First-time home buyers represent 35 percent of the market, with 91 percent of homebuyers purchasing single family homes, according to Realtor.org. While purchasing your first home is exhilarating, decorating it can be very time consuming. Try these 6 tips for success:
1. Paint before you furnish a room
Paint can be a wonderful and inexpensive way to inject your personality into a new home. Since it can also be messy, save your nice new goods by painting before you furnish the room. If you've already put down large furniture pieces, move them into the center of the room and cover them with a drop cloth to protect them from painting accidents.
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2. Repurpose donated pieces to save money
Don't pass up the…