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With These Home Improvement Tips, You are sorted!

When it comes to home improvement, there is a lot that can go wrong. When you remodel your home, whether it’s adding library shelving for all of your books or building a brand new room, you can easily raise the value of your property if you do it correctly. Here are a few home improvement tips that you can keep in mind when taking on your next DIY project.

The first tip is to start small. You can make a huge difference in the value of your home by simply undertaking a small project that is cost-effective and practical. This can be as simple as a brand new paint job on the exterior of your home, as it will instantly refresh the look of your house and considerably add to the value of your home.

Another great idea in terms of home improvement is to expand your storage options. With something as simple as adding additional shelving to a room, you can significantly increase the amount of storage available while adding creativity. You can add a new shelf to a coat closet or even build a small table with drawers for your kitchen. Shelves and racks are always very handy in any room of the house. Remember, you can always convert your garage into storage space, too. Many people would find this a great attribute to a home and it would thus raise its value.


Next, never be afraid to use bright colours in the décor of your home. You can paint a wall red or pink if you want to, as long as it’s practical and fits in with your environment. With careful planning and experimenting with different colours, you can create a unique look in almost any home without having to stick to boring, neutral colours. Remember, if you don’t like it, you can always redo it! But you’ll never know until you try. Similarly, bright colours can be added to library shelving or other kinds of storage in the home to spruce up a room.

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Krost Shelving is a leading provider of shelving in South Africa. We allow you to turn any open space into a versatile, cost effective space that you can use as storage or as an additional working area. We’ll show you how to be creative and choose the best shelving options for your unique needs.