This is a lovely home and a very nice living room. A few small changes can make this room go from nice to WOW!
See my notes above on my recommendations.
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It is sensible to select the appropriate things to make your home look and feel good because in the end you will simply love that room and want to stay in it for long periods of time. Select items that ignite your senses making you feel comfortable and then you will have a home that becomes a personal retreat or haven. Below are ways to create that adorable room which is surrounded by the things that you love.
The ideal way to be engulfed with the things you love is to eliminate the things that you don’t love or things that cause clutter (things that you don’t need). The eye gets confused when things are out of place and it is also discouraging to have an item that you cannot find among the clutter. So, it is best to spend several minutes to go through your belongings and clear away things that have no essential place in your immediate space or life. Don’t just hold on to things for sentimental reasons. If you have to do that, then it is best to put it away carefully until it is time to use it. For items not used for several years, it is time to throw it out or give it away. Free yourself of the clutter.
Select the Ideal Color
The simplest and most affordable way to alter the look of a particular room is to paint its walls. If your personality is quiet and conservative, you may want to select a warm color to positively control your mood. You may want a relaxing and soothing room. So select a color that you would see in a spa. Or you can just choose your favorite color.
There is absolutely no reason why you should own uncomfortable furniture in your home. Why do you sit in a stiff sofa and watch television, when you don’t have to? Why sleep on a sinking bed, when you can spend the night on a contoured mattress? Throw out that old sofa or that outdated chair. Don’t keep old furniture for sentimental reasons. Select the best quality that you can afford. This is especially true when it comes to chairs, sofas, bedding and pillows.
There is nothing more that can make you smile than family portraits on the wall. Looking at those pictures can bring back long time memories, making you love that room even more. You can put up pictures of holiday celebrations, family gathering and travel highlights.
In each room, make sure that you have things within reach such as a small heater under a desk, which will come in handy during the winter months. A small fan would also be useful when the temperature gets warm in your home office. If you love to read in the evening, a nice lounge chair and reading lamp will make you more comfortable.
You now see how just a few additions or withdrawal can turn a room into a comfortable space. By surrounding yourself with comfort, relaxation and convenience using the things you love the most, you can turn your home into the haven that you desire.