Add farmhouse-style décor in the kitchen
After the entryway, the kitchen is the next room to focus on. Since it often doubles as a gathering place for all of your guests, make the space feel open and inviting by decorating it with farmhouse flair, says Gartner.
“Accent the room with a sliding barn door, galvanized tin windmills, and farmhouse signs,” she says. “Serve some tea or hot chocolate in mason jars to bring it to the next level.”