Bye-bye, ’80s paneling
You don’t have to shell out a lot of money to remove paneling, simply update it with a fresh coat of paint. “One home I did could have been used as a set of Stranger Things. A splash of white paint livened it up and made it seem twice as big,” says interior designer Beatrice Novobaczky of Beatrice Interiors. These are the 12 home improvements you should never tackle yourself.