7 Tips for Renovating Your Bedroom on a Budget

Do you want to remodel your bedroom but worry that you don’t have enough money to do a good job? If so, don’t worry. There are actually a lot of different steps you can take to redesign your bedroom without breaking your budget. Check out some ways you can inexpensively renovate your bedroom below:

 
1. Paint a Faux Frame 

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If you have a very basic mirror in your room, spruce it up. In fact, all you have to do is place that mirror against a plain wall.

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From there, dress it up by painting a faux frame around it. This will help add a decorative touch and artsy feel to your bedroom without actually having to shell out the money for a real frame.

 

2. Opt for Decals 

Many times homeowners want to add patterns and colors to their walls but are too afraid that this decor will end up being too bold for their bedroom. Thankfully, that’s where decals come into play.

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3. Paint Any Side Tables

Instead of going out and purchasing all new furniture for your bedroom, why not just paint your side tables? By doing this, you are making old pieces look completely new without having to spend a ton of money. This is truly a much needed update.

6a09ec3a1921c282c25e23b77772d8beHowever, you should be careful about not painting over the top of your furniture. That’s because these pieces tend to be antique wood, so you want to leave that area in its natural state. By doing that, you help the furniture blend in with the rest of your decor without ruining the original look.

 

4. Replace Old Hardware on Your Furniture

While it may not seem like a big deal to change the hardware on your dressers, it actually makes a huge difference. This small step is exactly what’s needed to make any old drawers fit right in with your modern design. For instance, you can replace old pulls on your drawers with sleek silver ones.

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This is an easy task to take on and it’s not expensive at all. Here, you are just taking what you already have in your bedroom and freshening it up to meet the modern styles.

 

5. Turn Your Wall into a Chalkboard

If you want to decorate your walls but don’t have the money to buy artwork or wallpaper, try taking matters into your own hands. Literally. Turn your walls into one huge chalkboard by spraying or brushing on chalkboard paint. From there, begin designing your walls however you see fit.

411e35e4e183df96541677d6717ae1be You can use these walls as an inspiration board filled with your favorite quotes or you can simply draw your own art on there. Remember, you can’t make any wrong moves here, though, as you can always erase what you have done.

 

6. Dye Your Cushions
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Another way to liven up your bedroom decor is to tie-dye your cushions. While many people may look at tie-dye as something sort of psychedelic, it doesn’t have to be. Instead, there are bunch of different tie-dye techniques you can try out that creates all sort of cool patterns like color blocks, prints and stripes.

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7. Paint the Hooks in Your Bedroom

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Of course you can locate any old chrome or iron hooks, but they don’t always fit in with your bedroom decor. That’s why you should opt for painting these hooks instead. All you have to do is pick a shade that matches the colors of your platform beds, walls and everything else inside. Here, these hooks are not only practical but also serve as wall accents in their own right.