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Do-It-Yourself Decorating Tips for Renters: How to Make a Rental Feel Like Home

Granville County Tenant Hanging CurtainsIt’s crucial to make your rental home feel like your own, whether you’ve just rented your first Meridian single-family home or have been renting for years. While you may not be allowed to paint the walls or make other permanent alterations, there are many ways to add personality to your rental. This blog post will address some do-it-yourself decorating techniques for renters that will assist you in making your room feel more like home.

Removable wallpaper. If you’re looking for a way to infuse your rental home with pattern and personality, removable wallpaper is an excellent alternative. There are numerous styles and colors available for removable wallpaper, making it simple to pick something that suits your taste. And, finally, the cherry on top? When the time comes to vacate, simply peel out the wallpaper and take it with you.

Stylish furniture. Placing furniture in your rental is another way to add some style to it. If you’re starting from the ground up, seek items that are both attractive and functional. For instance, a coffee table with storage can be utilized to conceal magazines, books, and other objects. For compact rooms, a dining table that also serves as a desk is ideal.

Functional accents. There are a variety of other ways to add function and flair to your rented home other than furniture. For instance, wall hooks can be used to hang coats, towels, or keys. Shelves can also be utilized to store books, dishes, and other items that need to be kept tidy.

Window treatments. Curtains and blinds provide seclusion and light control while also adding color and design to a room. If you’re searching for a low-cost solution to update the look of your property, swap out your window curtains.

Peel and stick vinyl floors. If you’re weary of the look of your rental’s worn-out floors, consider covering them with peel-and-stick vinyl. This type of flooring is simple to put in and comes in a variety of styles, so you’re sure to find something you like. It’s also simple to take down when it’s time to leave.

Temporary backsplash. With a temporary backsplash, you can give your rental kitchen a facelift. Peel and stick tiling and removable wallpaper are just a few of the possibilities available. Choose something that complements your personal style while also ensuring that it will not damage the kitchen walls of your rental.

Better Lighting. Improving your lighting is one of the simplest ways to make any space feel more inviting. If your apartment has harsh fluorescent lighting, try replacing it with softer, more attractive bulbs. To create a warm and inviting ambiance, you can also use lamps or string lights.

These are just a few ideas to personalize your rental home. With a little creativity and work, you can change your rental into a beautiful and inviting room that feels just like home.

If you’re in the market for a new rental home, Real Property Management Boise has what you’re looking for! Contact our office or browse our listings online.

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