Tackle the projects listed below, and your home will look better — and you might even feel better. Costs and times listed are estimates...

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Tackle the projects listed below, and your home will look better — and you might even feel better. Costs and times listed are estimates.

Child’s room makeover: Turn your child’s room into an imagination haven with wallpaper, paint and border. Paint the bottom third of the walls, wallpaper the top two-thirds. Connect the two with a matching wallpaper border.

Supplies: Paint, roller, paint tray, wallpaper, border, paste and dropcloths.

Cost: $325-$375.

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Time: One weekend.

Entryway update: Redo your foyer with faux-painted walls, mirror, accessories and light fixture.

Supplies: Paint, glaze, brushes, roller, sponge, framed mirror, light fixture(s) and accessories.

Cost: $250-$600.

Time: One weekend.

Switch décor: Replace boring plastic light switch plates with decorative plates that match each room’s style or colors.

Supplies: Switch plates, screws and screwdriver.

Cost: $6-$20 per plate.

Time: A few minutes per plate.

The Arizona Republic