How You Can Prepare For Winter This Year


With the last gasp of summer set to be behind us soon, it’s time to start preparing for winter. Not everyone is ready for the cold months ahead, especially when we’ve gotten used to long days, warm nights, and temperatures that allow us to keep the windows open. So how can you make your house winter-ready? Here’s some of the easiest ways to make sure you enjoy the winter months.

 Make Your Home Cozy
No-one wants to be in a cold house come winter time. Luckily, there’s ways around that. Whether it be an open fireplace, a heater, candles, or just making sure the house retains heat better, if your house stays warm, you can beat the winter blues. Winter doesn’t always have to be a time of sadness, but instead, can be a time to spend with loved ones.

Clean Out Your Junk
If you are stuck at home during the winter, why not clean out the house? This doubles as a perfect way to relive old memories, and make sure that you’re organised for the months ahead. Your future self will thank you if you’ve managed to declutter your house (plus, who doesn’t love a bit of organisation)?

Decorate!
Nothing’s worse than a drab room, especially when you know you’re going to be spending a lot of time in it in the months ahead. If you’re looking for a project over the winter, why not redecorate? It’s the perfect time to set aside a weekend and transform a room. It’s another way to cross something off the to-do list.

If you’re looking for ways to make your home winterproof, as well as more eco-friendly, then we’re here to help. Contact A Mindful Home at design@amindfulhome.com.au to let us help you get ready for the wintry months!