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8 inexpensive ideas to decorate the threshold of your home

8 inexpensive ideas to decorate the threshold of your home

1. A colorful door


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Painting your front door: it is the easiest solution to give a boost to the threshold of your house without spending your savings! If you are allowed, dare a cheerful color that will make a big impact like this charming stone and brick house.

2. Plants


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In plant pots or planters, hanging or climbing ... All means are good for inviting plants to the entrance threshold. In addition to being economical, plants give the space a more intimate, welcoming and poetic dimension! What more ?

3. A crown


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To complete the plant decoration on your entry threshold, think also of the flower crown! Easy to create, you just have to choose the plants that match your decor style! With eucalyptus for a minimalist style, with tropical leaves for an exotic style, with daisies for a bucolic spirit, with dried flowers and pampas for a bohemian look….

4. A number as signature


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Your number is in a way the signature of your house. Highlight it on your door by offering it a pretty ceramic plate, a brass, wooden finish or why not in a stencil version?

5. A bell with character


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The doorbell is a must at the entry threshold but many people neglect it and conceal it. However, it can prove to be a charming asset for the decoration of your door! We can imagine, for example, an old lion head bell for flea market enthusiasts, a bell for country houses…

6. Lanterns


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Another cheap solution to decorate the threshold of your entry: bet on lighting with lanterns! The advantage is that there is something for all styles! From classic style wrought iron lanterns to bamboo lanterns for a natural spirit, including oriental or industrial lanterns…

7. A bistro table


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Nothing like setting up a bistro table with one or two chairs near your entrance to give a warm air to your doorstep. As long as you are oriented to the sun, you can take advantage of it to settle in with a good coffee… What else?

8. A cozy corner


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To go even further than the table, how about creating a cozy corner by making a wooden bench seat? The good news ? With pallets, the realization will cost you three times nothing for a result that throws for sure!

9. A diverted bicycle


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Are you looking for an idea to decorate your entry threshold in an original way? Search your attic and divert old objects to make new ones! Here, a bicycle acts as a pot holder. A very simple idea but which always has its greatest effect.

10. A mini garden


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We finish with a tip for all those who lack an outdoor space. Take advantage of the space available in front of your entrance to recreate a mini garden. Install a bench, crates and multiply the potted plants as you can often see in front of houses in the Netherlands or in the Nordic countries.