5 Ways to Get Your Home Ready for Spring


Every year, around mid-March, there comes a time when the world outside starts to change. The days begin to look a little brighter, the sky starts to turn blue, the clouds fade away, and the birds sing louder. That beckons the start of arguably the most beautiful season.

If you feel like Spring Fever is going to hit you hard this year, and you are just itching for a change, here are five things that you can do to get your home ready for the magic of the next season.

1. Embrace Natural Lighting

Living room with big windows
Used with permission of Alice Lane

Winter might be filled with endless opportunities to cuddle up with someone special, but spring brings with it the promise of fresh air and sunshine. That is the perfect time to get ready to wash your windows and window screens; it will be the best way to let the light of spring into your home.

If you’re not a fan of cleaning windows, you should book your cleaning with the professionals now so that, come March, you don’t miss out.

2. Choose A Lighter Color Palette

Spring is all about renewal. It’s hard to feel renewed if you’re still living in the dark and moody atmosphere of winter. Give your walls a coat of fresh paint in a light and airy cream color – that is the easiest way to add an element of cheer to your home.

If you don’t want to repaint the walls, you could consider using decor pieces to add touches of cream and pale yellow to your home. You can do this by carefully choosing accent pieces like scatter cushions and curtains.

3. Start A Vegetable Garden

House garden in the sunrise
Used with permission of Blackband Design

Vegetable gardens are fantastic, especially if you have children and you want them to learn how to be responsible. Spring is the perfect time to start your little veggie patch and grow all your vegetables for the summer.

Bigger vegetable gardens are great, so keep that in mind when you are looking for Ontario real estate. Choose a home with a large backyard so you can grow veggies to your heart’s content.

4. Springtime Florals

Spring is all about blossoming and breathing new life into the old. Buy fresh flowers every week to display around the house, that will give your home an instant springtime appeal.

If you suffer from seasonal allergies, then you should rather incorporate the floral element through prints and fabrics instead. Faux florals can also look amazing if they are good quality pieces.

5. Patio Perfect

Wooden patio in a yard
Photo by Toa Heftiba on Unsplash

The best part of the spring is getting to spend time outdoors again. Get your patio ready for entertaining by sprucing up the furniture and giving it a much-needed clean.

Your patio needs to feel welcoming and comfortable to your family and guests. You will be doing the most entertaining in that space in the coming months, so make sure it is ready.

To End

Spring is such a beautiful season, so out with the old and in with the new. That way you and your home can feel revitalized and ready to take on 2022!

Thanks to exprealty.ca for consulting.


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