Five Decorating Tips That you Will Want to Copy
Mar 14, 2018 03:14PM
By Staff Writer
Interior designers have mastered a few tricks that can make your space look fantastic. Here are five tips that you will want to copy to help make the most of your next room arrangement and design without spending too much.
Remove the distractions with your paint hues.
Painting bold accent walls used to be in fashion. Accent walls can be done well. It is better to keep your paint color choices similar and straightforward when you decide to repaint the walls. You will want to remove drastic changes from one room to the other. It is a good idea to pick neutral paints colors that give your decoration options flexibility As you paint each room you can add a slightly different shade to each one. Painting in neutral, simple hues will create a synergy with your decorations and provide an elegant look and feel.
Let in the light.
Let there be light. Dark shady rooms may work well for a restaurant or bar, but for your living areas, you are going to want to bring in the sun. Minimize your window coverings in favor of more light. Cleaning your windows is an inexpensive task you can do to increase the brightness of your room. Modern lighting has more options than older lightbulb technology and can create natural looking light when other natural lighting options are not available. Make a quick and easy improvement to your rooms and increase the brightness.
Make sure you scale hanging items to the size of the wall.
A general rule of thumb for hanging pictures is that the middle of the art piece should be hanging at eye level. If you have a massive wall, consider increasing the size of your painting, picture or decoration. This scaling can be done with one large item or created by combining smaller decorations by placing them grouped.
Update old things
One of the cheapest and most creative things you can do is to update your old items. By reusing fixtures and furniture, you already have in your house you can save money and have fun. You can take light fixtures or old wood furniture and give them a facelift with a can of spray paint. Spray paint technology has dramatically improved, and you have many different options for colors, hardness, and textures.
Professional advice can help get you moving in the right direction and vision. Consult a professional interior designer if you are wondering where you need to start. They can help you avoid other design mistakes and may save you money and help your home or office look fantastic.