Sometimes it’s just not possible to make lasting changes to the place you live. But that doesn’t mean you can’t express your style. Concentrate your large investments on things you can use in multiple spaces, like rugs, artwork, and storage pieces. Then, consider some of these great temporary alternatives that can help you make wherever you’re living feel like home.
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- 9 Temporary Options for Commitment-Phobes
9 Temporary Options for Commitment-Phobes
Make Any Space Home
Tired of staring at the blank walls? Removable wallpaper might be the answer. It’s self-adhesive so it can be applied without glue and taken down without damaging the wall. It can even be rehung elsewhere again and again. There are countless designs to choose from, including custom options created from your own artwork.
Create a beautiful accent in your home, no matter where you are, with wall decals. Made of vinyl, they are quick and easy to install, and totally removable. Inspire yourself with words, immerse yourself in a nature scene, or install a gallery of your own artwork.
Wish you had granite countertops? You can have them in a matter of hours with instant granite film. Made of PVC, it can be installed on any smooth surface. Scissors, a ruler, a squeegee, and a pencil are all the tools you need to apply it. And it can be removed with the heat from a hairdryer. Now there’s no reason not to upgrade.
Deck tiles are your quick and easy solution to beautify an ugly outdoor space. Create a gorgeous deck instantly by just snapping them together. Available in several designs, materials, and finishes, you’re sure to find one to suit your style. Go ahead—send out the invite for your next outdoor party.
Stainless Steel Film
Transform tired appliances, or any other smooth surface, with faux stainless steel film. Unlike the real deal, it doesn’t show fingerprints, and it cleans up with warm water. Installation is DIY friendly, and when the next trend comes along, just remove it with the heat of a hairdryer and prepare for your next makeover.
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