The year 2020 had us all locked indoors, staring at the same stuff we have had, and even though this familiarity is what most long for, it may breed contempt and discomfort, as well as wear to your household items. Therefore, with the New Year, it’s about time you made a change to your living room.
Pimp it up for better vibes and modern aesthetics – a new, fancy TV stand here and a new couch there. Update your living room in these four easy ways.
Sometimes, clutter does not necessarily mean disposable things. It can mean that you need a little bit more organizing in your space. When things are left lying around the living room, even the aesthetic aspect of it disappears. To curb this problem, storage will go a long way. For example, blending a bookcase into your living area for magazines, vases, and books will go a long way in clearing clutter.
Painting is a pocket-friendly way of making house changes—a new coat of paint instantly gives your walls and old wooden furniture a beautiful facelift. To a great extent, painting your living room is known to boost emotional growth, memory, creativity, and relieve stress.
Change your lighting
For those who have a small living room, try changing your lighting. Lighting has the power to create a tone, make a confined space look more prominent, and illuminate a colour scheme. To brighten a dim living room, try replacing current bulbs with LED models.
Incorporating a new ceiling fixture is an easy method of improving living room lighting. Choose a floor lamp with a cylinder shade that distributes soft light equally to set an atmospheric atmosphere.
Also, try and find a fixture that focuses light to one place for focused illumination, something you would like in a reading nook, like a study lamp.
Indoor plants bring life into the living area.
Besides softening the look in your living area, Plants clean and purify the air around us, which is a requirement in the living area given that more people will gather there at the same time. Plants also help reduce stress and, in turn, boost one’s mood.
Most people are yet to know that plants act as noise reduction agents. The stem, roots, leaves, branches, and other parts of the plant absorb noise, which provides a relative place for everyone to enjoy while together.
When it comes to decorating, the living room is arguably the most significant in the home. It is where friends and loved ones share meals and spend most of their time together at the end of a long day.