Summer brings a lot of interesting sights and lovely greenery, but our homes rarely mirror nature’s awakening. Bedrooms are places we spend time to relax, to enjoy some time with our loved ones and more, so inviting summer into it will be something really worth having.
There are several ways one can do that and this article aims to show them. We begin with the following tip:
Bring and decorate with flowers
You should use as many and as wide a variety of flowers as possible, as long as it makes the room look beautiful and colorful. Their presence will lighten the mood, inviting renewal and their lovely scent.
Lay down a nice rug
Use a real rug, made of natural materials on the floor of your bedroom. It will complement the room well, and it will also be a much better choice than other floor covers.
Decorate your storage
Wardrobes and any other storage you’re using in your bedroom can be decorated with floral motifs or other green, yellow or other colors which mirror the summer landscape outside.
Paint your ceiling
The ceiling of a room is usually white, however painting a light blue or gray color will create an illusion reminding of the open sky. This will give your bedroom a wonderful atmosphere, especially if the walls are covered with something to complement that change as well.
Reorganize your bedroom
Changing things around will freshen up your room, creating a different experience altogether. You can remove certain decorations from the room, replacing them with new ones or old ones from different rooms.
Put up a rocking chair
Depending on the size of your bedroom, you can always put up a rocking chair that fits the room well, creating a quiet place you can enjoy with a night light for some reading, if that is one of your preferred methods of relaxation.
Repaint or redecorate your old belongings
An old advertising card from the year 1870-1900 (approximate) about polishing your old furniture to look new! – Image Courtesy: Boston Public Library
If you are tired of looking at the same old decorations and furniture, you could take some simple steps to make things look as new. Simply combine the old pieces with some new and creative ways to change them and you will have excellent results. Sometimes the solution can be surprisingly simple – simply putting a throw on your old chair or your bed can change its looks.
Repaint or put up new wallpaper
This will definitely freshen up the walls, plus if you use summer motifs in everything, you will create the desired effect with ease. Even creating wall art through floral painting on the walls can become something truly amazing if given the chance to blossom.
Use natural elements
Putting up some small trees in a planter of a basket and filling up the empty corners will make the room look more complete in the end. You can complement the setting with some lighting and mirrors for added effect. You will be surprised at how much your home will change by putting these up.
Ella Andrews is passionate about home remodeling and self storage projects. She’s been writing about similar topics for a long time. For more helpful tips and tricks, visit: Removals – Man and Van.