If you want to upgrade the look of your home but need to stick to a budget, there are plenty of ways to save money while you show off your personal style. Whether you want the bathroom to appear more luxurious or want to give a more opulent look to your living, room, here are a few ways you can accomplish this while still being price-conscious.
Mirrors go a long way when it comes to making a space look larger and more refined. To give your bathroom a budget makeover, add a large mirror to the biggest wall in the space. Or, add a series of small mirrors to the accent wall. Over-sized mirrors also work well in the hallway or foyer, especially when you position the mirror directly above a decorative table or large flower arrangement.
Add a large mirror to the biggest wall in the space
Pre-Cut Crown Molding
To make the rooms in your home look more expensive and save money at the same time, purchase some ready-made crown molding to put in the corners of the walls. This instantly gives any space a sophisticated look, and can even serve as a selling point when you want to put your home on the market.
Put crown molding for the corners of the walls
Faux Ceiling Beams
Adding synthetic ceiling rafters give your home an air of country elegance. The artificial beams can also hide unattractive pipes and wires. Wooden beams also contrast pretty nicely against white or tan ceilings.
Add ceiling beams
As you can see, there are plenty of ways to make your home look more expensive, for cheap. You can find the items you need for your home makeover at home repair stores, but may of the items can also be found at thrift stores if you want to save even more money.