Our homes have been the most consequential place to be over the last year. While we may have taken it for granted in the past, we now know how much home means to us. When’s the last time you’ve shown your home a little love for all the comfort and safety it provides? Here are five ways you can show your home you care.
Give it a Deep Clean
You don’t have to wait for spring to do some deep cleaning. Roll up your sleeves and grab those cleaning supplies. Take a little elbow grease to those forgotten areas in your home. Go through your closets and purge any clothes or items you aren’t using. If your home is too far gone and you’re not up to taking on the task of a deep clean alone, consider hiring a cleaning service to help.
Tackle a DIY Project
Take on an easy DIY project you’ve been putting off for a while. Changing a light fixture or patching up holes are simple ways to bring new life to your home. Putting in an effort to make small improvements to your home along the way will also pay off when you decide to sell your home.
Make Over a Room
Which room is your favorite? Why not make it over? Move furniture around. Rearrange pictures on the walls. Swap out knick-knacks from other rooms and bring them into the room you’re styling. If you are feeling creative, consider painting the room or painting items in the room. Repositioning and reorganizing the layout of your room can make you fall in love with your favorite space all over again.
Buy Something New
Treat your home to something new. Buy a new piece of furniture you’ve had your eye on. Add a new piece of art to the walls. Pick up a beautiful bouquet you can feature on your kitchen table. Have fun and splurge a little on your home.
Review Your Homeowners Insurance Policy
Your home has been protecting you, so take some time to make sure you’re protecting your home. Review your plan to ensure you have the necessary coverage.
If you couldn’t find a lot to love about your current home maybe it’s time to find a new one. Connect with one of our 7,000 agents to help you find the perfect fit. If it’s a question of what you can afford, check out our mortgage calculator to help estimate your monthly payments. For local listings you can trust, start with REIN.com.
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