By Jeanice Stelzer. interior. Published at Thursday, July 05th, 2018 - 03:06:24 AM.
Another benefit of floating shelves: they fit almost anywhere. Place them in nooks. over bookcases. under stairs. over the sofa or even over doorways.Take stock of everything you ownLarge corner sofas like this one work well in small spaces.Take a look around your house and decide what you don't need. For instance. do you really need that huge decorative lamp.
Adding three items to your mantel gives it enough visual interest to hold its own as a focal centerpiece while keeping it from feeling weighed down.Wherever you want to balance comfort and style. turn to the rule of three in living room decor. This simple design tool can help you be adventurous and playful with your decor without toeing into messiness.
The principle also applies to furniture. How much do you really sit on that chair? Could it be replaced with something that folds up and is put away when you don't have company?You might also want to invest in larger furniture. which seems counterintuitive. But when you have a small chair and love seat. they actually take up more room because you have to leave space between them.
Recessed lighting replicates natural lighting.1. Start with the basics: light sources.You're ready to make your home feel brighter. and you can probably guess the best place to start. Lighting makes a world of difference. The more natural light you can bring into your home this spring. the better. but. where natural light falls short. think through how you fill in the gaps.