pillows are simple updates that make a big difference.”
As the first thing everyone sees when they enter, your foyer deserves a little love. While there are several ways to spruce up your entryway, our experts agree that wallpaper is one of the most transformative.
“I’ve bought pre-pasted removable wallpaper online for very little money and installed it myself,“Humphrey says. “It’s not hard to do at all, and you can get a totally custom entry like the ones you see and love in design magazines.”
Humphrey says installation is easy too. Just dunk the paper in the bathtub to activate the glue, and then stick it on the wall and trim to fit. “It’s nervewracking at first, but you get the hang of it,” he said. “If you’re in a rental, it’s really easy to peel off so you don’t get dinged for your security deposit.”
Schrock and Dick concur. “Wallpaper is visual eye candy, and it can really transform how a room feels,” they say.
Adding a bar cart is a low-cost, stylish upgrade for a living room, says interior designer Max Humphrey.