Home Decorating on a Budget

April 06, 2018

Celebrate National Decorating Month in April by freshening up your home décor! Whether you’re looking to do a complete overhaul or just to modernize and update certain spaces, Dollar General is sharing ideas for affordable design essentials to get your home looking magazine-ready!

Wall Art and Shelves
It’s all in the details! Find affordable and unique wall art at your local Dollar General or online at dollargeneral.com. If you’re looking to add a personal touch, consider adding family photos to the wall. Use simple frames to create a photo gallery wall by arranging them in a collage layout. Shelving can also be a great way to add design elements to the space by adding picture frames, clocks or small plants like succulents.

Baskets can go beyond organization and can be a great way to add decor to a room while serving multiple uses. Use them to fill an empty space in a room and serve as an accent piece. Store your favorite books and keep them tucked away next to the couch or underneath a side table. Roll or fold towels and keep them on display in the bathroom. Baskets can be a functional piece for any room in the house.


Vignettes, or groupings, can showcase your favorite design pieces on tables, shelves or dressers. Place a decorative tray on a coffee table and add a few focal pieces like a jar filled with potpourri, a vase filled with flowers, books or candles. Add different layers of heights and width to make your vignette balanced.

Decorative pillows:
Pillows are an easy way to add color, texture and patterns to a room. They can easily be switched out throughout the seasons to give a room a fresh look all year long. Consider adding pillows with a variety of texture and sizes to sofas and loveseats, chairs, beds, window seats and benches.

Window treatments
Window treatments are the perfect finishing touch for your spring refresh! For added height, hang the rod and curtains a bit higher than the actual window. This will give the allusion of higher ceilings. If you’re looking to brighten up a room, try lighter colors like these white curtains. The natural light from outside will bounce off the fabric to make the room glow!

To save even more decorating your home this spring, consider signing up for Dollar General’s Digital Coupons Program that helps provide customers with an easy-to-use platform and digital coupons. Sign-up today by clicking here, visiting www.dollargeneral.com/coupons or accessing coupons on the Dollar General mobile app. Customers can load coupons to the account and redeem them at checkout during their next visit!

About Dollar General Corporation

Dollar General Corporation has been delivering value to shoppers for more than 80 years. Dollar General helps shoppers Save time. Save money. Every day.® by offering products that are frequently used and replenished, such as food, snacks, health and beauty aids, cleaning supplies, basic apparel, housewares and seasonal items at everyday low prices in convenient neighborhood locations. Dollar General operated 18,566 stores in 47 states as of July 29, 2022. In addition to high-quality private brands, Dollar General sells products from America's most-trusted manufacturers such as Clorox, Energizer, Procter & Gamble, Hanes, Coca-Cola, Mars, Unilever, Nestle, Kimberly-Clark, Kellogg's, General Mills, and PepsiCo. Learn more about Dollar General at www.dollargeneral.com. 

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