11 Ways to Spruce Up Your Home this Fall

Every time the fall season rolls around, I feel like I need a change, as if I’m preparing to go back to school, even though it’s been–gasp–ages since I have. But even though I don’t have to beg my mom for the mega-pack of Crayola crayons and a hot new outfit for that first day back at school, I do deserve a little sprucing-up, right? The best way to do that is in my nest! If you feel that same fall itch for change, then check out these 11 ways to spruce up your place for fall:

Make Your Home Ready for Autumn

1. Paint one wall–Easily the most dramatic change you can do without hiring a contractor is to paint–though you may need a masseuse afterward! Pick a room and just one wall. Boom! Instant change and a new color to inspire your whole room.

2. Frame a whole lotta nothing

Empty Frames 11 Ways to Spruce Up Your Home this Fall

If you’re crafty, you can make your own wooden frames, but if you need some help, check out Etsy.com for frame collections. Frames, sans photos and glass, can make fascinating arrangements on your wall, especially when they include one or two unexpected colors. Choose different shapes and textures for maximum architectural interest. Just be sure to lay the frames out on the floor to find the perfect arrangement before taking to the wall with nails.