The wintertime does not offer the bright and cheerful atmosphere that most people thrive on. Instead it offers many cold and dark days that are spent indoors. Many people will be diagnosed with seasonal affective disorder while others are just tired of living in a dark and lifeless area. The good news is that you can banish the gloomy scenery that winter offers and make the time seem shorter until spring arrives. Here are several tips to rid your home of the winter blues.