House is a place where people live and add value to those four walls made of bricks. After a long tiring day of work the only thing we look forward is to get back home, have a nice cup of tea and spend quality time with family cherish the wonderful moments together. Those moments and the togetherness of a family make house ‘a home’.Home is like the heart. Even after a long enjoyable trip we say “Home sweet home!” Indeed home is the sweetest. When your house is decorated well it looks nicer and it gives a true home feel not only to the family members but also to the guests. A well kept home can uplift the mood. So for all the decorations and maintenance it is very important to plan the things. It is important to know what you want, keeping in mind your budget. Your house should reflect your personality and your lifestyle! It is not rocket science, it is how much you want it and how you want it to be. You all must have imagined your dream house with beautiful interiors and expensive looking paintings and the most important- The one that can make your neighbor burn in envy. So, here are a few tips to how you can make your house look beautiful!
Choosing the Paints
This is obviously the most important things you need to do. This is the first thing that gets noticed by your visitors. The color of the paint reflects your mood, personality and even your feelings! The most important thing is to visualize that how a particular color will look on your walls. The most common mistake that people make is that they choose colors on how they look in the shop or on the shade cards. We must try the colors in small patches on the wall and look how it turns up after drying and are you satisfied with the shade? One should always remember that the darker shades make the room look smaller and the lighter shades make it look bigger. You can also try making only one wall dark which can be your “highlight wall” and the rest of the wall in lighter shade. This style is not only a trend now but can really lift up the show of your living room.
Lighting is the really important in putting up the overall design of the house. This is one place where you’ll be spending your most money. Try putting lamps in your rooms. The right color of lights can be the focal point of the room. An elegant lamp can do wonders for your space. If you want to spend some more money you always have the option for chandeliers! Chandeliers come in almost all price tags! You can put them in your living room, dining area or even in your bathroom! If you have kids at home you can put theme lights in their rooms! There are brands that make lamps for children having designs of their favorite characters on TV! Right lighting can really do wonders for the house!
So you’ve painted the walls and got nice lighting to lift up the mood but forgot about the flooring! Flooring is yet another dimension to be highlighted upon. You need to make sure that the flooring does compliment the paint job of the house. This is commonly overlooked by many! You have so many options when it comes to flooring. You can have the conventional chips designs, to glossy tiles, the shiny marble to classy wooden! There is no ending of options you can have it in different colors and designs. The classical floral designs have always been a favorite of many. The wooden flooring is trending in option. Not only for the people living at higher altitudes but even people living in high rise buildings are loving it. The flooring can keep you a little obsessed with maintenance but gives the room a royal look. If you are thinking of going with tiles, then ask your dealer about “friction tiles.” These tiles have a gritty surface and prevent slipping even if the floor is wet.