Winter is the perfect time to stay indoors, snuggle up with a warm blanket, and enjoy a good book. But if your home doesn’t quite feel cozy enough, here are five easy ways to change that.
Bring in some new throws and blankets. Drape them over the back of your couch or armchair, or keep them handy in a basket for when you need an extra layer. Fleece and wool are especially cozy materials. And if that sofa has seen better days, some affordable foam replacement can have it looking brand new and inviting once more!
Get some scented candles. Cinnamon, pumpkin, and vanilla are all great fall/winter scents that will make your home feel cozy and inviting. Just make sure to blow them out before you go to bed!
Cook some comforting meals. There’s nothing like the smell of homemade soup or cinnamon rolls wafting through the house. And when it’s chilly outside, there’s nothing better than eating a warm meal. So fire up the stove (or slow cooker) and get cooking!
Swap out your lightbulbs. Soft, calming light is more inviting than bright fluorescent light. Consider swapping out some of your overhead lights for lamps, or investing in a dimmer switch so you can adjust the light level to suit your mood.
Add some greenery. Indoor plants not only purify the air, but they can also make a space feel more alive. If you don’t have a green thumb, opt for fake plants that look just as good (and are much easier to take care of).
There’s nothing like coming home to a cozy house on a cold winter day. With these five simple tips, you can easily transform your home into a veritable oasis of coziness—the perfect place to curl up with a good book and relax. So what are you waiting for? Get started today! Check out The Foam Factory for loads more tips and inspiration.