Ways to Make Your Home Larger
Everyone wants to live in a spacious and spacious house. Therefore, if your home is not big enough, it is extremely critical to carefully plan every step in home decoration and make the right choices to achieve this spaciousness.
Kitchen or even bathroom decoration affects the general appearance of your home and helps you create the feeling of spaciousness you desire. For this reason, you should make a good decision about the physical conditions of your home before creating your home decoration.
Benefit from Natural Light and Lighting
Natural light is the key to making any part of your home look big, regardless of the kitchen or living room. The more light a space receives, the larger and more spacious it will look. Therefore, create your decoration to center the light source in all rooms, including bathrooms, in daylight hours.
For example, you can place a beautiful dining table across the window with daylight lights that illuminate your kitchen, or you can position your kitchen counter in this section. Likewise, in your living room, lounge or bedroom; At certain points where you can capture natural light, always let the light pass and put this point at the center of the decoration.
If your house does not get a lot of light or if you want to get a wider view in the non-light spots, your secondary hero will be the lights. But don’t think of big and ambitious lighting. On the contrary, you need to make regional lighting where it is needed.
Regional lighting, such as ceiling lights and floor lighting, can make your existing space look bigger with a tiny optical illusion. On the other hand, too much lighting will be both tiring and will not provide you a more spacious space visually. Therefore, you should try to choose the type of regional lighting you need by browsing the lighting types.
Make Space for the Magic of Highlights
One of your biggest helpers to make your house look wider is the light tones you will use in decoration. Dark colors absorb light, making the existing space appear smaller than it is. The colors you choose in light shades from curtains to flooring, flooring to walls make the existing space more spacious and spacious.
Let’s start with wall color and floor coverings first: For your wall paint, you can choose light colors such as white and cream shades, pastel shades of light blue, blue and green. You can also create the effect you desire by painting papier-mache or plaster wall decorations to a lighter tone than the wall color.
If you want your walls to look higher; you need to paint the wall and ceiling in the same colors. If you prefer wallpaper, you should avoid the patterned ones and choose the vertical striped ones. Also for curtains and upholstery; You can get a more spacious look by choosing the ones that are plain, plain and light.
Be Selective in Your Furniture
Simple furniture is one of your biggest helpers to make your home look wider. Light colored furniture can be very useful or may not be preferred by everyone as it will present a nostalgic look. Therefore, it is quite important to be able to catch a modern line in this type of furniture.
Nordic style furniture designs will give you the spacious and simple look you are looking for. Another important point about furniture is to apply the ‘less is more’ rule. Excess chairs, tables or pouffe you don’t need. Getting rid of excess furniture will give you a more spacious look in your existing space.
Another important point when it comes to furniture is positioning. When placing your large furniture in your living room or lounge, you should take care to position it parallel to the wall.
By placing your furniture in a way that does not obstruct the transition areas, you should make sure that the ‘negative’, that is, empty spaces are more than ‘positive’, that is, the filled areas. In addition to these, you can also save space for furniture that you have to place.
Space-saving modular designs, such as a center table with drawers, a collapsible dining table, box-spring couch, L armchairs or a TV unit, also used as a library, help you use the space more effectively and give you extra space.
Finally; Transparent furniture, which has been used frequently in 2000’s home decoration, offers a much wider look and also helps you achieve a modern design. This type of furniture, which adapts especially to the eclectic style designs, finds a beautiful harmony with the flooring in different colors.
Make Your Accessory Choice “Smart”
Who doesn’t love accessories? No matter where you are in your home, accessories are actually your personal finishing touches. Home accessories that add spirit to a space and help you feel that you own it can have a negative effect when it comes to small houses. How Does? If the accessories are not chosen correctly, it may make the existing space darker, more complicated and tiring.
Therefore; Before choosing accessories such as carpets and curtains, you need to consider several points. Wide and plain carpets make the place wider.
If you have a patterned preference, vertical striped patterns will be supportive in this sense. Unlike dark models for curtains, you should prefer light shades and avoid patterns as much as possible.
Especially with roller blind models in your kitchen, you can eliminate your problems about curtain choice and quickly get a stylish and spacious look.
Mirrors will be your most important accessory for a spacious home decoration. In addition to the tall mirrors, the wall mirrors or oval-shaped wall mirrors you will prefer on the walls will reflect the light and help make the space look wider.
Likewise, using the right shelf helps keep more items tidy and gives the existing space a more spacious look. Open wall systems, small bookcases or shelves that you can mount on the wall, and even a small storage space to add under your coffee table can help you free up space.