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Summer is the perfect time to give your home a much needed lift and rid it of any winter woes!

09-Jan-2017
Written by Ashley Blake
Adding bright colours and letting lots of light filter into your home, can instantly uplift the atmosphere.




Bring the outside in




Summer is the perfect time to give your home a much needed lift and rid it of any winter woes!
This makes the outdoor-indoor transition seamless, opening the space up and extending the indoors outside which makes your home feel larger.




Get creative




Art can instantly bring a room to life and give it meaning. You don’t have to splash out on expensive art, there are loads of really affordable stores that have gorgeous pieces of art perfect for brightening up your home.




Ditch the old cushions




An easy and affordable option, cushions will always add colour and impact to a room.  On dark couches use light and medium shades for contrast.  Light couches use medium to dark shades. 




Ahhh Fresh linen




Light colours are perfect for summer, add a light weight throw and as quick as you can wave your magic wand, you have a new bedroom!




Brighten up your bathroom




The bathroom is one of the most used rooms in the house, so don’t forget it when freshening up your home for summer! Add new towels in some of this season’s hottest colours such as coral, yellow, aqua, blue.




If you feeling energetic…get painting




Paint is one of the cheapest decorating tools if you are willing to do it yourself. It can instantly change the feeling of a room and go from bland to fab. 




The sweet smell of flowers




Just adding a simple vase of flowers has the ability to brighten up the dullest decor. Flowers are abundant this time of year and add a splash of colour to a room. 




Based on an article from lifestyle.com.au (https://www.lifestyle.com.au/diy/20-quick- home-styling-tips-for- summer.aspx)

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