Modern day millennial problems include getting a good place to live in an affordable rate. Even if you find a place in this 21st century real estate venture, most of the time it’s a studio apartment with little space. However, a few design and décor tricks can make any ready to move-in apartment look bigger and brighter! Plus, it adds a personalized touch to your home that makes it feel more cozy and welcomed.
Lighter colors like white, beige, blue and lavender on the walls and ceilings make the place look more airy and spacious. They reflect light and hence make the house look bigger. In contrast, adding bright color furniture can add the coziness factor to your living space. Red, brown, orange are some of the options of color blocking that you can use to give a homely, comfortable feel.
- Space between wall and furniture
Putting up furniture right against the wall makes the room look cramped. Put a few inches between the wall and the furniture and there you go! The room looks much bigger and spacious. Plus, the extra space makes it easier to clean the room and maintain it.
- Creative storing options
Double boxed beds, coffee tables with drawers, trunks that can be pushed up under couches; these are some of the ways through with you can get innovative with storing. Plus, it saves more space in your apartment!
- Use the height!
Anything that draws the eyes up towards the ceiling makes the place look more spacious. Decorate your room in a way that leads the eyes immediately upwards. Hanging shelves near the ceiling, wind chimes and dream catchers placed at height are some of the tricks you can use to make the room look bigger.
- Big pieces of furniture.
Instead of going for multiple small pieces of furniture, go for a single huge piece that takes up the entire room. That makes the room look bigger and pulls all eyes towards the center décor.
Stripes are your best friends if you live in a space that is compact. Stripes guide your eyes towards the walls of the room and give an illusion of a bigger space. Stripes rugs, striped couch covers etc are a great way to make the room feel more spacious.
The way you arrange your books, music and clothes make a huge impact on the décor of the room. Color coding books, alphabetically arranging your music collection and keeping your clothes and make up arranged give the idea of cleanliness and space.
- Decorative art pieces
Putting up huge art pieces as part of décor for your room gives the idea of a well maintained, spacious room. It is also a very classic way of attention grabbing. The bolder the art piece, the more eyeballs it will grab.These tips and tricks will definitely make your small spaced house look spacious and beautiful. It will also customize your house according to your needs and will make it more cozy and comfortable.