Updated: Aug 9
Interest Rates and the cost of living seem to keep rising in Australia and everyone is feeling it. If your budget for home renovation seems to be depleting, there are some ways you can still refresh your space with limited funds.
If you have a small budget but your home needs a breath of fresh of air, try these simple and budget-friendly ideas to refresh your home.
Start with one room
If you can't afford to refresh your whole home, start by picking one room of your home. Just doing one room will make you feel like you have a refreshed space without the investment of renovating a whole home.
A fresh coat
A fresh coat of paint can work wonders in rejuvenating any space. Painting is an inexpensive way to transform walls, furniture, and even outdated cabinets. Opt for light, neutral colours to create a sense of openness and brightness. Alternatively, consider an accent wall to add a pop of colour and visual interest.
Change the layout
One of the easiest ways to give your home a fresh feel is by rearranging your furniture. Experiment with different layouts to create a new flow. Consider repurposing existing pieces to serve different functions.
Look for low-cost options
If you need new furniture for your home, you don't always have to buy brand new. Second-hand markets often have unique and affordable items. You can even upcycle a classic piece of furniture with a fresh coat of paint.
Transforming your space doesn't have to break the bank. With a bit of creativity and resourcefulness, you can revitalize your home without emptying your wallet.
It's not about the amount of money spent; it's about infusing your personal style and creating a space that brings you joy.