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Home Upgrades That Will Improve Your Space

Home Upgrades That Will Improve Your Space

Do you sometimes feel like selling up and moving house because your current home doesn't give you all you want? The good news is you don't have to sell your home to update it for better functionality and style. With few adjustments, you can transform a dated home to a more contemporary feel to give it a new lease of life.

Here are four easy and not too expensive tips for some home improvements.

Add Electrical Outlets

We are in an electronic age. Electric cars and electronics are taking over society. Owning more electronic gadgets means more things to charge; even our watches need to be charged, and that's why we need more outlets these days.

Home Upgrades That Will Improve Your Space

You can hire an electrician to place more outlets high on walls so that you can plug in your TV without the wires hanging. You can add outlets near or under countertops so you can use tablets and smartphones while they are charging. Also, add outlets around the room so that if you move the couch or your bed, there will be an outlet close by. Professionals will give you electrician tips on how to do this effectively without breaking the bank while you upgrade.

Change the Kitchen

Remodelling a kitchen can be expensive, and it can cost the same amount as a downpayment for a new home. There are ways to spruce up the kitchen to make it more current, and the key is the cabinets. Painting over cabinets is an easy and cost-effective way to make your kitchen look brand new. Not only can you do it yourself, but you can also change all the knobs and handles to new and exciting colours or shapes to make it look wholly remodelled. Or you can update the bench tops to give an update.

Adding a garbage disposal is also easy, but if you want to make sure it is done 100%, you can contact your local plumber to come over and install it for you. You can purchase an all-in-one drain and garbage disposal and give yourself a brand new kitchen experience.

Add Crown Moulding

Crown moulding is that one beautiful touch you can add to a room, and everyone will notice. You can make a room look entirely new by choosing moulding that is ornate, well-crafted, and borders the room to give a modern yet classic feel. Paint the room a solid colour and leave the moulding white to make it pop and make the room look elegant.

crown moulding home improvement

When you choose a new paint colour that matches the furniture, you'll give the room a brand unique personality, and the moulding will make that colour pop. Putting moulding around the space on the ceiling where a light fixture hangs is also a touch that will make your house look amazing.

Add A Skylight

Adding a skylight is a great replacement where vertical windows are not an option, privacy concerns exist, or you want to create a different architectural aspect, skylights and roof windows can provide natural light and fresh air. Skylights also can help heat a home in winter, and in summer they can be covered if to stop the sun coming in directly.

skylight in bathroom

These touches are small, but your house will become your dream home.


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