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5 Kids’ room fixes under $20

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Makeover on a budget

Your child is ready for a room makeover, but all you can see is dollar signs, right? Believe it or not, it is possible to give your youngster his or her dream room without depleting their college fund. In fact, by spending less money on your kid's room makeover, you’ll be able to change the look of their room more often. All it takes is a little creativity, imagination, and a few key pieces. Check out these simple kids’ room fixes for less than $20.


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Makeover on a budget

A new rug can completely transform the look of your child's room. Not only are they fun and colorful, but they also can be educational. Choose an A-B-C rug for your little learner, or opt for a baseball field rug for your sports enthusiast. has colorful, fun rugs for kids of all ages, including this 4 x 6-foot pink bear rug for just $11.99.

Change rugs once a year, or every couple of years, depending on wear and tear and your child's changing interests.

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