Home is also where you tend to guests and raise your precious little ones. If anything, this incenticize anyone to want to create a functional, comfortable, and inviting space.
It is, however, not uncommon to run out of ideas on how to make this a reality.
Are you looking for a few fresh tips to give your home a more luxurious feel? Here are seven tips to get you started.
1. Vintage Travel Posters
Travel poster placed on elegant frames can do wonders when it comes to glamming up your home. And these do not offer aesthetic value only.
They also make you feel well-traveled.
However, go easy on this as having too many around the house can make a room look dowdy. One or two well-placed posters should do just fine.
2. Snooze Comfort
As an adult, your sleep target should be 7-8 hours every night.
A comfortable bed and a relaxed environment are key towards helping lull you into a good and restful sleep.
For this reason, ensure to have a good firm mattress that supports your form well.
If your mattress is a bit worn out and you are saving up for a new one, it would be a good idea to buy an Ecosa mattress topper to provide better support.
Aside from support, these will provide ample cooling in hot Australian months and reduce partner disturbance.
Candles have the power to transform a space instantly. The best part is that they are inexpensive.
To go along with your candles, look through thrift stores for stylish candle holders. Gold and silver are excellent choices as they have a timeless quality to themselves. Still, make sure they go well with the overall décor of your home.
Go one step up and get scented candles for days you want to spoil yourself or your guests. Look for scents that help you feel calm, relaxed, and rejuvenated.
4. Marble It
If you have worn out surfaces in and around your kitchen, How about throwing some marble on them?
Centuries ago, marble always made it to palaces, castles, and grand estates. It is still revered by homeowners as a luxury item today.
One of its drawbacks is that it is expensive. However, technology comes to the rescue. Today, there are several more affordable options that are durable and look like marble.
Use these to cover up your countertops and work surfaces to give your kitchen a face-lift.
If your budget is restrictive, there are marble-like wallpapers you can buy and install. These won’t work well for work surfaces but are excellent for walls.
5. Area Rugs
Wall to wall carpeting is fine, but it’s rarely ever exciting.
To complement it, how about using area rugs. These come in different sizes, textures, and colors.
When watching TV, imagine running your feet back and forth over a soft, layered rug.
These look great and will help keep your feet warm on cold nights.
6. Layered Lighting
One big, bright light is rarely flattering nor comfortable in any room.
Use your lights to accentuate different features and parts of the room. For example, you do not need a big bright light to watch television.
However, while you watch TV, your spouse might be on their desk trying to read.
Layered lighting addresses everyone’s comfort. A bright fixture on one end of the living room can allow your partner to read, while you unwind in front of the TV with softer lights.
7. Surround Yourself with Happiness
The things, people, and places that make you happy draw your mind into a relaxing, comforting place.
Try fitting these things into your home in the form of pictures, collectibles, and other sentimental items.
However, go easy on this as having too many display items can make a room look cluttered.
Pick a few items and place them stylishly throughout your home.
With these tips, you will have a more beautiful and comfortable house to relax and entertain in.
Feel free to break decor rules every so often to try out fresh ideas that could work magic for your home.