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    Jan. 23, 2020

    27 Of The Laziest Ways You Can Make Your Home Look So Much Better

    Use these hacks to give your home a whole new vibe, without actually doing all that much work.

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    1. Toss this Art Deco-inspired throw pillow onto your sofa for a quick way to switch up the colour scheme of your living space. The neutral colours mean you don't have to worry about it clashing with your wall colour or the rest of your furniture.

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    And because the insert is included, it'll save you the effort (and time) of having to buy that separately.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $50.09.

    2. Apply this peel-and-stick subway tile backsplash when you want to update your kitchen, without doing costly and time-consuming renovations. The flexible and humidity-resistant tiles work well in bathrooms, too!

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    The three dimensional embossed design looks virtually indistinguishable from real tile, and reviewers say installation is super easy.

    Get a pack of ten sheets on Amazon Canada for $39.99+ (available in two styles).

    3. Stack these geometric bookends on your bookshelf to keep your favourite novels organized and tidy while creating visual interest. The powder-coated steel won't scratch your bookshelves, either.

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    Get a set of two on Amazon Canada for $16.99 (also available in white).

    4. Create an adorable nursery space with these cute baby animal prints. The gender-neutral and timeless style makes these photos extra versatile, so go ahead and reuse these in your decor.

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    They come unframed, but you can get some minimalist frames here.

    Get a set of four prints on Amazon Canada for $29+ (available in two sizes and two colours).

    5. Plonk this faux ficus anywhere you'd like to see a splash of green. It's so realistic, you basically won't be able to tell the difference! Unlike a real ficus, this one requires absolutely zero maintenance, and won't have you stressing out about finding the right light source.

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    I'd make sure to give it a dust once in a while, though, to keep the leaves looking glossy and fresh. And if you're going for more of a tropical vibe, you could get a faux palm instead.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $71.35.

    6. Stick this decorative glass film to your windows to get that stained glass effect, or if you're just craving a bit of extra privacy. The film is clear at first, but don't worry — the beautiful rainbow colours emerge once the light hits them!

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    It reduces annoying glare and blocks up to 96% of UV rays, making it a cost-effective alternative to expensive window treatments. Plus, it adheres using only water, so there's no smelly toxic glue involved.

    Get a roll on Amazon Canada for $13.59+ (available in five sizes).

    7. Add visual depth to your space with this adjustable floor-length mirror that'll also let you check out your entire outfit before heading out the door. If you're short on natural light, you can also use this mirror to reflect it back into your home.

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    It also does double duty as storage, too! The back rack can be used to hang blankets, clothes, and towels, making it a perfect addition to virtually any room.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $199. More styles from this collection are available.

    8. Or hang this round wall-mounted version if finding floor space is actually impossible. Mirrors are an awesome and easy way to trick the eye into thinking your apartment is bigger than it is — even if you're currently living in a shoebox in the sky.

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    The rubber frame not only adds a contemporary twist to the design, but also doubles as a safety bumper, so you can easily hang this in high-traffic areas. And it comes with all the hardware you need to install it!

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $100.72+ (available in three colours). More styles from this collection are available.

    9. Update your living room with these cute and space-saving nesting tables. Their lightweight design makes them an easy addition to your decor. Plus, they tuck into each other when not in use!

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    Bonus: the easy-to-clean surface makes these incredibly low-maintenance, too.

    Get a set on Amazon Canada for $49.99.

    10. Update your storage situation with this statement-making bookshelf with eight tiers that's perfect for displaying your favourite tomes. Reviewers say assembly is so easy that it can be done by one person!

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    And it's small enough that it tucks neatly into small spaces. Each shelf holds up to 22 pounds, so go ahead and show off your literature. Reviewers advise paying attention to the alignment of the brackets when installing to ensure that the structure is sound — the anti-wobble technology only works if it's assembled correctly!

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $229.90.

    11. Or make a dramatic wall display with these rustic floating shelves that'll leave your floor space free for other things. All the mounting hardware is included, too, making it really easy to change up the look of a room.

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    Each shelf holds up to 40 pounds, making these really great to add to your bedroom, bathroom, living room, or kitchen.

    Get a set of three on Amazon Canada for $35.99 (available in three colours).

    12. Finally get organized with these foldable storage bins that are large enough to contain just about any mess, while folding up neatly when not in use.

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    Go ahead and use these to hide all your crap.

    Get a set of three on Amazon Canada for $24.99+ (available in three shapes, five sizes, and 11 colours).

    13. Store up to 29 pounds of kitchenwares with this handy three-tier kitchen cart. Maybe you need a place to store that toaster that you only use on Sundays, or want a spot to keep that special china. It even has little hooks on the sides for things like dish cloths, aprons, or oven mitts.

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    It's the next best thing to having a sous chef, and will finally give you a place to keep those miscellaneous bits and bobs.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $98.99 (available in two sizes and two colours).

    14. Drape these curtain fairy lights over your windows to create a soft, twinkling lightscape. It's a unique way to diffuse harsh, overhead lighting, and looks great all year long.

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    Using the remote, you can choose from over 150 different colour and pattern combinations or set a timer on these low maintenance decorations.

    Get them on Amazon Canada for $24.99.

