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Let's say you've completed a room, and everything is just the way you wanted it. It's brand new, sparkling and shiny, but seems to be missing a little something.
Take this room, for example: beautiful design, luxurious materials and proper use of space. Now take out the trays on the nightstands, the blanket and the pillows. The scheme would turn sterile — those yellow pieces make the room.
Sometimes, all a room needs is a living element. Add a plant or flowers to your space, and it instantly goes from staged to lived in. Do you have a room that could use a little life?
House numbers provide a first glimpse into the homeowner's personality. Are they whimsical? Are they fun? Are they classy? Do they have an edge?
Of course, the first thing we did when we moved into our new house was tear out those standard tiny numbers. I took leftover cabinet doors, nails and thread and made graphic house numbers that scream "I love DIY!" to anyone who visits.
Indoors, cabinet pulls and knobs are the equivalent of exterior house numbers. There is a limit to how creative you can get with your cabinetry for resale purposes, but cabinet pulls? You have no limit. You can go as personal and fun as you want.
Take a look around your house today, and instead of thinking about the carpet that needs replacing or the French doors you'd like for your bedroom, think about the little things.
Could you replace drawer pulls on your dresser and change the look of the room? Could you add pops of red to your kitchen for a fresh appearance? And what do your house numbers say about you?
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