on Friday, January 19th, 2018 at 6:43am.
The New Year's is almost upon us! Which means you will have a lot of preparations to do and resolutions to make. You can make a list of resolutions yourself, and we will help you with the preparations. We have compiled a list of New Year's home decor preparations that you cannot afford to miss out on.
Declutter Your House
Do you want to enter the new year with a cluttered house? No, right? This will be the time when you'll have friends and family members coming over to share the joy, and you surely don't want them to have a bad impression about you. Therefore, remove the clutter from your house and areas surrounding it. Remove unnecessary objects such as old storage boxes and furniture that you don't use anymore. The same way, declutter your yard and porch area too, to create a long lasting first experience. Clear the entire space so that it looks neat and attractive.
Make Your House Cleaner
Once you have cleared your property, it's time to clean it. Right from the flooring to the roofing, to every shelf and drawer of your house, clean everything to start your new year positively. Clean every nook and corner of your house, including the external spaces so that your house looks brighter. Your New Year's home preparation is incomplete without cleaning your house properly.
Reduce Your Carbon Footprints
This New Year's, and reduce your carbon footprint. In order to do this, you will have to upgrade your home’s plumbing and components. Opt for plumbing fixtures that have low flow faucets and toilets. You can also change your windows to energy efficient windows with high low-E value as they are good insulating windows. LED tubelights and bulbs consume less power too.
Prepare Your Home For Guests
You will be hosting a lot of guests, friends and relatives at your house by the end of this year and start the new year. Hence, make sure your house is ready for all your guests. Place enough couches, chairs and seating arrangements for your guests and also stock up your food reserves. Also, upgrade your bathroom, kitchen and every part of your house so that your guests get fascinated when they visit you.
Secure Your Property
If your house isn't secured yet, this is the time you must do it. Home security is important to keep your loved ones and assets safe and secure. Install video surveillance cameras and access control systems at various parts of your house. Make sure your doors have good locks too. You can plant tall trees and plants in your yard to create a natural fence for your house.
There are several other things that should be a part of your New Year's home preparation. All you have to do is make your house a better place to live in and inviting for your visitors. But if you are planning to upgrade to a new house altogether this festive season, contact our experienced real estate agents and ease the entire process.