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DIY For Renters: Bedroom Edition

Cozy White Sullivans Island Bedroom with a Bed CanopyAre you unhappy with your bedroom looking the same every day? Do you think you can’t change the way it looks without investing a lot of money? Well, we have some good news for you! There are several do-it-yourself projects that you can do to renovate your bedroom without having to spend a lot of money. This blog post will talk about some of our favorite DIY projects for renters who want to give their bedrooms a new look.

Add a Canopy to Your Bed

A simple and easy tactic to add a touch of glamour to your bedroom is to add a canopy to your bed. You can acquire a ready-made canopy at most home goods stores or create your own with some fabric and a few dowels.

Refresh Your Bedding

Getting new bedding is another fantastic way to spruce up your bedroom. This could mean getting new sheets, pillowcases, blankets, or a new comforter set. You can also check bedding on sale at your local store or online if you want to spend less money. Just be sure to measure your bed before getting anything to know it will fit as it should.

Use Vintage Luggage for Storage

If you possess any old suitcases or trunks collecting dust in your attic, put them to good use by using them as bedroom storage. You can store anything from extra blankets and pillows to out-of-season clothes in these pieces of luggage. Also, they give a touch of character to your space.

Temporary Wallpaper

If you want to make a big impact on your bedroom, think about using temporary wallpaper. This is an easy and relatively affordable way to change your space’s look completely. You can purchase temporary wallpaper at most home goods stores or online.

Get Artsy

If you like to give a bit of personality to your bedroom, you could hang some new artwork or photos on the walls. You can either acquire prints that you like or frame some of your own pictures. Your Sullivan Islands property manager won’t like more holes in the walls, so don’t use a hammer and nails. Instead, use adhesive wall hangers.

Refinish Your Furniture

If you have some old furniture that looks a bit damaged, consider refinishing it yourself. This is a good way to give your bedroom a new look without committing a lot of money. You can either paint or stain your furniture, depending on the look you’re going for. Otherwise, you could be creative and repurpose old furniture for new uses, like converting an old dresser into an entry table.

These are just a couple of ways to start renovating your bedroom on a budget. Keep in mind that even simple changes can have a big difference in the overall look and feel of the room!


But if you want a bigger change, such as moving to a new rental home, you should communicate with Real Property Management Instant Equity. We would be glad to assist you in locating a new home that fits your needs and budget. You can see our listings online.

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