3 Home Improvement Tips For Spring In Las Vegas, NV04/25/2016Darik Neilson “Spring is the time of plans and projects.” - Leo Tolstoy. If you’re like me, every spring you want to fling open the windows and clean out the cobwebs so that your house looks its best.Here are 3 home improvement tips for spring in Las Vegas so that your home looks as good as new. 1. Do A Spring Checkup For Safety And Energy EfficiencySpring is one of the best times to ensure your home’s systems are ready for the summer. Here’s a list of some of the things you should inspect every spring in Las Vegas:HVAC System. Test your air conditioning system to check that it’s ready for the coming summer heat. Replace your furnace and air conditioning filters to improve your HVAC system’s energy efficiency. Some HVAC companies provide this service for a low fee.Smoke Detectors. Test your smoke and carbon monoxide alarms to keep your family and home safe. Replace the batteries in your alarms each spring and fall.Caulking and Windows. Check the caulking around doors, windows, and kitchen and bathroom fixtures for leaks or cracks. Fix the caulking as you go. Add window treatments, like plantation shutters, to increase your window’s energy efficiency. Open up each window to check that they can freely move.2. Tackle The Dirt To See Your House ShineThe best way to make your house shine is with a deep clean. Begin by decluttering all of your rooms to open up the area. Next, clean anything you don’t clean regularly.These areas include kitchen and bathroom walls, baseboards, floors, and ceiling fans. Wipe your bathroom and kitchen fixtures until they shine. Move your furniture to clean and vacuum the areas under and behind it and then vacuum your furniture as well.Brighten your home by cleaning your windows. Wipe down your windows and screens to remove smudges and dirt. Clean your window treatments including shutters, draperies, and shades. You can give your blinds a new look with an ultrasonic cleaning treatment.3. Redecorate Your Rooms For A Fresh Look Now that you’ve cleaned your house and decluttered it, it’s time for the fun part: redecorating.The easiest way to redecorate is to find new ways to use things you already have. Rearranging your furniture can give the room an entirely new look. Or you can shop your home, which means switching out the items you already own between rooms. Bring in more color with bright accessories, fresh paint, and plants.If you’re ready to completely redo a room, then look through our idea gallery for ideas and inspiration. It’s packed with photos of beautiful rooms and window treatments for all areas of your house. Once you’ve chosen colors and the style you want, you can add coordinating furniture, artwork, and accessories.Window treatments are a simple piece to update that complements your current décor and enhances your home. You can select from a variety of shutters including plantation shutters, barn door shutters, and reclaimed wood shutters in addition to blinds and shades.Get More Design TipsIf you are looking for more ideas for inspiration, browse through our design tips. And if you find a look and window treatment that you like, call us at 702-850-6619 or fill out the form below to set up a free in-home consultation. Our professionals will help you find the right window treatment to give your room a beautiful new look this spring.