    15. Bring the outdoors in with these peel-and-stick wall decals that'll help you create the urban jungle of your dreams — literally zero maintenance required. They're a super quick way to change the vibe of a room, and are way cheaper than wallpaper.

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    Reviewers say they're easy to install, and can be repositioned multiple times without losing their stick.

    Get a sheet on Amazon Canada for $22.78+ (available in three styles).

    16. Keep your tootsies toasty with this lush, high-pile rug. It might not be a magic carpet, but it'll definitely add some *magic* to your living space faster than you can say, "Decorating is hard!" Just toss it on the floor and enjoy.

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    Keep it by your bedside to avoid cold morning toes, or next to your couch to add a touch of colour to your home. Make sure you also get a non-slip liner, too, to keep it in place.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $49+ (available in seven sizes and in eight colours).

    17. Breathe new life into old furniture with these hand-painted ceramic knobs. They'll add some vintage flair to even the most plain bathroom or kitchen cabinets, and you won't have to put in the work of replacing your existing ones.

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    Each piece is unique, and because of their longer posts, can even be used to replace knobs on antique furniture. Consider them your revamping secret weapon!

    Get a set of 20 knobs on Amazon Canada for $30.99+ (available in four colours).

    18. Update your kitchen hardware with this contemporary spring-handled faucet that won't break your budget. Reviewers say installation is a breeze, and it's resistant to rust and oxidization, so you can literally install it and forget it. Plus, it'll make your kitchen look like it belongs on Top Chef!

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    The pull-down faucet is extremely handy for rinsing and washing dishes, while the traditional faucet means you can still wash your fruits and veggies (and your hands, too, I guess), without needing to use one hand to keep the faucet from spraying out of control like a firehose. If you're looking to give your bathroom an update, too, check out this matte black option.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $118.99+ (available in four finishes).

    19. Hang this shower curtain with hooks up in your bathroom, and give it the refresh you've been dreaming of. It's really just a bonus that it repels water, and resists mould and mildew, too.

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    There are neat little weights in the bottom of the curtain, too, so it'll never flap around while you're JUST TRYING TO GET CLEAN.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $15.99+ (available in four patterns).

    20. Use this quilted bedspread to keep the guest bedroom looking its best with minimal effort. The soft microfibre quilt will keep guests cozy during an impromptu mid-afternoon nap (travelling is tiring!), or they can use it as an extra layer if they get cold during the night.

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    It's also wrinkle-resistant, too, so you won't have to iron or press it. Plus, you won't have to stress that it looks sloppy or messy before the guests even get a chance to use it!

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $42.99+ (available in three sizes and ten colours).

    21. Add some extra storage where you need it with this clothing rack. It'll save you money on expensive renovations, and it even has a shoe and luggage rack on the bottom, so you can keep everything neat and tidy.

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    The sturdy freestanding metal frame is easily assembled, and can hold a combined weight of 88.2 pounds. My favourite feature is the ability to individually adjust each foot, so you never have to worry that it wobbles on uneven surfaces.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $59.99 (available in black and white).

    22. Cuddle up with this silky-soft plaid blanket that'll keep you warm and toasty throughout the night, whether you're sitting by the fire drinking mulled wine, or just watching a movie.

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    Reviewers really love the cozy fabric. And it's popular with pets, too!

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $17.97.

    23. Update old living room furniture quickly and easily with this stretchy sofa slipcover. It might not be the sexiest thing, but sofas are expensive, so give your existing one a facelift instead of wasting money on a new one.

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    Unlike other sofa covers, this one LITERALLY just slips right on. Each order comes with foam stick inserts so you can easily tuck in any extra fabric for a nice, seamless finish. And if it ever gets dirty, peel it right off and toss in the machine — just make sure you use the cold water cycle so you don't damage the elastic fibres. If you're looking for something a bit more durable (i.e. if you have pets, and need waterproofing and slip-resistance), this furniture cover might be a better option.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $35.99+ (available in six sizes, and ten colours).

    24. Easily cover up bare or damaged walls with this funky wall tapestry. This often-underrated piece of decor quickly transforms any space, and can be taken down and washed without any hassle. You can also use it as a table cloth, for another design hack!

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    Reviewers love how lightweight it is (easy for hanging!), without compromising on colour and design saturation.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $15.99+ (available in two sizes).

    25. Add some colour to your entryway with this faux eucalyptus wreath. You won't have to worry about it wilting, shedding, or falling apart. And if you throw in an over-the-door wreath holder, you can be sure it'll stay put forever.

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    The lush, neutral greenery looks great in every season, too, so you won't have to keep changing it every few months.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $50.12.

    26. Turn your ordinary bedroom into a ~boudoir~ with this tufted headboard. It attaches to the legs of any bed frame, and can be adjusted to create a completely bespoke look.

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    Reviewers are extremely impressed with its quality and durability. Plus, you won't have to shop around for a new bed frame OR do any heavy lifting. Easy-peasy!

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $132.16+ (available in two sizes and four colours).

    27. Throw all the knick-knacks and trinkets you've been collecting into a shadow box. It's the easiest and quickest way to show off miscellaneous items you can't seem to find a place for — while simultaneously creating a lovely wall display.

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    Get some Command picture-hanging strips to make things even easier. Good-bye, hammer!

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $30.11.

    Now that you've finished redecorating, you can go ahead and enjoy doing absolutely nothing:

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