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Home improvement projects increase the value of your home, as well as the comfort of it. In this article, we'll share some easy tips with few that will help you make the changes you wish to bring value and beauty to your home.

When replacing your baseboards, try to use stained wood because it is a lot more appealing than painted baseboards. The classic look of finished wood complements virtually any home decor style. Stained baseboards also hide dings and scuffs better than wood and touch ups will blend easier. With the large selection of stains to choose from, you can match your baseboard to any color decor.

Make your home more energy efficient by putting weather stripping around your windows and doors. Weather stripping can be purchased cheaply at your local hardware store, and is easy to apply. It'll keep hot and cold air sealed out, meaning that the systems you use to heat and cool your home will be more effective. It can even reduce those drafts that always seem to appear on chilly nights.

Use wallpaper to dress up an old bookcase. Choose a design that's unique and interesting. If you apply wallpaper to a bookcase's back, when books are stacked the wallpaper design will appear behind the books. This spices up the look of your old bookcase and adds a point of interest to your room.

Light colors create an air of peace and tranquility in your home. Linens and cotton fabric add to a peaceful atmosphere. Potpourri on the coffee table and a scented candle can also add serenity.

If you are undertaking an extensive outdoor improvement project, make sure to check in with your neighbors regarding any drainage concerns. Whenever you improve your landscaping, one goal is to arrange for water to flow smoothly off of all points of your property. Your neighbors won't want you dumping it on their yard. You truly can create a drainage plan that works for everyone, but communication is key.

Try adding an original print to your living room if you are tired of the way it looks. Leopard or zebra are good choices, but keep the design small to avoid overwhelming your space. Use it on some throw pillows, a decorative vase, or your wall art for instance.

If your home has low ceilings that leave you feeling closed in, try using creative window decor to create the illusion of space and provide a splash of color. To visually make your ceilings look higher, place your drapes right at your ceiling height.

If you are thinking about remodeling your home but want some updated ideas, visit new subdivisions to see their model homes. Styles and colors that appeal to you will be used, and give a better sense of how they look in application. By far, a better option than just the hardware store. A lot of builders actually hire professional designers to decorate open houses, which can give you some real inspiration and help avoid mistakes.

If you have cane-bottomed chairs, you can expect to see some sagging as they get older. This is easily correctable, however. Get the underneath of the caning wet with a sponge. It works best with warm water. Give your wet chair overnight to dry. Keep doing this until you completely fix the caning.

Install a ceiling fan. This can be a simple home improvement that is cost effective and not to difficult to do. It also makes a very cost-effective investment. Operating a ceiling fan can save you some money on air conditioning by circulating cool air with a minimal expenditure of power.

Is a quick, cheap technique for adding some class what you're looking for in your next home improvement project? A smart way to add elegance is replacing your doorbell. By doing this, any guest coming to your home will be shown a new look to it.

In conclusion, there is so much to know regarding home improvements. Try not to be overwhelmed. Apply what you've just learned, and continue to learn as you set forth on the journey to improve your home.

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Posted Sep 21, 2017 at 12:03pm

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