Use these simple and effective DIY's to cut costs big time.
Photo by Laurey W. Glenn
Instead of buying (and probably wasting) a gallon of trim paint for each room, try finding a neutral trim that will work with your entire home. Crisp white paint never goes out of style, and you won't have to worry about using the wrong can for touch-ups.
Cost: You'll have to forgo trendy paint color combinations
Savings: $50 on paint for 3 rooms