Homeowners love making little changes to their home décor here and there and make it look interesting, attractive, and more appealing. Since we are not professional stagers, we do not have many resources at hand, but as a proud homeowner, we know the strengths of our humble abode. We have a firm grip on our house’s pulse, and we understand how to hide its flaws, play up its strengths, and give a fresh look to our space without breaking the bank. If you wish to know more about these little changes and additions, read on.
Paint Walls in Neutral Hues
Once you enter your home, you see the walls that were coated with paint several years back. You can repaint them with a fresh coat of neutral shades or hang lovely wall hangings to attract this area. Create your picture gallery. If you do not have works by some famous painters, no problem, you can always get your family pictures framed and hang them on the wall in an attractive collage. You can also hang a few wall hookswhere you can hang some attractive hangings. These simple efforts will make the whole area lookup.
Start from the Entrance Way
Your home begins from the entranceway, and your efforts must also start from this part of the house. Making little changes and additions can help you create a perfect first impression for your guests. You can repaint your door, change its colour, or hang a lovely, antique-looking bell on the side. If you do not wish to make such drastic changes like painting the door, you can get it repolished to look as good as new and place a lot of greens around this area. The addition of greens to this area will perk it up, making it look elegant and stylish than ever.
Focus on Your Living Area
Next comes decorating your living area. You can change the upholstery of your sofas, couches, etc. You can also change the setting and give the space a new lease of freshness. Add a few planters here and there to add colour and brightness. When looking for suitable furnishings, choose colours as per your overall décor theme. That way, you can either keep it neutral or vibrant, depending on your taste. Pay attention to the sitting area so that when you have guests over at your place, the conversation seems to flow seamlessly without the guests have to turn completely to face you.
Make your Kitchen Breezy
If your kitchen has not seen many changes in the past few years, now is the time to do it. Remove heavy, outdated drapes and replace them with softer, lighter ones. Place a lot of planters on the window sill and allow natural light to stream in unabated. You will be amazed to see how natural light can do wonders for your kitchen interiors. Hang a few floating shelves here and there where you can keep knick-knacks or attractive looking storage containers.
Mirror, Mirror In The Room
Now, turn to your bedrooms. Here, you have a lot of scope to show your creativity and change this area’s look. Start with hanging a mirror on the wall. You will find a fantastic change in the bedroom look. It will make it look bigger and more attractive. Create a corner with a small couch with many throw pillows where you can relax and enjoy reading books with a cuppa of coffee in your other hand. Replace heavy curtains with soft linen or cotton ones. If you are a voracious reader, you can come up with an in-built cabinet full of amazing books. It will also add a personal touch to your bedroom.
Attractive Artwork on the Wall
Continuing with the bedroom décor, you can hang attractive looking artwork on the wall. If your walls are painted white or in any neutral shade, you can choose a vibrant-looking artwork on the wall. It will jazz up the look and add interest to this space. Complement artwork with colourful and intricately patterned rugs or carpets.
You can replace your old light fixtures with modern and trendy ones. The room must have three types of lighting effects. The first is ambient lighting that glows and illuminates the whole area in its warm light. You can also add more focused task light and illuminate a specific area. Lastly, you can place a canister uplight that focuses on the ceiling. The use of these lights will make the room look bigger, warmer, and comfortable.
All these simple yet effective home decoration ideas can change your humble residence’s overall look and make it more impressive and comfy. The place where you live and spend time with your loved ones must be equally attractive, beautiful, and have your personal imprints. These ideas are just a way to make your beautiful home look more personal and appealing.