7 Small Home Improvements That Make a Big Difference

DIY Accent Texture Wall

Do you think a plain coloured ‘feature wall’ is a tad boring? But think that wallpaper is a bit too daring? How about you meet in the middle with a DIY Accent Texture wall? We have found so many before and after photos of this wonderful creation, and it seems to be really quite easy. You can choose what type of design you want and paint it any colour you like. If you feel up for a fun project, an accent texture wall will be your new best friend.

Add a feature pendant light

Adding a feature pendant light helps to add character to a kitchen or dining room. Placed above a seating area creates a great ambiance and a sense of sophistication.

We have found our 4 favourite Pendant lights below.

Salerno 1 Large Cage Pendant in Antique Grey, Beacon Lighting

Chambord 5 Light Pendant in Walnut/Black, Beacon Lighting

Alfred 1 Light Pendant in Black/Glass, Beacon Lighting
Porter 1 Light Pendant in Charcoal, Beacon Lighting

Accessorise your entrance

Accessorising you entrance makes a huge difference for little cost. Simply by adding a nice doormat and some plants can make your house instantly look like a home. Your front door is a first impression, so having it neat and tidy and well presented gives a great first impression for your neighbours. Here are our top accessories for a lovely entrance.
Camelia Japonica Tree, Artificial Plant Shop
Florence Planter, Provincial Home Living
Orange Tree, Artificial Plant Shop
White Hydrangeas Doormat, FrenchKnot

Kingdom Townhouse Trough, Provincial Home Living

Kaleo Home Coir Doormat, Temple & Webster

Replace Kitchen Taps

Outdated kitchen? New kitchen taps make a huge difference.
There are many different types and colours that will compliment your kitchen. We have added our favourite kitchen taps.
Gold Tapware – 1901 Provincial Tap – English Spout, Restoration Online
Small Mixer Tap – Georgian Kitchen Tap by Bastow – Swivel Spout, Restoration Online
Australian Made Tapware – 1901 Provincial Tap in Nickel, Restoration Online
Black Provincial Kitchen Tap – Bridging – Phoenix, Restoration Online

Decorate with Wall Art

Wall art is a wonderful way to add character to your home. You can get some really great prints at a small cost, and it can make such a difference! Wall art is so great because you can add it to every single room. The laundry and kitchen are great areas to add subtle colour. Adding a feature picture in the lounge room, dining room and bedroom make all the difference to a bland room. We have attached our favourite pictures at the moment
Mercer + Reid Australian Pink Flowering Gum Native Flora, Adairs
Home Republic- Vintage Poster Celestial Blue Spritz Artwork, Adairs
Home Republic Azure Sky Blue Flock Canvas, Adairs
Dotti Framed Canvas Wall Art, Temple & Webster

Create A Lovely Outdoor Area

An extra entertaining area will improve your home dearly. All you need is a seating area, some fairy lights and a well-maintained garden and you will be in heaven. This will make the summer nights beautiful for entertaining. Here are our favourite outdoor items.
Fiji Metal Outdoor Dining Set- Temple & Webster
2m Black & White Striped French Riviera Market Umbrella- Temple & Webster
Metal Garden Gazebo with Built-In Benches- Temple & Webster
Bistro Table- Provincial Home Living
Parisienne Bench- Provincial Home Living

Wallpaper Tile your Kitchen or Bathroom

Wallpaper tiles are such a great way to add some ‘pop’ to your bathroom and kitchen. You can get any colour or design, and they are super easy to apply. Having the visual without actually going to the lengths of tiling sounds like a great idea. Count us in! Here are our top picks.