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DIY For Renters: Bedroom Edition

Cozy White Vinton Bedroom with a Bed CanopyAre you dissatisfied with your bedroom looking the same every day? Does it feel like there’s nothing you can do to make it look different without spending a fortune? Well, we have some good news for you! There are plenty of do-it-yourself projects that you can take on to renovate your bedroom without spending much money. This blog post will discuss some of our favorite DIY projects for renters who want to give their bedrooms a fresh look.

Add a Canopy to Your Bed

A simple method to add a touch of glamour to your bedroom is to add a canopy to your bed. You can acquire a ready-made canopy at many home goods stores or create your own with some fabric and a few dowels.

Refresh Your Bedding

Another excellent method to spruce up your bedroom is by placing new bedding. This could entail getting new sheets, pillowcases, blankets, or a new comforter set. If you want to spend less cash, you might find bedding on sale at your local store or online. Just be sure to measure your bed before ordering anything to know it will fit correctly.

Use Vintage Luggage for Storage

If there are old suitcases or trunks collecting dust in your attic, put them to good use by using them as bedroom storage. You can store anything from extra blankets and pillows to out-of-season clothes in these types of luggage. In addition, they provide a touch of character to your space.

Temporary Wallpaper

If you’re looking to make a big impact on your bedroom, consider using temporary wallpaper. This is an easy and relatively inexpensive way to change your space’s look completely. You can find temporary wallpaper at most home goods stores or online.

Get Artsy

If you want to give a bit of personality to your bedroom, think about putting some new artwork or photos on the walls. You could also order prints that you prefer or frame some of your own pictures. Your Vinton property manager certainly won’t appreciate extra holes in the walls, so use adhesive wall hangers instead of using a hammer and nails to avoid damage.

Refinish Your Furniture

If you have any old furniture that is getting a little shabby, try refinishing it yourself. This is an excellent method to give your bedroom a new look without spending a fortune. You can either paint or stain your furniture, depending on the look you’re going for. Alternatively, get innovative and repurpose old furniture for new purposes, like converting an old dresser into an entry table.

These are just some options to start renovating your bedroom on a budget. Keep in mind that even minor changes can make a huge difference in the overall look and feel of the room!


However, if you intend to make a bigger change, like moving to a new rental home, call Real Property Management Colonial. We would be honored to assist you in searching for a new home that fits your needs and budget. You can view our listings online.

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