Your guide to a spook-tacular Halloween

12th October 2023

Welcome to our Halloween décor and tips blog! With Halloween just around the corner, it's time to start thinking about how to decorate your home and make it spook-tacular. Here are some tips and ideas to get you started:

  • Start with the basics: pumpkins, spider webs, and ghosts. These classic Halloween decorations are easy to find and can be used in a variety of ways. For example, you can carve pumpkins to create jack-o-lanterns, drape spider webs over furniture and hang ghosts from the ceiling.
  • Use lighting to create a spooky atmosphere. Consider using coloured light bulbs or string lights to add a creepy glow to your décor. You can also use candles (real or battery-operated) to add a flickering effect.
  • Incorporate Halloween-themed items into your existing décor. For example, you can swap out your regular throw pillows for ones with Halloween designs, or replace your table runner with a spooky one.
  • Don't forget about outdoor décor! Use pumpkins, scarecrows, and other Halloween decorations to transform your front garden into a haunted haven.
  • Get creative with your food and drinks. Halloween is the perfect time to experiment with spooky snacks and creepy cocktails. Consider making witch's brew punch or serving cupcakes with ghostly decorations.

We hope these tips and ideas help you create the perfect Halloween atmosphere in your home. 

Tag us in your creations #mcdermotthomes 

Happy haunting!

House Exterior Decorated for Halloween