10 Tips for Furnishing a Living Room on a Budget


Update Hardware

Rather than buy a completely new piece of furniture, invest in some new hardware to give your piece a face lift. If you replace outdated hardware with stylish knobs or handles, it can make a desk or cabinet look completely different -- you'll be surprised! Buy new hardware from secondhand stores like the Habitat for Humanity Resale Store, or, if you want to spend a little more, at a trendy retail store like Anthropologie.