5 Simple Yet Effective Tips For Renters To Feel At Home
Do you want your rented home or apartment feel homier than it actually is? Do you want to make some changes that could make your rented space more cozy and inviting?
Below are some good tips and practical ideas that can turn your rented space into something that you can call your home. They don’t cost an arm and leg to do so I am pretty sure that you can carry out them all.
Change the lights
Replace the old, outdated and energy-hog light bulbs and/or fixtures. There are different types and kinds of lights available today. Use the latest ones as it consumes less energy and they are quite pleasing to the eyes too!
You can paint your wall, your ceiling and even some part of your exterior with a new color. Just make sure to ask your landlord’s permission. If they don’t like this idea, you can take advantage of temporary wallpapers and other wall arts available. If this doesn’t work as well, you can just use some old paintings and pictures that you can hang on the wall.
Use your own carpet and rugs
Change the carpet and rugs at your rented home or apartment. Invest in high quality ones as you can simply bring it with you once you decided to move out. Choose the color that suits your taste and your interior too.
Change the curtains
You don’t have to settle with the curtains that come with your rented home. Set it aside and use your very own. Use the proper type of curtains that goes with the current season and your home’s interior.
Move the furniture around according to your preference. Change the location of the sofa set, dining table and even the TV set. Be creative and experiment. If you need ideas and inspiration, check out Youtube and Pinterest.