A design update doesn't have to break the bank. Follow the advice of House & Home editors Suzanne Dimma, Meg Crossley and Sarah Hartill, and designers Sarah Richardson, Thomas Smythe and Arren Williams, all of whom have loads of ideas, shortcuts and tips to share. In this photo gallery, you'll get advice on creating on-trend, affordable living rooms, kitchens and bathrooms with paint, Craigslist and flea-market furniture, Ikea and big-box store finds, Chinatown steals and even curbside treasures!
In a rush? Get more inspiration from our Quick Home Makeover Tips photo gallery.