Making your home look luxurious doesn’t have to come with the heavy cost that you’re probably imagining. There are plenty of ways to make your house look more upscale by making a few minor adjustments. You don’t even have to replace entire pieces, just incorporate some add ons, some of which are pretty easy to DIY and many of which don’t require tons of equipment. Here are some ways to take your lackluster home to the next level.
Upholster Your Headboard
You’d be surprised just how much your bed’s headboard can make a difference in the way the entire room can look. The best part is that you don’t need to buy a new bed to make this happen. There are literally a million different ways to reupholster or upholster your bed frame. If you’re handy, you can do it yourself, and if not, it’s a very simple project for a handyman to do for you.
Eliminate The Hardware
While elaborate hardware can definitely be part of a high end home, these will get very expensive and very quickly. A great way around this is to actually just get rid of hardware altogether. It will make your space look much more elevated and sleek, and it will save you tons of money at the same time. Sounds like a win win to us.
Add Some Arches
While this one is not an afternoon DIY project, it is not a very complicated addition to the home. Consider adding some arched doorways into your home for an instantly elevated look. Your home will immediately gain a sense of European elegance that will never go out of style.
Add A Pop Of Color
While it can be a logical conclusion to get a sofa in a neutral color, you can consider adding a pop of color with your sofa, that way it will become a statement piece and will do a lot of heavy lifting when it comes to the decor of your living room area. Mohair is very in style right now, so consider interesting colors. Some to think about include jewel tones or soft pinks or blues.
Go For Monochrome
This is another easy approach to make your home look more luxurious without a lot of effort. Opt for a monochromatic palette, which will always look stylish and will actually make it a lot easier for you to add decor items, since you can simply stick to the color palette.