Do you ever visit someone’s home and immediately want to steal their decor ideas? Not everyone has that natural ability to look at an empty room and know exactly how they want it decorated and furnished. In fact, whether you’re starting from scratch or redecorating, finding your style can be really overwhelming.

Updating, illuminating and organizing your home will take it to the next level. Here are some of our top picks for your home, feel free to steal them!

Door Knobs

Yes, you heard us right, not all design tips are about big renovations, small details really can change the feel of a room. Next time you’re at home take a look at your door knobs, including on your furniture and kitchen cupboards, they could benefit from an upgrade that also won’t break the bank.


Add a touch of luxury to your shower with cool and affordable options that can update how your shower looks as well as improve the quality of your next wash.

Smart Plugs

You don’t have to be tech-savvy to enjoy the benefits of a smart plug. These Wi-Fi plugs connect to your smart home assistants, allowing you to control your lights, appliances and other accessories via voice controls. Cool right? And they can help save energy around your home!

Flowers & Foliage

Brighten up any room with a faux plant, trust us this décor tip is inexpensive but will leave your room feeling fresh and full of life.

Rotate your Curtains

What’s that saying your Nan would always use? “A change is as good as a rest”. Well, she wasn’t wrong. If your windows are the same size consider rotating your curtains. If you use sheer curtains consider buying them in a variety of colours to swap and change throughout the year depending on the seasons or your mood.

Garden Lighting

Both front and rear gardens can be easily transformed by good lighting. There are so many options available including solar lights, path lighting and string lights. With the summer coming up you can entertain late into the evening with a well-lit patio or decked area.

Update Worn Fixtures

Spray paint can be used on wood, plastic, metal, wicker and plaster, offering a high-end finish. Take a look around your home and garden and see which furnishings or features could do with a quick lick of paint.

Space Savers

Your local bargain homeware store will have a range of storage options for you to use around your home. We’re not suggesting that you have a box or basket for everything but there are several stylish ways that you can store your belongings to leave your home looking chic and clutter-free.

Which areas of your home need a little updating? Home décor isn’t always easy but it’s your home so find style ideas that you like and just go for it!

If you’re looking for a new home or have a property to sell you can reach our Sales Team on 01633 870777, they will be able to help you find your next home or provide you with a free market-led valuation.