26th November 2014
If you have a small apartment, it is hard to create the illusion of a spacious surrounding. To make sure that you make the most of the space you have in your homes, we have some handy tips and tricks to help guide you to the perfectly spacious looking home. Our home décor ideas for small spaces will help you to make sure that you’re making the most of the space you have without having to do anything difficult. So, sit back, get comfy and make notes.
Make your space seem larger…
One of the most important things that you can do to create a better environment in a small home is to make the space you have seem larger and more spacious. We have some great ways that you can do this too…
Using reflective furniture is a sure way to animate your small spaces. Including glass, mirrors and metal furniture creates the illusion of a spacious room without having to extend. Not only does reflective furnishings add a modern touch to your home, they also let the eye travel through clear and reflective surfaces. A mirrored wall is a great way to open up a small space. The reflective surface creates an optical illusion of having double the space that there actually is.
Another fantastic way to create a larger feel to your small space is to move your furniture away from all walls. Lining your tables and chairs against the four walls in your rooms will only exaggerate how small your room space is. This is one of our small home décor ideas that can really make a difference if you have a limited amount of space.
An old favour to creating more space in small rooms is to use a lot of white. White walls and white furniture can help to open up any room as well as adding light and create the illusion of a bigger space than it actually is. Not only does white create roominess but it is known to help lift your mood and create a brighter and happier atmosphere.
Alternatively, dark colours can help contribute too – believe it or not. Dark colours such as grey or sometimes black can help to add depth to a room and add just as much space as lighter colours would.
It goes without saying that you need to be clever with storage – being creative will add something interesting to your home. Saving space by adding storage space is one of our most effective home décor ideas for small spaces.
Be bold with colour
Adding small pops of colour to small spaced rooms is a really effective way to make an impact and help space out a cramped room. What’s an affordable and effect way to add pops of colour to your small spaces? With a Boingy Cushion! Our favourite vibrant cushions that are sure to add a pop of colour to your small space are the Bertie Rainbow, Imogen Blue, Mermaid Blue and Usain Pink cushions.