Decorative mirrors transform the dark hallway and corners. They illuminate those hidden spaces.

Neutral colors on the walls are usually the way to go. Replace the dark colored walls with white or beige. Make the areas larger by painting adjacent rooms with the same colors.

Fill up holes in the walls neatly and cover with a coat of paint.

Wood fillers between panels do justice to wood surfaces. Once done, paint over the paneling. Use a neutral color

Switch plates and outlet covers must look new.

Clean the windows both outside and inside and repair anything worn out. Get help if you need to.

Finally, those family portraits that have been on the wall for a while can now take a break and be replaced by the exciting artwork on the walls. Distribute them nicely and strategically all through the house.