21 genius home improvement ideas that cost under £10 | homify
Error: Cannot find module './CookieBanner' at eval (webpack:///./app/assets/javascripts/webpack/react-components_lazy_^\.\/.*$_namespace_object?:3688:12) at at process._tickCallback (internal/process/next_tick.js:189:7) at Function.Module.runMain (module.js:696:11) at startup (bootstrap_node.js:204:16) at bootstrap_node.js:625:3

21 genius home improvement ideas that cost under £10

press profile homify press profile homify
Hampstead Family Home, London Cocinas modernas de DDWH Architects Moderno
Loading admin actions …

Maintaining a house can seem like a mammoth task and if you have little free time or a small budget to do so, the issue becomes even more pressing. However, it's not a lost cause.

We've found some great home improvement solutions for little to no money at all. All you'll need is a small investment of time and effort. From ideas to brighten up your bathroom to tips that professional cleaners don't want you to know, we're going to spill the beans on everything!

Let's take a look…

1. Install LED push lights under kitchen cabinets

For a cheap alternative to downlighters.

2. Freshen up your tiles

Baños de estilo ecléctico de homify Ecléctico

With a grout pen.

3. Prevent dents and smudges on your walls

Natural Rope Knot Door Stop de homify Rústico

Natural Rope Knot Door Stop


With door stops.

4. A new doormat

Upper Park, Loughton de Boscolo Moderno

Upper Park, Loughton


Will give a much better first impression.

5. Lubricate door and window hinges

Ravenna Oak Internal Door Prefinished de Modern Doors Ltd Moderno Derivados de madera Transparente
Modern Doors Ltd

Ravenna Oak Internal Door Prefinished

Modern Doors Ltd

To prevent creaking.

6. Add felt pads to the feet of all your furniture

Wohnen Skandinavian de 99chairs Escandinavo

Wohnen Skandinavian


To keep floors looking tip top.

7. You can use furniture polish on leather furniture

Leather Sofa de Locus Habitat Clásico
Locus Habitat

Leather Sofa

Locus Habitat

To bring back the lustre!

8. Take the time to fill and smooth wall cracks

ABC for the Spelling Bee, Black Paredes y pisos de estilo escandinavo de homify Escandinavo

ABC for the Spelling Bee, Black


9. Add suction pad hooks

de homify Minimalista

Where you need extra hanging potential.

10. Replace rusty or tarnished plugs with new ones

Country House Barn, Surrey de Drummonds Bathrooms Rural
Drummonds Bathrooms

Country House Barn, Surrey

Drummonds Bathrooms

11. Fresh flowers will instantly lift a stale room

Ceramic Cactus Vases de rigby & mac Ecléctico
rigby & mac

Ceramic Cactus Vases

rigby & mac

12. Wall decals offer non-permanent and instant revamp opportunities!

Hand drawn flower (pack 1) wall stickers de Vinyl Impression Ecléctico
Vinyl Impression

Hand drawn flower (pack 1) wall stickers

Vinyl Impression

13. Replace tired old light shades

Open Plan 1st floor Living room de Imperfect Interiors Escandinavo
Imperfect Interiors

Open Plan 1st floor Living room

Imperfect Interiors

With funky paper ones.

14. Pack away unseasonal clothing

de homify

To declutter your wardrobe and bedroom.

15. Pop a laundry basket in your bathroom

Tricks laundry basket de homify Escandinavo Compuestos de madera y plástico

Tricks laundry basket


To sidestep dirty clothing piles on the floor.

16. Clean all your light bulbs

Bare bulb fabric flex light de An Artful Life Moderno
An Artful Life

Bare bulb fabric flex light

An Artful Life

To bring new sparkle to every room.

17. Home shampoo carpets and rugs

To keep them looking their best. You can even hire special vacuum cleaners for this!

18. Soak hob burners in ammonia overnight

To make them look brand new.

19. Carefully hide scent diffusers around your home

For a just cleaned smell.

20. Colour code some storage

Tomado Floor Standing Shelves de Diagonal Furniture Moderno
Diagonal Furniture

Tomado Floor Standing Shelves

Diagonal Furniture

So everyone knows where they need to put their belongings. This is super handy for a study!

21. Finally get around to hanging all those prints you keep buying and framing

HAM Screen Prints de HAM Escandinavo

HAM Screen Prints


For more helpful home inspiration, take a look at this Ideabook: 15 borderline genius home cleaning hacks you need.

Fachada con iluminación nocturna modelo Chipiona Casas inHaus Casas modernas de Casas inHAUS Moderno

¿Necesitas ayuda con tu proyecto?

¡Encuentra inspiración para tu hogar!