Quick Home Improvement Solutions

Whether you’re getting ready to sell your home or just want to update it, there are some quick home improvement solutions that you can do to make your home more inviting. In Urbandale, IA, BLC Insurance wants you to know that you can rejuvenate your Iowa home even if you are on a budget.

An Extra Coat of Paint

You can change the look and feel of a room with a simple coat of paint. Darker colors make a room appear smaller and lighter colors give rooms a spacious feel. If the space you’re painting is small, such as a hallway or child’s bedroom, you should consider lighter colors so the space won’t feel cramped.

Install Crown Molding

If charm is what you’re looking for, installing crown molding will make your home complete. Adding crown molding to a room will not only add value to your home but will also give it a beautiful modern look. This is also something that you can do yourself if you’re handy with a table saw. The corners of crown molding need to be precise in order for them to fit together. If this is done correctly, you will ultimately save money and create a fantastic-looking room.

Design a Meticulous Landscape

Creating a beautiful entryway is an ideal solution if you’re selling your home because the first thing people see is your landscape. Even if you don’t plan to leave your home, having a modernized landscape will greet you comfortingly each time you come home from a long workday. Don’t forget the backyard. Landscape lighting, outdoor kitchens, and koi ponds are delightful ideas when you decide to upgrade your outdated yard.

Stop by the BLC Insurance offices in Urbandale, IA for a look at your homeowner’s policy. Our independent agents can help you get started on a new policy or help you determine if you need additional coverage.