A house will never be felt like a home if it is as boring as a plane piece of white paper. If it is a plane, meaning you did not put much effort to beautify it. We have the answer to your problem. Try putting some home décor and indoor plants to make it livelier than you imagined.
Home decors comprises the furniture, wall hanging and of course the arrangement of your house. Home decors give the vibe of being homey and thus should be done by all people to make the house’s occupant happy and content.
You can add some wall hanging, like Macramé wall hangings to make the wall alive. Also, you can add some indoor plants to make the green come inside your house and beautify it naturally. If you lack space, you can just hang those plants.
As for the furniture, try choosing the minimalist one to give your house the calming effect. Also never forget to use neutral and never dark colors as the house paint. You see, there are so many things you can give to someone who really loves to decorate their houses.
You just need to find out more of the person you will be giving if he/she likes to decorate or not.