How to Furnish and Decorate Your Living Room on a Budget

By | March 29, 2011 5:37 am |
design tips,Do-it-yourself,Interior design

It goes without saying that all of us would like to have warm and cozy, as well as fresh and modern living rooms. To make your room look like this you should pay attention to living room furniture and furnish it comfortably, practically and functionally. Remember, that furnishing and decorating are extremely important, in the first case you get all pieces of furniture you need, while decorating you give your home personality. Here are the best tips how to make both furnishing and decorating when you are on a limited budget:

How to Furnish and Decorate Your Living Room on a Budget

  • make 2 plans

You need to make 2 plans, the first one is the plan of your future living room, I mean you should visualize where to put things, so you will know what to buy; and the second plan shows how much money you can spend.

  • look what you have

Have a fresh look at all the items you already have and like, you know, renovating existing pieces is the best way to save your money and make your living room look great and personal. Remember, you can always re-paint your old chairs and curtains.

How to Furnish and Decorate Your Living Room on a Budget

  • discounts and sales

If you don’t have enough money, shop the discount stores and overstocks and always look for sales. You can easily find there really cool and useful and even rather cheap things. For example, K and Co always have amazing and impressive discount offers. By the way, do not forget about garage sales and flea markets.

  • dollar stores

Visit dollar stores because they are a great source for incredible finds.

  • do-it-yourself

Consider very inexpensive solutions. For instance, you can make some pieces of furniture with your own hands, they will look exceptionally stylish and exclusive. How about sewing your own curtains or bedding? It will save you a great deal of money.

How to Furnish and Decorate Your Living Room on a Budget

  • plants

Do not forget to put real plants into your room. Plants always bring life into any room.

Hope, these tips will be useful!

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