, you can stop ignoring the door to your attic and start noticing how great it looks!
3. Look Up
Another simple DIY home hack is moving up in your storage. Whether you try this one out in the kitchen or the bathroom there can be dramatic results.
Unused space can actually make a room look smaller. Try hanging storage for pots. pans, towels, toiletries– anything that is stuffed into the corners of your room.
The blend of function and design will be a bold look and updates any space.
4. Paper Lighting
Minimal design is hot right now. One of the coolest looks is white paper lanterns.
This update can make your rooms feel bigger. And paper lanterns are a great budget item to update any space.
If you haven’t looked into the updated options in flooring you may be surprised at how economical and easy to install they are.
Trying out a dark wood or a laminate tile can change the look of an entire home. You can do this install yourself in an afternoon!
Your Best Home Hacks!
Once you know that there are easy DIY hacks out there you can have a more beautiful home without the hassle or the expense. From paper lanterns to new kitchen hardware a little change can go a long way.
BY DALE HARRIS