4 ways to refresh your home

We love trawling through the endless images of home interiors on social media with reactions ranging from ‘What ...
October 2, 2018

We love trawling through the endless images of home interiors on social media with reactions ranging from ‘What were they thinking!’ to ‘Love this style’. It’s a great way to see what’s on trend and get ideas for the sort of interior look you like.

When it comes to a renovation, most of us are aiming for a result that will stand the test of time. With the right approach you can achieve a look for now that can be updated as trends change.

Images via Instagram L-R: Laminex, Carpet Call, Beaumont Tiles

1. Fixed Surfaces

Floorboards, tiles and built-in cabinetry are more expensive to purchase and install, so try to select colours and finishes that are more neutral. Bring in your personality and splashes of colour with items that are easier and less expensive to update such as those below.

Images via Instagram L-R: Zanda, Carpet Call, Beacon Lighting

2. Carpet, Lighting and Door handles

One simple way to update the look of your home is by replacing carpet, light fittings or door handles. You can give your home a lift without the cost and disruption of a full renovation.

Images via Instagram: Dulux

3. Accent Paint

A fresh coat of paint is a very easy way to change the look and feel of your home. Add a feature wall(s) in the living area or bedroom, then frame it with a crisp white on the doors, skirting and architraves.

Images via Instagram L-R: Freedom Furniture, Eadie Lifestyle, Adairs

4. Furnishings

The quickest and easiest way to refresh the look of your home and bring in additional colour is new furnishings. This could range from large items such as lounge suites, dining tables and chairs to rugs, cushions and lamps.

InteriorsME can help you achieve a look that you will be happy with now and can easily and cost effectively update down the track. In under 30 minutes, select the finishes and fixtures for your home and have the comfort of knowing that all the product options have been coordinated by an interior designer.

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