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33 ideas to redecorate your house with little money

Kamla Villanueva Kamla Villanueva
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If you are in the mood to change up the furniture and repaint the walls with a certain color, but you don't have enough resources, then it's time to get a bit more creative. Every so often, we have the tendency to want a bit of change in our decorations, but of course, we don't always have enough money to afford big purchases. That is why, we at homify, have compiled these great ideas for those who are on a low budget. If you want to a dose of fresh ideas, then this article is sure to help trigger those creative juices. Feel free to browse as we reveal 33 home remodelling ideas that could easily be achieved with shocking results with little money.

1. Change the kitchen floor

We start with a very big idea that can drive you crazy. It is not the cheapest, but the most satisfying and the most striking of all: it is a question of changing the old kitchen floor with colored/patterned tiles that could give your house a spectacular bohemian look.

2. What about a bank?

Let's continue with the kitchen. Here you can think of replacing several dining chairs with a bench, because, not only is it fashionable, but they provide additional seating for when you have friends over for dinner. If not, then they can easily be tucked in under the table.

3. Vinyls on the wall

Vinyls are a very creative and economical way of decorating the walls. There are many designs that will transport you to other worlds without having to leave the room.

4. A statement wall

There is nothing that has a greater impact than a change of color on a wall. It does not take much money, you just have to choose the best color that suits the space. Also, painting a single wall is enough to give your house a completely different atmosphere.

5. Original Shelves

If you want to change the image of your bedroom you can choose to make your own shelves like in this image, with deformed  box crates that you could play with and hang on the wall. You can also paint them with fun colors to add an even more cheerful touch to your bedroom.

6. String of lights

Garlands and chains of lights aren't just for Christmas. There are white and colored kinds of lighting that can give any room a very homey vibe.

7. Fill the wall with memories

Do not be afraid to expose your talent in photography and the arts. What better way to decorate your living room than with pictures of memorable experiences and places you'v been to. You can also hang other personal items such as masks, mirrors and your beloved collections.

8. Opt for contrasts

If you introduce a color or a material of strong contrast with the existing one, it will create a remarkable change. For example, the use of a wooden furniture inside a black and white bathroom with ceramic and tiles.

9. Design your own showcases

Just like with the shelves, you can also design your own showcases where you can display the objects of which you are most proud of, from the typical dishes and cups to the most indie magazines you can imagine.

10. Provides variety

To put dynamism and some joy in the house, what better than to opt for the variety in the style of your furniture, both in color and in form? These designers wanted a unique flair by decorating this dining room mismatched chairs of various colors and styles.

11. Subtle details

If you are looking for a change that has a subtle and delicate appeal, perhaps you can take inspiration from this bedroom, use white painted wooden swallows to occupy part of your headboard and let your dreams take you far away!

12. A brick wall

Yes, perhaps this idea is not the easiest and most economical compared to the previous ones, but with a little more effort you can achieve having a brick wall that will give your house a rustic look.

13. Add something playful

Not everything has to be taken seriously, we can also have a little fun when designing our house. So, if you want to add a swing, then do so. Bring back those childhood memories and enjoy a little. Of course, you have to make sure that the structure will be able to withstand weight and movement.

14. Letters in the kitchen

This kitchen would not be the same without those words in front of the sink. They are loose words with different typography, but you can also opt for messages that motivate you and fill you with energy each morning.

15. Design with chalk

If you are one of those who enjoy drawing on bar napkins, the theater entrances and the restaurant tablecloth, it may not be a bad idea to design a wall at home where you can color with chalk to unleash your creativity.

16. Try out DIY projects

For those with little budget, this is a great idea. Just get some ideas from Pinterest to launch you into the world of DIY, and start working on cutting and pasting to create your own ornaments.

17. New media

Not everything has to be kept in drawers and hidden from view. The utensils can hang from bars like the ones in the picture so that it is much more accessible.

18. Decorate with plants

What a nice gesture and at the same time economical! Decorating with plants is one of the most satisfying and cheap alternatives of all. It gives your home lots of freshness and joy and you can make all sorts of combinations you want.

19. Do you like maps?

For antique lovers, you're sure going to love this decor. You can get items from thrift shops and the like. There are also old items carry a rich history, they have immense power to move our imagination with thousands of possible adventures. We simply cannot imagine anything better than to place this great map as a headboard, and yes, the more ancient and enigmatic the better.

20. Wallpaper

There is also immense power of utilizing wallpaper for the wall. It is economical, easy to assemble and also very powerful when it comes to changing the image of a room.

21. Recycled furniture

If you have old chairs that is stored and a bit withered, you can give them a second chance. Do a whitewash paint and add some accent colors on the armrest and you will be able to create these beach style chairs.

22. Paints on wood

The wooden walls are gorgeous. But if you dare to paint them with your own designs, it will be even more valuable.

23. New coat rack for the entryway

How about changing the way you receive your guests? A new coat rack could be a nice and handy choice.

24. Decorative mirrors in the bathroom

Also we need to take care of the bathroom with much affection. It's best to focus on designing it as much as you would in any other room. You can think of hanging an decorative mirror to makes a huge difference.

25. Remember the balcony

If you have a balcony that has been neglected and is filled with junk, then it's about time to spruce it up and give it some of your attention. Clean it and buy simple piece of furniture without having to spend a lot of money. And most importantly, do not forget about adding in some plants.

26. Hanging chairs

If before we talked about swings, how about hanging in a chair? This concept brings more of the outside in, making the space feel more open and unique.

27. Paint the walls yourself

If you like to create imaginary worlds, you can unleash your passion onto the walls just like in this example where a tree seemingly grows from the stairs for a whimsical effect.

28. A simple but attractive wall clock

Sometimes a simple piece of furniture or a decorative element can make a difference in a room, as is the case with this built-in wall clock.

29. Vertical Gardens

For those who do not have much space on the floor to place pots, do not panic. There is always the option of creating a vertical garden in a column or wall.

30. Paper Adornments

Let's go back to DIY! In this case, we look at paper embellishments that you can make yourself.

31. A very orderly design

What better way to redesign a space than by creating an orderly room with enough storage for all your needs. You may opt to buy some nice boxes as you do some spring cleaning!

32. New lamps

Without spending a lot of money, think about changing some lamps that will give any room a very refreshed image with the added illumination.

33. Throw in a striking carpet!

If you had them stored in the attic, then maybe it's time to dust them off and put them back in the living room, bedroom or anywhere you want to add a little warmth and color to.

Which design tip inspired you to redecorate?
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