Posted January 17, 2013 by RentJungle

Whether you're apartment needs a little bit of love, or you just like using your hands, sometimes the best medicine is a little elbow grease and creativity. Here are three great ways to add interesting changes to your home.

3. Creative Painting

Who ever said wall paint had to be a single, boring color? Why not paint simple designs such as chevrons, circles, or other shapes to bring out the color in the room?

2. Plants and Ladders


Have you got an old ladder in the attic or shed? I bet your neighbor does. One way to spruce up the bathroom, hallways, or living rooms is to hang up one of these ladders with some fresh foliage to give it a little life. Instant rustic appeal.

1. Reusing Found Furniture

Much like the ladder idea, you can fix and polish up found furniture to give your home some zest. Although this one might take a few trips to the home improvement store, as well as a few hours of work, the results can be spectacular.

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