When it starts getting cold outside, we all tend to stay inside. Winter brings beautiful snow, much needed rain and cozy fireplaces. So while we are inside for winter, we can start and complete indoor remodeling projects. These five indoor remodeling projects are easy to complete this winter.
Dress it Up with New Draperies
Draperies add a jewel aspect to your rooms. Whether you are a sewing genius and can make draperies yourself, or you need to hire someone, draperies are a great project to do in winter. You will need accurate measures, a design style of what type of drapery best suits your room, and a fabric that you love. Once you have these elements, you can start work with a professional or start the sewing process yourself. Draperies will add texture, color, and style to any room.
Make a Grand Gesture with New Furniture
You have been saving and saving for a brand new family room setup. You know you want a new sofa and some tables. What better time than winter to do all your research for exactly what you want in new furnishings. Once you know what you want, you will have to place your order. Furniture orders can take a several weeks to deliver. So if you start now on your research, by the time spring is here, you will have a brand new family room. You most likely will want new home accessories to go with your new furnishings. Winter is a great time to find it all.
Out with the Old and In with the Spring
Before long spring will be upon us. And bulky sweaters and jackets will make room for lighter clothes in our closets. Winter is a fantastic time to take a review of your closet and the clothes in them. First, start off by removing clothes you no longer wear and want. Then review what you have and how your closet is set up. You could find yourself in a position where a new closet is something you need to maximize space for all your belongings. In order to get your closet redesigned, you will need to remove everything from it and meet with a closet professional to help you design the perfect space.
Make Paint Your Friend
A house with fresh clean walls can look brand new. Changing a color of room can change the feel of the room. Painting rooms for an updated and fresh look is an easy home remodeling tip that will update your rooms for a new look. You will need to open a few windows to make sure your air is breathable. But you will only need a few hours with open windows, so you can get warm again.
Setting up Projects for Next Year
Using winter to get ready for next spring’s projects is a perfect time to get remodeling projects organized. Start by making a wishlist of all the projects you would like to conquer next year. Then estimate the costs to complete these projects. Once you have these initial details, you can then prioritize your projects. Which projects will be completed when and for how much money. Now that you have the projects and the finances organized, it is time to find all the project items you need to complete your projects. This will take research and time to find what you want. You may also need to contract with a remodeling contractor. If this is the case, then start your interviewing process now and get on their schedule for next year.
These projects are easy to conquer this winter. Have some fun and get organized moving into next year.