When renovating focus on one room or area at a time. It is easier to stay focused when making décor decisions that can be overwhelming and to stay within your planned budget.
Get contractors and various suppliers to confirm in writing specific time lines and all costs by project, so there are no surprises and less stressful.
Browse through magazines to gather information about décor styles, the mood of a room or items that you adore. Being better informed and organized makes will make it easier to create the room mood and style and aid in décor decisions.
Décor products that will be around for years should remain a neutral palette that complements your overall décor style but will also stand the test of time and any future changes such as flooring, window coverings and furniture.