Home Decorating Ideas
Update Any Room With These 10 Home Decorating Ideas
When you think home decorating, first things that come to mind are money and time.
But not all home decorating ideas require a heavy investment of time and money. If you're looking for a few
affordable home interior decorating ideas to freshen up a room over a weekend, it shouldn't take much of your time
10 Home Decorating Ideas
Here are some home decorating tips to help you decorate your home with little time
or money invested:
Paint A Wall
Paint one wall your favorite color and make it the focal point. Hang interesting
art on that wall and move a nice piece of furniture there. (Note: Make sure that the
color is one that is shared with several other objects and fabrics in the room.)
|A new paint job will improve your home decor if it's done in a complimentary
2. Bring In
Greenery always adds a breath of fresh air to a room. If you don't have a green
thumb, try silk or plastic plants and trees. The quality has gotten so good that its hard to distinguish them from
the real thing.
|A collection of mixed small plants could be a great idea for your windows
3. Hang Pictures or
Hang pictures that reflect your personality. Try frames that are more ornate. When
hanging a mirror, try and position it so that it reflects and nice view or an interesting architectural
|If you like art or pictures, they make for excellent home decor
Pull out your favorite collectibles. Show off your personality. Find a display
area and group related objects together, in sets of three or five. Try and vary the shapes.
|Select a group of your favourite figurines and display them on a wall at
5. Add Decorative
The good news about decorative pillows is that they are an easy way to add
textures and patterns to a room. Still better, they can be changed to jazz up a sofa or chair before your room is
ready for a major makeover.
|Throw some interesting and decorative pillows on your bed
to compliment the room
6. Lay An Area
An area rug is a wonderful way of defining a conversation area. Try one that
complements the room. Lay it at an angle beneath your coffee table.
|Rugs can make a difference to the room's atmosphere and cover unsightly
Lamps are probably the one thing in your home that will give others a clue that
your room is outdated. Seek out new and fresh lamps that make a statement.
|Well chosen lamps can make a true difference between a dull room
and a cosy one
8. Add A Throw Or
Similar to decorative pillows, throws and afghans add texture to your furniture.
They come in all kinds of natural and man made fabrics. Find a pattern and style that you like.
|Smartly chosen bed cover and decorative pillows make this bedroom
9. Rearrange The
Pull your furniture away from the walls. Try positioning it at intriguing angles.
For example, a sofa arranged diagonally across a narrow living room will make the room look wider.
|To breathe a new life into your living room, try rearranging the
Clutter has a way of eliminating the desired mood and effect of any room. Find
storage spaces for papers, toys, and other items that take from the personality of a room.
|Find some storage space or shelves for your daily clutter and keep it
Using just one or few of these home decorating tips will brighten up and freshen
up your home. Hopefully these tips will also help you generate some of your own home decorating ideas. As with
anything else, when you get involved in something, you'll find your mind stimulated with new ideas.