Have you decided to update the design of your living-room? This is a great idea. Since new furniture and décor elements will please you every day. We will give four tips on how to start arranging your living-room and show the best ideas in our photo gallery.
Look at your present furniture and décor. To free space in the living-room, get rid of worn out, obsolete, too big and too small furniture or if you don’t like it anymore. If it’s a family heirloom which you want to keep and don’t want to part with it, find a new place for it somewhere else in your house.
So, I hope you have freed up space in your future renovated living-room now and you are ready for the next step!
Advice! Do not rush to throw objects or furniture. Try to donate it or arrange a sale. You can spend the money you will receive for your project to arrange the living-room.
Decide on the color of the living-room
Color sets the tone for your room. Basically, a blue and green room has a soothing effect, while bright colors (red , yellow, orange) will cause an annoying effect. A room in neutral colors: white, brown and grey is ideal for a living-room. In any case, the color solution is a matter of your taste. Who knows, may be, it will be comfortable for you to stay in a room with yellow tones? Experiment!Choose colors that you like every day. Look closely at your clothes and pay attention to what your wear or, if you have any piece of art or décor, choose a color based on the basic colors of this object.
Define your style of interior
Interior styles are not only the specific design of space, but it’s also the embodiment of personal preferences of owners of a room. Stylistics defines the image of a dwelling, sets the emotional part of its perception.
Also, the chosen styles in the interior affect the kind of the repair work which will be carried out in a premise. After all, the general concept determines the choice of finishing materials, décor items, furniture, colors. Therefore, anyone who plans to transform a residential or commercial space needs to know what styles are in the interior. In order to do this, it’s worth to study the features that describe the styles of interior design, as well as to see the corresponding photos with examples.
In details we will familiarize with the basic styles in another article “76 interior styles for your home, description and photo”
Arrangement and decoration of a living-room
After you have defined the style of a living-room, as well as repairing the premises and painting the walls, now it is the time of the most interesting part – the purchase of new furniture and decoration items! Start with large items – a sofa, a carpet and a cabinet, as they occupy more space and the center points of the room.
Advice! Large objects create an atmosphere of your style and décor. If you decided to decorate your living-room in a traditional style, don’t buy a modern sofa. It will only create disorder!
In a living-room be sure to set the TV in front of the sofa. You will also need a small coffee table. On one of the walls arrange small photographs. Hang a clock on the wall. Such décor on the walls creates a cozy living-room. And, finally, living plants in pots will be an ideal addition to the design of the living-room.
Look at the gallery of images that we have chosen for you. We hope that you will find your idea for arranging a living room.
Images of the best ideas for decorating your living room