Part I: Living Room
As their main purpose, living rooms are basically an area used to entertain and accommodate visitors. As these room act as the forefront of your home, it’s really important to make it comfortable as much as possible. Living rooms is also one of the focal point in houses, it deserves all the attention it can get. Setting the tone and vibe of your home usually starts with your living room. There are three main aspects in what makes living room special – these are sofa, chairs, and coffee table. But living room isn’t complete without some accessories and your very own personal touches. Don’t go overload as there is a clear difference between upscale styling to just pure clatter. Here are some of the best things you do for your living room.
Get a Comfy Couch
Nothing says more inviting than having a nice and comfy couch to sit in the moment you enter a house. The couch is perhaps the important aspect of a living room. Choosing the right one for your home will definitely have a big impact on the overall look of your home.
Make Your Fireplace Stands Out
If your home has a fireplace, even its an ugly one, don’t try to hide its unique beauty. Instead, highlight its features and decorate the mantle area with candles or decorative pieces. As tempting as it can be, don’t try to copy mantle decorations from magazines or try too hard. Finding art pieces that work with your style is important in making your fireplace stands out.
Utilize Natural Lighting
What make a well-lit room so inviting? It’s not just the lightning, but letting natural light in. Living room will come alive with the right lightning. Maximize that ray of sunshine by using light and vibrant paint colors as it can reflect the light and make any room a lot bigger and more inviting. Also, with having fewer curtains and opening the windows, fresh air will blow inside your home, removing any stingy smell swirling around your living room. Thus, making your living not only well-lit but also smelling great!
Whether you have a green thumb or not, make sure you can get indoor plants into your home. Indoor plants make great accessories in your home and make your home smelling fresh all day. These plants are known to emit well needed oxygen into your homes. They can also remove toxins and need little attention.
Another great idea to make your home more inviting is to find art pieces that reflects your personality. Hand made wood art is one of the many art works you can purchase, check out some our woodworks here.