When selling your house, it's not enough to just clean it and make necessary repairs -- although you should start with those steps. Rather, it's about presenting a lifestyle in your home specifically to potential buyers. Unfortunately, they don't want to see your life in the home – they want to see a glamorous version of their own. The living room is often the hub of activity in a home, so staging it and focusing on its interior design can help sell your home.
If you have created a few pieces of custom art to hang on the walls in your home, then can achieve a finished look by framing them. Since the frames that you choose will affect the look of your art and also needs to match the overall interior design of your home, it is important that you choose the framing materials wisely. To this end, here are some tips for choosing the right color and material to create the frames for your custom artwork:
Quite often you have nearly as much square footage in your basement as you do in an above-ground floor. That means you have a lot of possibilities when finishing a basement. One of them is adding a small kitchenette. It doesn't need to be as spacious and decked out as your main kitchen. However, a basement kitchenette can facilitate entertaining or just lounging in your new basement rooms.
It's highly unlikely you'll do as much food preparation in your basement kitchen as you do in your main one.
By changing the type of flooring in your home, you can transform an old house to a modern, minimalist style or make a boxy loft more charming and cozy. Below are five aspects of flooring you need to consider that will drastically change the look and feel of your home.
Type of Wood
There are several types of wood used for hardwood flooring in the United States. Common types include Red Oak, White Oak, Cherry, Maple, Birch and Pine.