Easy Ways To Freshen Up Your Home

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It’s a brand new year! Some of you may want to freshen up your home and we’ve got a list of easy ways to do just that.

Easy Ways To Freshen Up Your Home

Swap Out Decor

Have you found a new style you like? Interested in a new color palette? Search for new decor items to replace existing ones. For example, swap out art in your living room. You can also swap out entryway decor for a new vibe.

Rearrange Furniture

Rearranging furniture is one of the easiest ways to give your home a new look. Try moving your couch to another side of the room, or adding an accent chair.

Give A Piece Of Furniture A Makeover

Try giving an existing piece of furniture a makeover. Perhaps a dresser or nightstand. You can look at Pinterest for inspiration, perhaps a new paint of coat or embellishments.

Swap Out Handles

Handles on cabinets and drawers can make a huge impact, try a new color or a new style and it will make the entire room feel different, plus it is relatively inexpensive.

Get New Curtains

If you’ve had the same curtains hanging in your bedroom or living room for a few years, try finding a new set that will compliment your new style. Pro tip: hang them at least two feet above the window to add height to your room.

Throw Pillows and Blankets

Swapping out throw pillows and throw blankets are some of the easiest ways to give an area a reset. Try a fun color or cozy neutral.

Add Plants

Plants can make for great decor pieces, not only making the room feel more airy and bright but also have been shown to produce physical health benefits.

Change your lighting

Lighting can completely change the entire mood of a room. Do you have a bathroom with less than stellar lighting? A room that is lacking in natural light? Finding the perfect light fixture with the correct color lighting can really open up a room.


Find unique and stylish ways to tuck away items such as extra blankets or items you do not need on the regular, we love these baskets below:


Everyone loves a clutter-free space. Try utilizing more storage techniques to keep things out of sight. Place items such as toasters are blenders away in the cabinets versus out on the counter to clear up your kitchen. Place bathroom items and hair tools in storage bins under the sink to minimize clutter on the counter! We love these clear utility bins:

Rachel Caple

Rachel Caple has more than 18 years of experience in mortgage banking industry. Residing in Castle Rock, CO. Rachel spends her spare time with her husband, Sean and 4 boys. She also enjoys traveling, attending hockey games, and playing golf (or attempting to).

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