If your new house is actually an old house, you'll probably need to update some details you might not have thought about. Trust me, I know. Renovating my 1950s ranch has sent me running for the store so many times that my car knows the way without me.
At first, I thought fresh paint would do the trick. In the bedroom I tackled, the new paint looked great. But what it also did was make a lot of little details stand out—details that made the room look old and outdated. So in addition to paint, you need to go a few steps further.
Here are five quick updates for every room I found that really transform a room. Fortunately, they are all really easy to change! Read on to find out how.