Guest post by Rob Stone
Redecorating your home is a fun project that will update the atmosphere in your home and create the look that you want in your home. One of the problems with a redecorating project is the expense. There are some wonderful ways to get a new design in your home without spending a fortune. A proper plan is required to spend your home design budget in the best way.
One of the best decorating touches that you can add to your home is picture frames. Discount stores and home goods stores often have clearance sales on picture frames that you can pick up for a small amount of money. Use your family photos to decorate your home with some stylish photo frames. Collect the frames as you go along and soon you will have frames and photos for every room in the house. Check out varying sizes to get the frames that will fit in with every space in your home.
Flowers and plants are a great inexpensive touch for your home décor. Just adding some lovely green plants to your rooms will instantly brighten the room and add new life. If you happen to have a garden, the flowers from your own garden are an inexpensive decorative touch for your home décor. Take a look around your yard and find some wonderful green plants to bring into the house for a lovely addition to your home.
Toss pillows are a fabulous way to add some colour and texture to a room for a very low amount of money. Pick up a few pillows to add to the furnishings in the living room and your bedroom. There are some wonderful patterns on toss pillows that can add a great element to your rooms. If you are handy, you can even make your own toss pillows for the home.
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Take a look at the glasses and dishes that you have collected in your home. Some of these pieces can be dressed up with potpourri or coloured stones and brought back to life. Instead of burying these items in your cupboards, haul them out and use them in your rooms all over the house. This is an excellent way to recycle your old items and save money on your interior design.
Visit thrift shops to find some very inexpensive items that can add charm to your room’s décor. Some of the items that you will find in thrift stores are not available anyplace else. You can get some really unique pieces for your home for a fraction of your decorating budget. Pick up older pieces of furniture and add a coat of paint for a brand new look in your home.
Candles are another great decorating tool to use in your home that won’t cost you fortune. Use candles on your coffee table or if you have a fireplace that is not used, fill it with candles. Take a look at the surfaces in your home to find some ideal spots to place candles. There are varying colours and styles to choose from when you are selecting the candles for your home.