Winter is here and, for many of us, that means it's cold outside. Our homes become our refuges from the icy wind and snowy weather, so we strive to make them as warm and cozy as possible.
There are a lot of tricks and fixes to make your place warmer, ranging from installing a fireplace to adding a simple DIY door draft stopper that helps trap heat while you're trapped inside. You don't have to turn up the heat when you're wrapped in warm blankets in a toasty living room.
Add more fabric and rugs
The quickest and easiest way to make your home cozier is simple: more blankets, more pillows, more curtains and more rugs. Hang a few extra throws or blankets around the couch or hide small blankets under pillows. A new throw rug will keep warm air from escaping under the floor, and one conveniently placed in the bedroom will keep your toes warm in the morning.
Also consider thicker curtains or shades that keep heat in and cold out - but remember to pull them back during the day to drench yourRead More »from Renovation tips to cozy up your home