Simple Ways to Refresh Your Home: Our Best Style Secrets & Decorating Ideas

Best of 2013

Simple ideas are often the best ones, as are easy changes you can make yourself. These quick updates are the things you do before you are ready renovate, as a renter, or when your budget doesn’t allow for significant change. It’s often as easy as rearranging furniture, or adding a bit of color. Here are our best decorating tips from 2013.

  1. Beautify Your Bathroom in a Weekend: Easy Ideas for an Instant Style Boost
  2. Designer Secrets: Transform Your Space with Texture
  3. Home Hacking: Adding Mirrors for Light, Glamour & Illusion
  4. 5 Budget Kitchen Upgrades You Can Make This Weekend
  5. A Few Ways to Change It Up at Home for Under $10
  6. Instant Update: Naturally Brighten a Space
  7. 5 Quick Tips for Making Your Space Feel Like New
  8. Five Ways To Add Color to Your Home This Week
  9. Seeing the Light: Best Tips for Brightening Up a Dark Space
  10. 6 Rental Updates that Won't Break Your Lease or the Bank

Welcome to Apartment Therapy's Best of 2013 roundup! From December 21 through January 1 we are rounding up our favorite (and your favorite) posts from the past year.

(Image credits: Lindsey Kay Averill; Adam's Afternoon Light / Small Cool Contest; Elle Interior; Hus & Hem; Rebecca Proctor; Kim Lucian; Alexis Buryk; Kelly; Addie's "Sealskin + Ivory" Room / Room for Color Contest)