By Grace P. Fairchild
Budget decorating ideas are among the most creative decorating
that anyone can come up with. After all, itís easy to create a
design with limitless funds, however, when we must come up
low budget decorating ideas, we really need to use our
imaginations. It is also important to stay organized when
decorating on a shoestring budget. Therefore, you may want to
follow these steps for decorating on a budget, and making sure
that you stay within the amount that you can afford, while
still living in style.
* Your first budget decorating tips are to decide on your
budget, and to pace your decorating to allow yourself to come
up with the money you need as the decorating happens. Donít
forget to include the money for accessories in your budget.
* Decorating on a budget happens one room at a time, so give
each room a priority on a numbered list, and then start with
room number one.
* In your chosen room, have a plan for the room, including its
style, color scheme, and overall atmosphere. Try to come up
with a completion date that youíll be able to stick to.
* Home decorating on a budget can be trying at times, so make
sure that you alternate big projects and little projects so
that you donít get too tired, or frustrated because you canít
see the difference youíre making. This will do wonders for
confidence and motivation.
* Budget decorating includes careful measurements. Try drawing
a plan of the room that is to scale. Include all windows and
doors, and choose a focal point in the room. Measure all of
your furniture and create furniture cut-outs that are to
so that you can move them around your room drawing until you
find an arrangement that appeals to you the most. Donít forget
to take ceiling height and traffic flow into consideration.
The key is to remind yourself that just because youíre using
budget decorating ideas, it doesnít mean that you canít live
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