Interior design is all about enhancing the beauty of a place be it an office, home or a restaurant. Home is the place everyone loves and adores and wants the best for it. Interior designing your home gives a face-lift and makes it more appealing.
Features of Interior Designing
A lot of planning goes into interior design. A few basic aspects of interior designing are:
Utilizing the space in an efficient manner is absolutely necessary while designing any place. Too many objects can make the place look congested. Hence there should be a balance between the number of items and the space available.
Each place has its own importance and hence a place needs to be interior designed depending on its usage.
Good lighting can highlight the features of the room such as colour, texture and gives a more alluring look to the room.
Home Interior Design
Living Room Design
Living room is the place in our homes where we spend most of the time. Living room outlines the entire house. Hence the design and style of this room should balance the rest of the house. Ensure that the room is properly ventilated with good lighting. A chandelier at the center of the room can make it more attractive. A light colour painted on the walls can give a pleasing look to the living room. Utilize space effectively with proper furniture and ensure it does not make the place seem jammed with too many items. Other furnishings like curtains, crouch (sofa) used should complement the colour of the living room. In case TV is installed in the living room its best to ensure the electrical wiring is hidden as they can spoil the appearance of the room. Antique items, beautiful painting, a small coffee table at a corner can give your living room and in turn your home a gracious look.
While designing a kitchen one should make sure that it caters to your day to day requirements. The layout of a kitchen should be in a manner to accommodate sink, stove and refrigerator in the vicinity of each other for convenience. The cabinets need to be designed for easy access to accommodate almost all kitchen accessories in a safe manner to ensure that sharp items like knives, scissors are not easily available for toddlers. Properly fitted exhaust with good suction, separate space for dustbins, dishwasher gives a neat and tidy appearance to any kitchen. Stylish cabinets, spacious shelves and enormous storage space accounts for a well-organized kitchen interiors making cooking a pleasure.
It is best to choose the dining area in a well-ventilated place in the house preferably beside the kitchen for ease. Utilise the space efficiently by furnishing it with an appropriate size dining table and chairs. Antique furniture can give an elegant look for the dining area. A small table with drawers to accommodate dining set and other accessories makes it more convenient. A chandelier in the dining area can surely make the place look all the more trendy.
Bedroom is a more private area to any home and interior designing depends on the age group of the people using the room. Irrespective of the age certain aspects such as colour on the walls, bed style and curtains determine the look of the room. Selecting graceful colours gives a relaxing effect and the perfect calming experience when you enter the room. Overcrowding the room with unnecessary items can spoil the appearance. It is best to design a bedroom with minimal items such as dressing table with a mirror, lampshade and spacious cupboards. Small table or book shelf alongside the bed can truly enhance the look of the room. In case it’s a room for children, interior decorating it with toys, colourful stickers, walls painted with animated characters with trendy beds is a good option. Bedroom is a place to relax and hence installing TV is not a good option.
Though this part of the house may be the least utilized but it is still is a necessary part of a home. The interiors can be improved by using modern facilities. Dim lights, vibrant colour tiles, large bath tub with shower, a sink fitted with a mirror shelf gives a classy look to the bathroom.
Interior home design seems fascinating and the above tips can help you convert your house into a dream home.