Fashion & Lifestyle Blog
October 28, 2016

As much as there are some benefits to winter, the freezing temperatures can leave us feeling deflated. And it’s not a good time for homeowners as a lot can go wrong when the weather turns awful. But there are a few things you can do to jazz up your home for the cold season. Here is some handy advice you need to keep your home looking great in winter!

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Add some seasonal accents

You will be surprised how much effect a few small accents can have to your home in winter. They can make your home feel warm and welcoming, even when the weather is frosty. Candles are a great thing to add to the rooms in your home. Go for a red or orange which are both warm and comforting colours in the winter months. You could even choose scented candles to give the room a delicious wintery smell this year. And even adding a couple of throws and cushions is great to make your home look comforting during the long winter!

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Add some warmth to your home.

If you want your home to look fantastic in winter, it’s important to add some warmth. A fireplace would be a lovely feature to add; not only does it keep your family at the right temperature, but it adds some character too. And make sure you put the heating on to keep your home free from problems. Keeping your home warm will help you to avoid freezing pipes. After all, if they get frozen, it puts the pipes under pressure which can lead to them bursting. Not only will it cause water damage in your home, but you will have to get them fixed ASAP. You will have to research different companies who can come out and fix it quickly. For example, DM Civil specialise in trenchless technology. It means you won’t have much disturbance while they sort out your broken pipes! But keeping your home warm and your hot taps running as much as possible, will ensure you don’t run into this, and other winter problems any time soon!

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Add plenty of lighting

Winter can make your home look and feel quite dreary. After all, it stays dark during the day and then the sun sets by the afternoon. To help keep your home looking great in winter, you should fill it with light. As we said previously, the right lighting can make it look luxurious. Therefore, add plenty of beautiful light fittings around your home. You might want to go for a charming chandelier will help your lounge stand out. That way, you can put the lights on to help your house look beautiful during the winter. And add some spotlights in your home; it’s an easy way to show off all your statement pieces!

And remember it’s not just the inside of your home which needs some help during winter. You should make sure you protect your beautiful garden so that it doesn’t need much work when summer arrives!

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