Home décor comes in various styles, shapes, sizes, and prices. Yet, there are a lot of things to consider when it comes to decorating your new home. Liken you already know, a home is a place where you can rest and relax after a hectic and tiring day. This is where you get to spend precious time with your wife, kids or family. This is a good reason to decorate your home in a creative way.
After moving into a new home, there are a few things to consider in terms of decoration. Here are tips on how to decorate your new home:
1. Consider The Design Of Your House
First thing you need to consider is the design you want for your house before deciding on decorating it. You have to decorate your home in a way that best fit the architectural design. You must maintain the harmony of your house. This is to avoid confusion and clash of designs.
2. Choose Your Theme
Before decorating your new home, it is very important to choose a theme that makes you and your family comfortable. A theme will give you an insight on the type of item that will be needed inside your home. Every single item must be in line with the chosen theme so as to avoid discord within the house. Never forget to not over-decorate your house and always remember to maintain your chosen theme.
3. Consider Your Budget
The next on the list is to decide what your budget will be. Spending a lot of money on décor is very easy but it’ll be very difficult for you when you realize there is nothing left to save. To avoid this, think of creative ways to decorate rather than buying every décor item you see in the stores.
4. Decide On The Color
Color is obviously the best way to add life in a room. Make sure you maintain harmony by matching the color scheme with that of your house. Choosing good colors will add a positive effect in making your house a home. For instance, painting an accent wall with wall murals or faux finishes will not only add an overall tone but will set the mood inside your home. You can also add borders or hand-painted trim around window frames or door frames.
5. The Living Room
In deciding the living room, consider what this room will be used for and make arrangements in like manner. Fix a sofa that will match whatever needs to be fixed in the room. To add a little bit of flavor, consider an entertainment center.
Accents are small items and decorator pieces of personal interest. They should be kept together to highlight their uniqueness. Small flat items such as wall décor can be attractively displayed on a table.
Although most visitors don’t check out the bathroom’s décor, it still makes sense to keep your bathroom nice. Just make sure you consider the theme you have come up with when decorating this part of your home.
8. House Painting
It is true that your home reflects your lifestyle and personality. Thus, you can give illusion of your taste, likes, and your royalty by contrasting colors. House painting can be likened to makeovers that beautify your home. House painting trends varies with design and color; you need to choose one in a timely fashion.
Let us consider two different house painting trends:
a) Traditional Styles of Modern Art
This style requires the decorator to decide on a “decorating style”. Some popular styles may include Cottage, Contemporary, and Traditional. Other traditionally modern arts are Pop Art, Surrealism, Cubism, Abstract art, Op art, and Conceptual art. Styles such as Art Deco or Victorian recreate an era. Other geographic themes include French, Oriental, and Southwest.
These sorts of art are developed from ideas that are not known to modern art movement. You can attempt these ideas if you have a talent for interior design.
b) Modern Wall Décor and Art
Modern wall décor and art are the new trend of making your walls stylish and sleek. These designs are associated with concepts of music, nature, beach, wild life, tropical, and Western designs. You can stack home accents and materials that add style, fashion, and creativity into your new home. You can also gather pieces together to make a captivating canvas against the wall.
9. The Kitchen
When decorating your new home, you want it to be airy and bright. Therefore, use light with warm colors in the kitchen. Make sure you use sheer curtains to let in enough natural lights.
10. Floor Coverings
For your floor coverings, carpet, tile, or wood of the same color should be used. If you have enough funds, you can opt in for throw rugs as it adds color, texture and interest to the floor. Besides, rugs also protect dirt and scuffs.
11. The Bedroom
Above all else, this room should be decorated in a comfortable and convenient manner for you. If you are a fan of pillows, you can go on to cover every inch of your bed but make sure to arrange them each morning.
Decorating a new home may not be an easy thing to do. Just keep in mind the things that you want to see inside and match them through and through. As you proceed, it'll end up turn out to be an exciting thing to do.
Hey! I`m Kadir TUNCEL. I finished SAU (University of Sakarya ) with a specialization in International Relation 5 years ago. Now I live in Istanbul and practice skills received there. I love to share my experiences. Also, I`m interested in traveling. My dream is to get 8 hours of sleep every day.