If you’re looking to conserve cash, but still want to update your furniture, upgrading your existing furniture is a great option. To help Newport Towers Apartments residents narrow down which DIYs they should try, our preferred property management company, Williams and McDaniel, has put together some furniture upgrades that will enhance your Kitchener Apartment.
Re-Tile With Glass Gems
Add a pop of colour into your apartment and your furniture with the help of Madigan Made’s Glass Gem Table tutorial. With the help of spray paint, gems, craft glue, pourable resin and a few other materials, formerly dull tables are given the ultimate facelift. Grab the necessary gems and supplies at Michaels located at 500 Fairway Road South #1. The Newport Towers Apartments are a six-minute drive and 22-minute transit commute from the store.
Fabric Wrapping And Repainting
Give your furniture a refreshing update by switching out the fabric and splashing on a few coats of paint. If you’re looking for a step-by-step tutorial on how to upgrade your family heirloom or recent thrift store purchase, Life On Virginia Street’s blog documents the whole restoration process. Fabricland located at 1352 Weber Street East has a large selection of fabric and material options to help you outfit your furniture. The store is a seven-minute drive and 30-minute transit commute from the Newport Towers Apartments. Alex Haralson’s blog walks you through reupholstering your furniture and transforms pieces before your eyes. Drop by Value Village to pick up some furniture pieces that you can play around with. Located at 120 Ottawa Street North, the store is a six-minute drive; 23-minute transit commute and 42-minute walk from the apartments.
Incorporating a photo or a graphic transfer will help you create a truly unique piece. The Flying C’s Mod Podge Transfer Tutorial will add a vintage photo feel to your tired furniture.
Ombre is a style of painting that starts off lighter and fades into a deeper colour or starts off deeper and fades to a lighter colour. This particular look has grown in popularity and come to include clothes, hair and furniture. Now you can incorporate this look into your dresser, chests and even kitchen chairs. The Divine Minimalist’s Ombre Accent Chair is another example of how ombre can enhance your furniture. Visit the Salvation Army Thrift Store at 563 Highland Road West and pick up some pieces to experiment with. The store is a six-minute drive, 22-minute transit commute and 49-minute walk from the Newport Towers Apartments.
Update your furniture and your apartment’s look without spending a ton of money with the help of these crafty DIYs. Located at 550 Strasburg Road, Williams and McDaniel’s Newport Towers Apartments offer current and prospective residents exceptional rental options and amenities.