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Inspiration can take you to some amazing places. Especially when it comes to home improvement projects, the more passion that you feel about enhancing the value of your property, the more motivated you’re going to be to take the most efficient steps to make that happen. And sometimes, it’s good to go big. It’s good to shoot for the moon and end up with something slightly smaller, but still achieve something that feels like a significant accomplishment. What are a few of these targets that you can set for yourself in your current environment? If your home improvement project involves…

More people than ever are deciding to stay in their home and renovate rather than sell and move on. When moving to a new property (and selling an old one) is so stressful, it’s no wonder that so many homeowners are choosing to look closer at changes they can make to where they already live. For people that are trying to sell their property, then DIY improvements can also be incredibly proactive, and the right changes can even add value to your home. Whether you’re staying put or moving on, here are some of the biggest home improvement trends of…

While you might like the idea of owning your own home, many people actually don’t own much of their home for years and years after they’ve taken on their mortgage. So although you might be a “homeowner”, most people find that the bank actually owns more of their home than they do.  As you own more of your home than the bank does, you start to build equity in your property. What this means is that, when it comes time to sell your property, you will be able to keep a bigger portion of the sale money rather than having…

Just because your home is small doesn’t mean you can’t go big with decorating. In fact, approaching a small space with specific ideas and a clear vision can be fun and ultimately very rewarding. If you’re on a budget it’s always a great idea to invest in a couple of high-quality European pieces first so you can build the rest of your living or dining room around them. Investing in furniture makes sense economically, because not only will you have the pieces for many years to come, but also the value of your furniture will increase with time. To get…

Whether you have lived in your home for years or only a short period of time, you might want some upgrades. That being the case, the upgrades you wish to do may be affected by any number of factors. That said do your best to follow through with those upgrades that will make you happier in the place you call home. So, what upgrades might you be thinking these days? Making Your Home Life More Enjoyable In deciding to make life more enjoyable at home, here are some upgrades to consider: 1. Adding another room – Adding another room would…