7 Ways to Spruce Up Your Rental

By August 12, 2019 Tenants

A common struggle facing many renters is making their space unique and something that represents who they are. When you own your home, you’re free to try and retry ideas until you are happy. However, while renting has many perks, one major drawback is not being able to change – be it wall color, flooring, etc. But there are a few things you can try, check out our tips for how to spruce up your rental!

1) Spice it up with Some Curtains/Blinds  

An easy way to turn your dirty blinds into something classy is to replace them with colorful curtains.

2) Give Some Plants with a Cute Planter a Try  

Succulents are all the rave right now. They are a great way to add color and fill up your space. They also release oxygen and absorb carbon dioxide making your indoor are fresher.

3) Temporary Wall Treatment  

A great way to add a new design and texture to your rental is by adding a removable wallpaper.

4) Oh so many Blankets and Throw Pillows 

Is there such a thing as too many pillows and blankets?! We think not. One of the easiest ways to make your rental seem homier is by adding a few colorful blankets and pillows. These will not only be nice and warm in the winter they add a pop of color to a rather dull rental space.

5) Rugs on Rugs on Rugs  

Big or small, use them all. Rugs are a great way to add color to an area, make the room feel cozier and cover-up dingy carpet in your rental.

6) It is as Easy as Washi or Duct Tape 

Duct Tape was all the rave a few years ago. Wallets, dresses and anything you can think of was made from it! And now it is back again to help upgrade your rental.

7) Mirror Mirror on the Wall  

Mirrors are useful in more ways than one would think! We all know the obvious uses for them, but one perk that you can use in your rental is to make a room feel bigger. The mirror adds depth and dimension to a place that will open it up.

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