Flooring is key to a cosy, clean, refreshed vibe at home. Worn, frayed and wrinkled old carpet can make a home look tired, smell funky and feel dirty under foot. So get rid of any scratched, cracked and spoilt floor boards or chipped tiles. Choice of flooring can make a house look larger, smell fresher and boost the quality factor of your home. Selecting plush carpet or the perfect tile (think texture, colour) will depend on the colour palette of your walls and decor so enlist a flooring consultant to make the best choice. Re-sanding and polishing wooden floors can be a costly exercise but if the outcome is a beautiful, vibrant wooden finish that will last ten years you will be rewarded with a contemporary look to enjoy every day
thereafter if kept clean of course! Cheaper alternatives to achieve that timber look are click planks you can install yourself, or laying new look vinyl after ripping up old carpet.
Whatever makeover your home needs, these tips will help you prioritise where to start with your re-decorating resolution for 2016. Happy home improving!