Simple cosmetic changes can transform the look of your home.
With the holidays just around the corner, showcase your DIY talents with these clever home updates and transform every room in your home with wallet-friendly and easy weekend projects.
Enhance the Entry
First impressions matter. Invest in a new front door or paint your old one, it can dramatically change the look of your home and enhance curb appeal. Try other easy DIY fixes like repainting the exterior trim, replacing the house numbers or installing new letter boxes.
Change Out to a new Tapware
A new fixture in the kitchen or bathroom can add that extra shine you're looking for. New kitchen taps and mixers have a lot more functionality, so the upgrade can be more than just aesthetic. This is a good first-time DIY plumbing project to try. Just make sure you shut off the water valves and follow the directions carefully.
Accessorize the Cabinets
Replacing cabinet hardware is an inexpensive and easy update. Find knobs and pulls with a minimalist design for a timeless theme that'll match any kitchen design.
Install a New Backsplash
You don't have to go for the expensive tile backsplash, try something simple and inexpensive like tin ceiling tiles, or wooden beadboard, wallpaper, stainless steel, chalkboard or magnetic paint.
New kitchen lighting or a new fixture over the dining table is sure to brighten up any holiday meal. Convert your existing down light into a truly beautiful hanging pendant light. Installing it is as simple as replacing an ordinary light bulb.
These Clever DIY projects will surely make noticeable changes in you home this holiday season. What's good is that they're mostly so simple to do, you'd have them done just in time for Christmas!