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4 Must-Dos When You're Bored at Home

Stay productive with these fun activities

Photography: Paolo Feliciano, Kurt Alvarez, and Dairy Darilag (Main Photo)

When you're all alone at home, what do you usually do? Most of us may take this opportunity to catch up on television shows, schedule a movie marathon, and simply to sleep! While you can always relax and enjoy the moment, there are days when we feel bored and restless!

Aside from doing some of the things you love during this downtime, you can also be productive by taking on projects that can improve your space in little ways! Here are 4 must-dos to consider:

Clean, clean, clean!

As surprising as it sounds, cleaning your space is a great stress-relieving option that you can do! When you have a few hours to spare during your free time, start cleaning an area or corner of your bedroom like the closet or side table. Doing tasks one by one can help you avoid exhaustion.

 Look for design pegs

Are you on Facebook or Instagram all day? Turn your surfing into something enriching by following design blogs and looking for ideas on how you can make the most of your space. There are numerous accounts that offer interesting and inspiring design pegs. You can also learn a couple of DIY hacks to make your home a cozy space to live in.

Speaking of Pinterest, are you following Real Living already? Follow us and start pinning!

Rearrange your furniture

If you think that your home looks plain, an easy way to change things up would be to rearrange your furniture! You won't spend a peso plus you get to exercise your creativity when it comes to designing the layout of your space. 

READ: Furniture Arrangement 101

Work on DIY Projects

Staying at home is the perfect opportunity for you to start something new! Consider working on projects that can liven up the home such as easy wall accents and framed photos. You can display your finished calligraphy projects in the living area or put your colored artworks in frames that you can place in the bedroom.

Photos by Kurt Alvarez/ACME Visual Productions.

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