11/07/2011 08:23 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

No Money Home Makeover Ideas (PHOTOS)

There’s no reason to buy new stuff; you already have everything you need. Real Simple found 11 ways to renew your home using things you have on-hand. Here's one great tip:

Hang Photos and Artwork on One Wall
Your family pictures have more impact when they’re grouped together. A word to the wise: Before you do any hanging, arrange the pieces on the floor to get a sense of how they’ll look on the wall. And never mind if the frames don’t match.

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