Want to make home improvements? Here are some of the best ways to do it

Remote working, education, and indoor activities; many of us now live very different lives than we did before the pandemic. We spend more time at home than ever before, which places high demands on how our homes function. Make the most of your time at home with these ideas that benefit both your health and the environment.
Key takeaways
  • Home improvements can make your home more comfortable and a healthier place to spend time, including more light, better ventilation, and overall improved living conditions.
  • Make your home more modern with home improvements, including more storage, smart home solutions, and a better indoor-outdoor connection.
  • Home improvements can be made in any room, including the home office, living room, kitchen, and bedroom.

Home is where the heart, and health, is 

Make sure to get the best out of your time at home by making some improvements. Today, our homes often have to meet a wide range of needs. Home should be a place where we can work, educate, entertain friends and family and, perhaps most importantly, relax. Does your home meet all your needs? If not, maybe it's time to consider what improvements you can make to get the most out of your space. But where to start? Here are some ideas:

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Home improvement ideas

Your home should be a place where you feel comfortable and where you can do it all, from cooking and exercising to working from home or playing with the kids. Ensuring a good indoor environment is essential.

Home improvements have health benefits

It's no secret that being outdoors is important for our physical and mental health. Sunlight can improve our mood and well-being. Improving your home to enhance the outdoor-indoor connection is beneficial to your overall health.

Improve your living conditions 

Letting natural light into your home or ensuring open spaces in your house will positively affect your family's well-being. So how can you improve your home? Read on and get ideas for home improvements that will significantly improve your living conditions. 

Modern home improvements to last a lifetime

There are many ways to improve a home and make it modern. Here are some ideas to inspire you:

Renovate your home with smart technology 

Bring your home into the future with smart home technology. Check on your home through a camera, enable AI voice assistants, control central heating remotely, and much more. Learn more here 

Integrate the indoor and outdoor environment with roof windows

Improve your home space significantly by installing roof windows. A roof window provides daylight and ventilation, improving your home environment. Experience the transformation when your favourite spaces get more fresh air and the magic of daylight. At VELUX we’ve a wide range of solutions that can be customised for all your needs.

Improve your home with space-saving solutions

Another way to improve your home is by adding space-saving solutions. Now that many activities have moved to the home, consider whether you are efficiently using your space. Even if the space in your home is limited, there are many solutions to help you optimise your space. 

What are the best home improvements?

There are many good ways to improve your home, and lots of great inspiration can be found. Here’s where to start:

Home improvements for the office 

Post-pandemic, many people still work from home. It is more important than ever to ensure a good home office environment. Letting daylight into your office space can greatly benefit your productivity and mood. Here's what to do. 

Home improvements in the kitchen

Looking to make some changes to your kitchen? Then why not include light in your kitchen upgrade? Open up the space, make the colours pop, and get better ventilation. Interested? Have a look at these ideas that will transform your kitchen in the best possible way. 

Home improvements in the living room 

For many, the living room is the heart of the house. It's where we gather with friends and family to enjoy each other's company. Therefore, improving your living room will bring joy to lots of people. See how you can improve the colour, space, and environment of your living room with daylight.

Home improvements for the bedrooms 

A fresh coat of paint, furniture and fabrics made of natural materials, plants, and good ventilation can significantly improve your sleeping environment. A few small changes will have a positive effect on your sleep. See how. 


VELUX Editorial team


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