Maintaining our home can sometimes be a handful. It requires a lot of time, effort, energy and is often costly. Most of the time, professionals charge a load of bucks to fix even a simple ailment. To help you with that, we have listed 9 DIY fixes to upgrade and add flavors to your home. 

Paint colors can completely change the mood and interior design of your home. Paint can make a statement with a dash of bold color, or it can be a soft backdrop to a more muted interior.

Whether it's because they've regressed or you've simply outgrown them and want a fresh new style, replacing cabinet doors can make an impressive difference in your home, giving it a lift that makes everything seem new.

There is a wide range of wallpaper colors and styles to choose from. Vinyl is great for areas with a lot of moisture such as kitchens and bathrooms. For places that stay dry such as bedrooms and hallways, it's best to use non-woven papers and fabrics.

Bring back wood furniture, trim, baseboards, and banisters by first stripping them down to the wood.

Any good flooring installation should begin with a clean concrete slab, specifically when laying new tile.

You can make a hanging shelf using rope, 2 rectangular pieces of plywood, a drill and some paint. 

Living rooms are the most relaxing space in a house and couches are definitely made for a massive part of the unwinding process. Make your own couch more comfortable according to your preference.

Wooden table legs can be fixed with the right knowledge but if the tarnish is too extensive, it's often easier to just replace the leg entirely.

You can work on the project with a basin wrench and a few other common tools. It should usually take no more than about an hour.

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