Decorating Splurges Worth Every Penny

When you are thinking about remodeling or decorating your home, it is hard to know where to start. Should you learn the seven most important design principles? Should you keep visiting Pinterest and collecting pictures you like until “your style” emerges? Whatever approach you take, redoing a home can get expensive quickly, so unless you have unlimited funds, it is important to know where to splurge and where to cut corners.

What You Can’t See

Some of the most important elements of your home are the ones you can’t see. A home is primarily about shelter, so choose the longest-lasting roofing materials available in your area. You want to be warm in winter and cool in summer, so it is always worth the expense to add extra insulation. Most importantly, you want your family to be safe, so if you have an older home, upgrade the plumbing and electrical …