Home and Property Tips

Signs Your Home Badly Needs a Makeover

There are many times when we need to have a makeover. As time goes on, things change and lifestyle changes too. We all need a change in our life and have something new now and then. It doesn’t need to just apply to ourselves, but also to your modern prefab home.

You may have grown up in your home and stayed there for years, and never changed a thing. Then again, change is good to make you feel hope or satisfaction. Maybe things are broken or falling apart, and it is a definite no to keep it like that forever. After all, no one wants a house that is falling to shreds.

Here are a few signs to tell if you really do need that home makeover:

  1. Floorboards are old

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Ask yourself as you look at your floorboards. Does the color look okay? Is it chipped? How old are the floorboards? Does it look old?

If most of your answers are a yes, then that is a definite sign. Floorboards might not be the first thing people look at, but who wants to be in a house where the floorboards look dull and lifeless. Maybe you need to varnish them, get them fixed, or better yet, completely replaced.

  1. Things are no longer organized

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You have objects here and there and can no longer see the floor. If this is your home’s current situation, then this is definitely the right time to get more storage or organizing everything.

There are so many sites that can give you trendy ideas to store all your things. Another obvious thing to do is to remove the things you no longer need. There may be things that you have owned for years but no longer need anymore. This is the time to give or throw it away.

  1. Your house is about to crumble

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This could mean many things—from looking like a natural disaster hit it or like no one takes care or looks after it properly.

So when you see things falling apart or wearing or tearing already, it is time to up your game. Get it fixed, throw it out, or try different interiors to make it look like home again.

  1. Upgraded lifestyle

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If you have a child coming along or your family is expanding, then change needs to happen to adapt to this lifestyle. Everything has to be baby proofed so that your kids can’t touch things they shouldn’t and avoid accidents due to sharp edges. You might also need to have the proper storage space for new things.

The list can go on and on, but these are the most crucial things to think about if you should have a makeover. With all these in mind, everything will be easier to plan and get ready for the expenses to give your home a makeover.


Kravelv is a full time digital marketer and part time furniture and cabinet maker. During his free time he would like to create something out of recycled woods, this varies from toys, furnitures plant boxes etc. Follow him on Twitter | Pinterest | Facebook

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