Should You Hire a Decorator?
“How hard can it be, right?” is the phrase which launched a million ill-advised DIY projects. While doing it yourself can save money and give you that warm self-satisfied feeling, for total novices, it’s often better to accept that painting and decorating isn’t in your skill set and leave it to the professionals. This helpful blog from Decorwise will help you decide whether or not it’s time to hire in a professional decorator, or, in fact, go it alone.
- What projects do you have on the cards at the moment? Will you be hiring in the professionals or doing it yourself? Have your say below.
Design Inspiration from The Painted Hive
Home enthusiast and talented DIYer Kristine of The Painted Hive certainly wouldn’t need to call the professionals in. She’s got her interiors well and truly covered – and looking drop dead gorgeous. If you’ve ever felt a little uninspired when it comes to home furnishings, Kristine’s blog is the place to go to get your groove back, with a whole bundle of ongoing projects to keep up with and get inspired by. Here’s a sneak peek at how her latest Living-Dining Room Makeover is coming along. Lovely stuff.
20 Creative Wall Décor Projects
Looking for an interior design project you can absolutely tackle yourself? This fantastic, idea-crammed blog from Artsy Chicks Rule blogger Nancy is the perfect place to start. Packed with fun projects you can undertake to brighten and embolden your everyday spaces, this is a fantastic resource for anyone with a bland expanse of wall and a rainy afternoon or two on their hands.
Which is your favourite creative wall décor project? Do you like to do things yourself or prefer to call in the painters and decorators? Have your say below.