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Quick And Memorable Family Home Improvement Projects

July 23, 2020

Adding your family to home improvement projects in Dallas might seem impossible, but don’t let potential family drama stop you. Any home improvement can become a fun and memorable experience when the entire family can work together. The key is to pick accessible home renovations where every member of the family can feel as though they are part of a meaningful contribution.

From picking out window treatments to installing a flower or vegetable garden, here are just a few tips of some enjoyable family home improvement projects in Dallas.

Select Window Treatments And Other Home Renovations

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When selecting your home update adventure with your family, sometimes it’s best to start with a project simple but worthwhile. Picking out window treatments and including the family allows everyone to envision the room and how simple renovations can make a big difference.

When the family agrees on renovations like new window treatments, you can get more agreement on your home’s decor. If there’s pushback, try finding a stylish window shade that helps to add some charm to your children’s bedroom. Or kick off the project with the gathering room with strong faux-wood plantation shutters that will hold up to some of the most rambunctious games of tag. In addition to style, brand-new window treatments will also provide economic benefits for your home – such as durability and energy efficiency.

Of course, you’ll want to get your window treatments custom-built using professionals like Sunburst Shutters Dallas. At the time of your in-home or virtual consultation, our professionals can help your family pick out the right window treatment for each room. And during the time your window treatments are being outfitted and installed, your family can go on to other planned home improvement projects in Dallas.

Add Some Greenery To Your Outdoor Space

With warmer weather comes additional time for you and your loved ones to have some fun in the outdoors, and maybe taking advantage of your patio or large and lush yard. Looking to enhance your curb appeal? Try adding a raised flower bed to your outdoor space for a easy DIY that comes with a nice payoff.

Adding a flower garden can be such a quick and fun project that will incorporate a pop of color to your space and encourage everyone in the family to to help with the project. You should start by encouraging each family member to pick their own flower to plant in the new raised flower garden.

Are florals not your cup of tea? Consider installing a simple wood raised bed for a veggie garden. It can be installed in small spaces and can serve as a beautiful addition with many benefits. Additionally, you get fresh veggies for your family to enjoy.

Stand Out With Paint

Incorporating paint to a family room can help spruce up a space in addition to being an exciting family home improvement project in Dallas. Start by selecting the color -- children normally have strong ideas of the color they want to see on their walls. Then go and make sure everyone can have a personal paint brush and smock.

If you have some young painters, plan on cutting out the trim around the wall before bringing in the little ones to help. By chunking up the walls into small areas, you can ensure each member has their individual workspace that’s just the perfect height.

If adding paint to a room with your loved ones doesn’t sound like a good thing, start with painting outside by putting a new color of paint on the backyard fence around your home instead.

Renew The Furniture In Your Home

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Renewing a favorite piece of furniture in your living room is a cost-effective way to repurpose old furniture to a modern style. Just get your favorite material, purchase a staple gun, and bring a new look to an outdated piece of furniture. And it’s a project everyone in the family can be involved in.

Why stop at chairs? Perhaps that old ottoman needs an update or your family room loveseat just does not fit the decor . You could get an amazing amount of Saturday afternoon projects from one roll of fabric! And if you don't agree with the final result, it’s simple to select another roll of fabric and start again.

Begin your First Family Home Improvement Project in Dallas with Sunburst Shutters Dallas

Eager to get started with your first simple and fun family project with updated window treatments? The qualified professionals at Sunburst Shutters Dallas are pleased to help you select the custom solution for your home’s needs. Get in touch with us today at 214-301-5066 or complete the form below to schedule your in-home or virtual design consultation.


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