10 Easy Tips to Refresh Your Space for Summer

What are you planning out for this summer? If you're like many people, summer is a time to unwind and enjoy the good moments as they come. It's an ideal chance to catch up with friends after the hectic winter period. But before you can lounge on the patio to enjoy the good tidings that come with a refreshing summer, you'll need to revamp the surroundings after a dark and dreary winter. So, how best do you do this?

Here are 10 easy tips on how to spruce up your treasured space for a great summer. Read on.

1. De-clutter the space.

Thanks to a dreary, cold winter, many people bring in a lot of clutter into the house to save them from the bad weather. However, summer is all about creating an airy and spacious room for maximum comfort. That's why you need to pack up the excess décor so as to create a minimalist summer environment.

2. Replace the curtains around the house.

If you're to enjoy your summer around the house, you'll need to move your heavy window curtains for thinner ones. This not only boosts the house lighting but also brings in a much needed change from the winter settings.

3. Repaint the walls.

If the walls look weather-beaten and rugged, it's time to breathe some life into them by repainting them with a brighter, summer-inspired hue. If the walls are still in good condition, you can then opt to repaint some key furniture that look aged and unsightly.

4. Decorate it with colorful floral and plants.

Potted plants and colorful flowers turn a barely hospitable space into a lively abode. Leafy plants also purify the air around the house making it fresh and clean. Fortunately, there's pretty of colorful flowers to choose from in summer.

5. Re-organize the porch.

A speck of winter doldrums can dull an otherwise beautiful porch. That's why you should dust off and prop up those hard plant containers that dot your porch to make them more appealing. Reorganize everything in the porch including furniture, artworks and other items.

6. Change some furniture covers.

A change of aging furniture is necessary to renew your space's looks. Old pillows, peeling table tops and fading seat covers should make way for newer, stylistic covers so as to inject a jolt of freshness and liveliness in the house.

7. Bring in some artwork.

New artwork can bring a great change around the house. Bringing in new artworks such as sleek sculptures, light-hearted oil paintings and Monet pieces is a great way to reinvent your household ready for a fitting summer moments.

8. Trade the winter smelling products for summer ones.

Do you still have remainders of that soap or freshener designed for a winter break? It's best to trade all the winter smelling products for summer oriented ones. It not only makes the space different, but also brings an air of relaxation around the house.

9. Shelf the rugs.

While rugs are an indispensable item around the house in a cold winter, they aren't necessary in a warmer, friendlier summer environment. If your house is made of polished wooden floors, you can shelf the carpets and leave the floor bare. It's creates a uniquely enticing environment to walk bare on.

10. Bring in beach themed décor.

Adding a beach inspired charm around the homestead creates an environment akin to a warm afternoon outdoors. You can bring in a variety of blue shades, display some clean sea shells in a clear vase, and even hang some magnificent pictures of the coastal beach.

Bottom Line.

Cleaning up after a lengthy winter period can be difficult. That's why these tips will prove a great help to sprucing things up around the house ready for the warm summer break.