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New Year Resolutions:
Home Revamp


Welcome to 2024 – the year of endless possibilities and home makeover dreams! If your holiday season was anything like ours, you probably played host to friends, family, and maybe even the neighbor’s cat who decided to crash the party. Now that the tinsel has settled and the confetti has been swept away, it’s the perfect time to make some New Year Resolutions and give your home the makeover it deserves.

The Kitchen:

Let’s start with the heart of the home – the kitchen! If your kitchen hasn’t been feeling the love lately, it’s time to spice things up. Consider updating your appliances to the latest sleek and efficient models. A new refrigerator or a smart oven can not only make your life easier but also add a dash of modernity to the space.

But why stop at appliances? Look down! Is your flooring stuck in the last decade? Maybe it’s time for some funky tiles or elegant hardwood. And what about those countertops? Granite, quartz, or marble can instantly elevate the look and feel of your kitchen. Just imagine whipping up a storm in a space that’s as aesthetically pleasing as it is functional!

White and Grey Kitchen with large island, 4 bar white bar chairs with gold light fixtures over it. New Year Resolutions

Design by: Leah Velzen

Photography by: Troy VanLangen-Above the Horizon Media

Bathroom Bliss:

Now, let’s talk about the bathroom – your personal sanctuary for relaxation and rejuvenation. Bid adieu to that outdated tile and say hello to chic subway tiles or nature-inspired patterns. A new vanity can make a statement while providing much-needed storage for your beauty essentials. And don’t forget about the lighting; bright, well-placed fixtures can transform your bathroom into a spa-like haven.

Invest in a luxurious rainfall showerhead or a freestanding bathtub to make your daily routines feel more like pampering sessions. Add some plush towels, scented candles, and a stylish bath mat for that finishing touch. Your bathroom deserves to be as Instagram-worthy as the rest of your home!

Master bathroom with a white vanity and a free standing tub. Light blue walls and square mirror with rounded edges. New Year Resolutions

Design by: Leah Velzen

Photography by: Troy VanLangen-Above the Horizon Media

Living Room Lovin’:

Moving on to the living room – the space where Netflix marathons, game nights, and lazy Sunday afternoons happen. Give your entertainment center a facelift by upgrading to a sleek, wall-mounted TV and a statement media console. Consider rearranging your furniture for a fresh layout that maximizes both space and comfort.

Don’t be afraid to play with colors and textures. A vibrant throw pillow here, a plush rug there – these small additions can make a big impact. And speaking of impact, consider a bold accent wall or some eye-catching artwork. Your living room should reflect your personality and make a statement. Let 2024 be the year your living room becomes the talk of the town!

Grand living room with a white shiplap fireplace with a natural wood mantle New Year Resolutions

Design by: Cate Ball

Photography by: Troy VanLangen-Above the Horizon Media

Guest Bath:

Now, let’s give some attention to the often-overlooked guest bathroom. Your holiday guests may have appreciated the effort, but why not make it a permanent delight for future visitors? Swap out dated fixtures for modern alternatives and consider adding a stylish mirror or some unique shelving.

Fresh, crisp towels and a coordinating shower curtain can instantly elevate the space. Opt for a neutral color palette with pops of color for a timeless and inviting feel. A well-appointed guest bathroom will not only impress your visitors but also make them feel at home during their stay.

Guest bathroom with green gray walls. Square textured vanity with a natural wood vanity with white countertops. New Year Resolutions

Design by: Cate Ball

Photography by: Troy VanLangen-Above the Horizon Media

Guest Rooms:

Whether your guests are family or friends, make their stay unforgettable by revamping your guest rooms. Start with a comfortable mattress and quality bedding. A plush duvet and a variety of pillows can transform an ordinary bed into a cozy haven.

Consider the lighting in the room – both natural and artificial. Sheer curtains can let in the sunlight while maintaining privacy, and stylish bedside lamps or pendant lights can add a touch of sophistication. Personal touches like a few framed photos or some travel-inspired décor can make your guests feel like VIPs.

Basement Guest room with a burnt orange comforter, cream upholstered headboard and many accent pillows New Year Resolutions

Design by: Leah Velzen

Photography by: Troy VanLangen-Above the Horizon Media

Hallways, Entryways, and Nooks

It’s easy to overlook the transitional spaces in our homes, but these areas can make a big impact on the overall aesthetic. Spruce up hallways with stylish runners or wall art. Consider a console table for your entryway where you can display fresh flowers or a statement piece.

Those little nooks and crannies that collect clutter? Time to turn them into functional and stylish spaces. Install floating shelves for a minimalist look or invest in decorative baskets for quick and stylish storage solutions. Remember, no space is too small to be fabulous!

Entryway to a home with a blue cabinet for a bar an big wooden door with glass and a railing going into the basement New Year Resolutions

Design by: Leah Velzen

Photography by: Troy VanLangen-Above the Horizon Media


So there you have it – a roadmap for turning your home into a haven of style and comfort in 2024! Embrace the new year with open arms and an open mind, ready to transform your living spaces into something truly spectacular.

Whether you’re tackling one room at a time or going for a full-house makeover, the key is to have fun with it. Let your personality shine through in your design choices, and don’t be afraid to experiment with colors, patterns, and textures. After all, your home should be a reflection of you – fabulous, vibrant, and ready for whatever the new year brings!

As designers and kitchen and bath experts at Delight in Designs, we can help with all your home updates. Book a consultation and we can discuss your vision. We are here to help you Love Your Home! Give us a call so we can chat about your space! 616-288-9780


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