Spruce-up your home for spring with these quick and cheap home decor ideas.
After a long, dreary winter, when the sun finally begins to shine and the warm spring breezes begin to blow, it’s hard not to get the itch to do some spring spruce-up and home re-decorating.
Few homeowners want to spend a lot of money on home décor in the current economy, and with these quick, cheap spring spruce-up and home décor ideas, little to no money spending is needed.
In this article:
- Living Room
- Dining Room
#1. Bringing in Spring in the Living Room
#2. Best Spring Living Room Ideas
#3. Transitioning from winter whites to neutrals, blues, and greens
Whether the room is called a family room, den or living room, it’s the one room of the home that all family members live in. For a quick, cheap spring spruce-up of the living room, simply re-arrange the furniture.
Re-arranging the furniture will give the room an entirely different look and feel. Furniture re-arranging time is the perfect time to do spring cleaning behind sofas and other large furniture pieces.
Open the curtains and let the sunlight in. Natural sunlight flooding the living room adds energy and openness to the room. Add a hint of a warm color to the living room by painting a focal wall or by adding new throw pillows in warm color shades like red, orange, pink or burgundy.
#1. Thrifted Glass DIY Vignette
#2. Indoor Easter Gardening
If there are heavy draperies in the dining room, take them down, wash the windows and replace the heavy drapes with light and airy curtains that will let the sun shine in. Remove the area rug from under the table and let the natural beauty of the wood floor shine by reflecting the sunlight coming through the windows.
Ditch a heavy tablecloth and heavy table center piece and replace them with lighter spring décor. Replace the heavy tablecloth with a light colored table runner, and place single stems of spring flowers in a clear glass vase for a lighter, spring time dining room décor.
Clutter always weighs down a room, remove clutter from china cabinet, hutch or sideboard to instantly make the dining room feel lighter.
#1. Update bedding, add fresh flowers to the nightstand
#2. De-clutter, lightness, and darker
The bedroom is a refuge, a peaceful place to retreat after a long, tiring day. Spruce-up the bedroom up by removing clutter from the bedside table and adding a vase of fresh cut spring flowers and a scented candle.
Change the bedroom décor on the cheap by painting the headboard a bold, fresh color that coordinates with the wall color.
Replace the heavy winter duvet cover with brightly colored, mixed sheets and pillow cases that will compliment the new headboard cover. Open the bedroom closet doors and let the closet air out. Add some new scented sachets to the closets and dresser drawers.
Spring spruce-up and home décor does not have to be expensive. Spring arouses feelings of lightness, freshness and airiness. Translate those spring feelings into cheap home décor ideas by lightening up the home’s interior during spring spruce-up time.
Open the curtains, paint one piece of furniture, remove anything heavy and drab looking from the room, place spring flowers in a vase and light a scented candle.
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