By Valentina Choquette. interior. Published at Sunday, April 22nd, 2018 - 06:12:09 AM.
The higher a light is hung. the more it's able to simulate natural light. Recessed lighting is a huge help in adding brightness. You don't have to limit that light to your ceilings. either. Build recessed lighting into cabinets to add even more warmth.Light curtains hung high on the wall maximizes natural light.2. Minimize your window coverings
Invest in floating shelvingFloating shelving creates a whole different dimension of storage.
Don't limit yourself to the walls of your home. If you have outdoor space. use it. Setting out a few chairs where you can relax and enjoy the balmy spring evenings expands your living space to the outdoors. where you'll find an abundance of brightness. You get extra points if you can set up your outdoor living area near an indoor one. Leaving the door open between the spaces connects the two. bringing that fresh feeling of the outdoors in.
in low-maintenance concrete surfaces—which can read as “cold”— but the colorful rug and funky seating brings warmth and whimsy back into the space.A basement family room lacks natural light. but fun. vibrant colors and textures makes up for missing brightness. Family rooms with fun seatingThe super-soft chairs and sofa shown above are perfect to sink into while binge-watching your favorite series.