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DIY For Renters: Bedroom Edition

Cozy White Hempstead Bedroom with a Bed CanopyAre you bored of your bedroom looking the same every day? Are you thinking like there’s nothing you can do to change the way that it looks 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 go through some of our favorite DIY projects for renters who want to give their bedroom a fresh look.

Add a Canopy to Your Bed

An inexpensive and quick way to add a touch of glamour to your bedroom is to add a canopy to your bed. You can purchase a ready-made canopy at most home goods stores or make your own with some fabric and a few dowels.

Refresh Your Bedding

Another great way to spruce up your bedroom is by purchasing new bedding. This can entail investing in new sheets, pillowcases, blankets, or a new comforter set. If you’re not looking to spend too much money, you can also search for bedding on sale at your local store or online. Just be sure to measure your bed before buying anything to know it will fit properly.

Use Vintage Luggage for Storage

If you have any 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 pieces of luggage. Plus, they add a touch of character to your space.

Temporary Wallpaper

If you’re looking to make a huge impact on your bedroom, consider using temporary wallpaper. This is an easy and relatively reasonably priced technique 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, consider hanging some fresh artwork or photos on the walls. You have the option to either purchase prints that you like or frame some of your own pictures. Your Hempstead property manager probably won’t appreciate extra holes in the walls, so prevent damage by using adhesive wall hangers rather than using a hammer and nails.

Refinish Your Furniture

If you have any old furniture that looks a bit worn, consider refinishing it yourself. This is a great way to give your bedroom a new look without spending much money. You can either paint or stain your furniture, depending on the look you’re going for. Or, get creative and repurpose old furniture for new uses, like turning an old dresser into an entry table.

These are just a few ideas to start renovating your bedroom on a budget. Remember, even small changes can make a big difference in the overall look and feel of the room!


But if you are looking for an even bigger change, such as moving to a new rental home, contact Real Property Management Landmark. We would be happy to help you find a new home that fits your needs and budget. You can view our listings online.

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