SURROUNDING YOURSELF WITH NICE THINGS is more than just a pleasure: it’s good for your health.
Studies show that bad lighting, cramped quarters and clutter can literally hurt your brain.
Luckily, the converse is also true: declutter and optimize your home, and you’ll improve your life.
So we’ve compiled 18 simple, inexpensive home upgrades that will help you achieve just that. Think of it as a room-by-room guidebook to renovation, from an entertainment-savvy den to a comfier boudoir to the ultimate home office setup.
Hell, you could probably knock a few of these out this weekend.