Top Exterior And Interior Home Improvement Projects

Fixing up your home, increasing its usefulness and value, is what DIY is all about. Let’s take a look at a few of the projects that you can do for the garage, in the home, and around the yard that will make your home look great.

Garage Improvements

This is a great area to fix up because usually is pretty drab with the ugly concrete floors and little in the way of lighting. One of the best uses for this space is for storage as well as organization for your tools and playthings. One of the first places he you will want to start is with a storage solution for your bikes, tools, and the yard equipment.

After you’ve solved your storage problem the next big step is to cover up that ugly concrete floor with some sort of covering, paint, or tile. This will greatly improve the look of your garage as well as make it easier to clean up all of the little messes that happen like paint in oils spills.

Backyard Projects

Something that always improves the look and usefulness of your yard and deck areas is to add outdoor lighting around the home. This is something simple and easy that anyone can do especially with today’s solar lighting kits and will allow you to create a fun and safe environment for throwing a party in showing off the house.

If you are looking for a larger outdoor project then looking into a putting green for your backyard is becoming more and more popular. While this could still be a DIY project, you will probably want to consider speaking with installers who do this for a living unless you are very familiar with creating the proper putting surface.

Interior Projects

The interior of the home offers many opportunities for easy and stylish improvements. One great place to start are the bathroom and kitchen plumbing fixtures as this will allow you to update your home to current looks of brushed chrome or oil rubbed bronze without having to make big expensive changes.

While shiny bronze or gold was about all the colors available in the past, these days there are many more styles to choose from when it comes to hardware and plumbing fixtures. Finding the new look that goes perfectly with your taste will all you to have that custom home look without paying custom prices.

Now that you have a few ideas for home improvement projects for the garage, yard, and interior of the home, the last step is to find out where you want to start. Have fun making your home more beautiful.

Stop by Jeremy’s blog on oil rubbed bronze faucets where he provides additional information about plumbing fixtures.

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