Basic to Beautiful “Before & After” Photos

Who doesn’t love before and after photos?!  I wish I was more consistent about carrying a camera with me to jobs so I could get before and after photos of the projects I’ve worked on.  But, since I don’t always remember my camera (and I’m not the best photographer!), I’d like to share some “basic to beautiful” before and after makeovers that I found on

Hopefully you’ll find them as inspiring as I do.

Click here to view 43 before and after photos of rooms transformed in a flash thanks to clever, budget-friendly ideas and an eye for reinvention.

The secret to this subtle yet super-stylish wall treatment? Ceiling medallions! We installed the ones shown here in a single day using adhesive caulk. A Belgian-linen slipcover by Bemz updates a standard Ikea sofa—and delivers a soft dose of color. Photo credit: Miki Duisterhof; found on


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