Just as quickly as summer turned to fall, we now find ourselves on the precipice of the winter season. The weather is changing from crisp to cold, the evening encroaches a little earlier each day, and it’s just about time to prep our homes for winter. These dark days can make our homes feel gloomy and dull – and in turn, we can start to feel the same. The good news, however, is that it doesn’t have to be this way. There are actually plenty of tips and tricks you can use today to bring some extra light into your evenings.

To help you get started, Studio Starrs, along with other top interior design firms from across the country, shared some of our best pointers with Redfin for brightening up your home. Check out what we had to say!

Expert Tips to Brighten up Your Home When Daylight Savings Time Ends