Are you thinking about decorating your home? Here at Tiffany Home Design, a Portland home staging company we specialize in making your home look great.
First impressions count more than ever; statistics show that having your home professionally staged can help you sell 50% faster and for a 6-10% higher selling price than if you don’t stage or try staging your home yourself.
But if you aren’t trying to sell or buy a home right now, we can still help. We have a lot of clients asking us about easy at home decorating tips to help make their homes more inviting. We wanted to share our recommendations in this blog. If you are thinking about redecorating your home, there are easy at home decorating tips you can do, even this weekend.
Get Creative With Storage
Find attractive, well-designed containers for all of those little items that go in your kitchen. Using a white modern canister for flour, sugar pasta etc. can add an instant pop to any old and tired space. You can go to antique stores or storage companies to find interesting unique looking containers. Find a style that expresses your point of view. Pick something that is fun, but approachable. The same is true for smaller items in your bedroom, bathroom and office. Finding fun containers will instantly lift up any space.
Get Colorful Appliances
Adding a splash of color to your utility room or kitchen is an instant way to makeover any space. Buy cheery red blenders or mixers. If you aren’t a big baker it sill cheers up any kitchen area. Use appliances that make you want to enjoy the kitchen, such as a retro looking blender or espresso machine. The goal is to not clutter your counter space but make the most out of the space. Adding a bright color washer and dryer in the utility room can make a boring space an instant hit.
Hang Pots & Pans
Hanging hardware such as your pots and pans makes a statement without being obvious. It is a classic way to reinvent an old space into a modern and a more inviting area. It offers a talking point for new guest who visit your home. It is also am amazing stylish and adaptable way to allow for storage for frequently used equipment and supplies. Having it out and visible is a great way to use it more.
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