How do you modernize a historic home?

Historic homes have their own style and charm – but what if you prefer modern style?

Start by simplifying everything down. You can keep the historic features of a home but simplify them by sticking to a limited color scheme. Black, white, and grey seem to work well.

The Heather Murphy Group said, “If you like quirky and whimsical pieces, go ahead and add them to your house. Things like modern artwork, bright color palettes, reclaimed materials, and offbeat sculptures can help to make a home look fun and youthful.”

Hanging mirrors and incorporating some metal into your design can also make a space feel more modern. 

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