Is your home ready for summer? You may be pre-occupied with holidays, festivals, BBQ’s and all other summer plans, but why not give your home a fresh summer glow and get your home ready for summer.
Giving your home a summer look should focus around having fresh, light and open spaces. You don’t need huge renovations, but with the right creativity and changes, you can turn your home from a cosy winter fortress to an open, bright hospitable summer home.
Celsius Home Improvements have compiled 5 ideas to get your home ready for summer.
Bring the outdoors in
Spending as much time as possible outdoors is all we want to do in the summer months, and it’s easy to bring the outdoors in with a few adjustments to your home.
Patio doors or bi-fold doors can really help accentuate a light, airy feel and create seamless access between the outdoors and your home. Not only do these doors look stylish they are perfect for hosting summer gatherings. Even when closed and the weather isn’t so good you won’t sacrifice anything, with the large glass panes allowing the light to flood your home and create an un-obstructed view into your outdoor sanctuary.
If you aren’t thinking about this much of renovation or your budget doesn’t stretch that far then why not add some green. By adding some easy to care for indoor plants and allowing nature to influence your home decoration you can really bring an element of summer inside. Take a look at some of the best indoor plants here.
Head to your nearest garden center and get choosing.
Get a colourful front door
A trend that we are seeing a lot more of recently is more and more people going for colourful front doors. Choosing a front door can often be overlooked or brushed passed when thinking about freshening up your home, but the right front door can add style, freshness, curb appeal and fun to your home.
This idea offers a unique perspective on home décor, but it can really liven up your home. Look at some of our options here.
Update your outdoor space
Summer is the time for socialising outdoors, so it goes without saying that you should have a well-kept outdoor space. Create a welcoming and hospitable outdoor space that can be enjoyed by everyone. Summer is the perfect excuse to buy some new outdoor furniture or a new BBQ, but if you’re stuck for ideas look at an article we put together here.
Get rid of some clutter
Clutter can really weigh down your home, excessive mess laying around can make your space feel stuffy. Why not freshen up your rooms with a de-clutter. This is also a chance to purchase some seasonal products that can add something summery to your home. Freshen up your bedsheets with lighter covers, put your winter pillows and blankets in storage and create a lighter space.
Even re-arranging your furniture can change the feel of your home, push the sofas to the side to open your living area. Forget about the formal dining area. Think laid back, eat at your breakfast bar or outdoors. Nobody wants to be stuffy and confined on a bright sunny day so move the telly to one side and make your outdoor area a focal point.
Clearing some of your surfaces can make your home feel ready summer. This also gives you a chance to purchase some natural accessories such as woven baskets that add a real summery feel and give you storage space without sacrificing a summer flair.
So, open the windows and let that warm summer breeze flow through your home.
Think about summer scents
So, you now have your home looking ready for summer, it’s now time to get it smelling like summer. When choosing a fragrance for your home its important to choose one that makes you feel happy. Choose a summer fragrance that matches your new look, think light, fresh and floral. If you love the comfort of a candle or you prefer scented oils, summer scents can brighten up your mood. Get some summer scent ideas here.
Summer is the time to enjoy and love your home and put all that handwork to good use. So, dust off the winter blues and enjoy a bright, fresh summer home.
Summer is nearly upon us, and many homeowners begin to wonder how they can boost their enjoyment of the season from the comfort of their in home, well we’ve got the answer: by installing bi-fold doors!
We bring to you the top five benefits of adding bi-fold or sliding doors to your home this summer
- Bringing the outdoors in.
Our bi folding doors add a new dimension to any room, they fold away effortlessly, creating space to relax and enjoy the beauty of your garden in summer.
With our bi fold doors you will have a seamless integration between the indoors and outdoors, creating a lovely tranquil atmosphere in your home.
- Creating more space for social events.
Now the weather is heating up, there is nothing better than entertaining family and friends at home. This is made much easier with the help of our practical bi folding doors. These doors slide wide open creating a functional open space for entertaining. Bi fold doors also give guests the freedom to roam between the inside of your home into the garden. Then once it starts to cool of an evening, bi folding doors easily slide back shut giving you security and the peace of mind you require in your home.
- They’re energy efficient
As your house begins to warm up during the summer, bi folding doors play a huge advantage in lowering your energy bills. They allow fresh air and a breeze throughout the home which means that energy costs to cool your home are kept down.
But not to worry, as the cost of heating your home continue to increase, bi folding doors are also designed to keep heat in your home for longer during the winter!
- Adding value to your home
Whether or not you are looking to sell your home, adding value to your house is essentially what all home owners would like to achieve.
The addition bi folding doors to your property is becoming increasingly popular as they are a great way to add space into your home and brighten up your house.
Bi folding door not only ensures a return on investment, but also enhances your quality of living in the meantime.
- They look fantastic
There is no denying the fact that bi folding doors are aesthetically pleasing. They can be supplied in over 150 colours to suit your home. There are a multitude of door configurations and you can choose from 2 to 7 pane doors that fold in one or both directions. This is the ideal product to give character and enhance your home.
Although we have given our top five benefits of having bi-fold doors, the benefits don’t end there. Everybody likes to feel safe and secure in their home and with our bi folding doors that is all the reassurance you’ll need. Bi folding doors at Celsius Home Improvements use a multi locking mechanism, hinge bolts and the inherent strength of our aluminium; our doors are designed to be the most secure Bi fold doors available. If you would like to find out more about our range of bi-fold doors please click HERE