The festive season is a time of joy, togetherness, and celebration and preparing your home can make a huge difference when it comes to enhancing the festive spirit for you and your family.

From decorating your living space to ensuring it is warm and welcoming for guests, there are many things you can do to prepare your home for the festive season. 

So, here’s how to create a festive atmosphere that will make your home the heart of the celebrations.

Declutter & Organise Your Home

Before you start decorating, it’s essential to declutter and organise. Clear out any unnecessary items that have accumulated over time and donate or throw away items you don’t need anymore.

A clutter-free space not only makes your environment look tidier but also creates a sense of calm and relaxation, which is essential for a joyful festive season.

Deep Clean Your Home

A clean home is a happy one, especially during the festive season when you’ll be having guests over for parties and dinners.

Take the time to deep clean, paying attention to neglected areas like baseboards, light fixtures, and behind furniture. Don’t forget to clean your carpets, rugs, and upholstery to ensure a fresh and inviting ambiance.

Carefully Consider Decorations

Choose a theme or colour scheme that symbolises the Christmas season but also matches your taste and aesthetic.

You could opt for traditional red and green, or go for a modern, minimalist look with silver and white From string lights and ornaments to candles and wreaths, there are countless ways to add a festive touch to your space.

Create a Cosy Home Atmosphere

The festive season means that chilly weather is on the way.. brrr! 

Make your space cosy and comfortable by adding soft throws, cushions, and blankets. Consider lighting scented candles or using essential oil diffusers to create a warm and inviting ambiance and a well-placed, plush rug can also add a touch of luxury to your space.

Dress Up Your Dining Area

If you’re going to be hosting festive gatherings, you’ll want to pay special attention to your dining area. 

Set a beautiful table with festive tableware, napkins, and centrepieces that match your chosen theme. 

Add Fresh Greenery

Fresh greenery, such as Christmas trees, wreaths, and garlands, can instantly transform your home into a festive wonderland. Fresh greenery not only looks beautiful but also fills your home with a lovely aroma.

Prioritise Guest Comfort

If you’ll have guests staying over during the festive season, make sure where they are staying is comfortable with fresh linens, extra blankets, and toiletries. Create a welcoming atmosphere by adding a few thoughtful touches like a vase of flowers or a basket of snacks.

Get A New Carpet From Frank’s

Last but not least.. Install a new, cosy carpet from Frank’s! Carpet is the most insulating of our flooring types and guarantees a warm and welcoming atmosphere in any home. 

With so many options to choose from in-store, you’ll be spoilt for choice. Find your local Frank’s here and visit us for the best choice of carpet backed by our Price Promise.

Discover a wide range of high quality carpet at your local Frank’s

Pop down to your nearby store and we’ll be happy to help you find the perfect flooring to transform your home.

Got a question? Ask Frank!