If you are looking for some quick and easy ways to give one of the rooms in your house a fresh new look, this is the ideal post for you. Most of the decor ideas below will take you less than an hour to do.


Swapping some of your tired old paintings for some fresh new prints from Hello Canvas is a fantastic option. All you need to do is to choose your high-resolution images, pick the size you want and send them your order.

The whole process takes 10 maybe 15 minutes, and you can do it while watching TV. When they arrive, about a week later, just swap your old paintings for you new canvas prints. In most cases, you will be able to use the hooks or nails that are already there.

If you fancy making a bigger change, consider creating a gallery wall. They are a particularly nice option for a study or nook. The fact that you can easily update them makes them ideal. Just swap a couple of last year´s snaps for a few from the past few months to freshen things up.


You can do something similar with your soft furnishings. Ordering new cushions and throws does not take long, but replacing these items will have a big impact on the look and feel of your room. This is especially the case if you go for something bright and colourful. You can complete the transformation by ordering a rug as well and maybe some new curtains or blinds.


Taking the furniture and other items that you already own and changing them can be a good way to update things. It is fun to do, and some projects will be time-consuming. However, there are lots of small things that you can do quickly. You just need to one project every weekend to quickly transform your home.

Tasks like recovering your living room chairs are far easier than you think. All you need is some nice new fabric and a staple gun.

It is easy to rub down and repaint an item of furniture in just a few hours. There are loads of ways to update and change the furniture that you own.


Updating your ornaments can really work. You should always keep your favourites and find a place for them. Adding a few modern ornaments, and giving them prominence, will make a big difference to how the room looks. If you are on an extremely tight budget consider repainting or spraying items that you already own. This is an easy, fast and effective way to give something a more modern look. Spray paints are extremely cheap and are available in a huge range of different colours.


This article is a good place to get some inspiration. It outlines 15 simple ways to update aspects of every room in your home. Most are simple and inexpensive to do.

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