Last Updated on 1 year ago by Nicky Johnson
Updating your living room is a fun experience. There are so many different changes that you can make, each change varying depending on your budget. Adding artwork to the wall can add color, and a mirror can make the room look bigger whilst a vidaxl coffee table can instantly change the dynamic – the possibilities are endless.
When updating your living room, start by doing some research. Use sites like Pinterest and Instagram for inspiration as well as visit local furniture and homeware stores. If you know a friend or family member who has recently updated the room, you could ask them for recommendations on what changes they made. Below we look into our simple tips for updating your living room.
Update Your Walls
When walking into your living room, have you styled your walls? Do they have artwork on them, pictures, or maybe a mirror? If not, this is a great place to start. Artwork can add color to the room, instantly changing the dynamic of the room.
A mirror makes a room look brighter and at the same time bigger. If you enjoy capturing your special moments on camera, why not get some of them printed and framed on your walls? No matter your budget, there are endless possibilities for decorating your walls within your living room.
Introduce Some Plants to Tour Living Room
Plants are another way you can quickly change the feel of your living room – or any room within your home for that matter. Plants come in a variety of colors, adding a warm feeling to a room, they fill up spaces that look too plain and can be moved around throughout the year to different spaces.
If you are trying to update your room on a budget, plants are extremely affordable and have other health benefits like making the air cleaner, reading anxiety & stress levels, and can boost your mood.
Add a Rug to The Room
Have you thought about adding a rug to your living room, especially if you have laminate flooring? Rugs can fill a space and come in all shapes and sizes. They can be changed throughout the year to constantly add a new feel to the room and come in multiple colors. When you walk into a room, a rug is often the first thing you will see.
A lot of people will style their rugs by adding a coffee table on top or placing it underneath their sofas. If you are unsure about the type of rug to get, narrow it down by the amount of use you think it will have. If you have children, for example, you may want a rug that is hard to wear and can resist stains.
There are many ways in which you can update your living room. What changes are you planning on making to your living room? Have you tried implementing any of the three tips we mentioned above? Is there anything you would like to share that you think will benefit our readers? Let us know in the comment box below.