Have you been feeling stressed, tired, cranky, or just in a gloomy mood all the time? This may be a good time to look at your home and all the sources of natural lighting. It has been proven that people act and feel better when their home has enough natural lighting. Even in those rooms that seem like a dark cave, there are ways to brighten them. Whether you prefer more natural lighting or to choose finishes that can brighten up the room and your mood. Here are the best tips for bringing more light into the darkest of interiors.
1. Stroll through your home and survey the dim regions:
If you’ve been living in your home for some time, undoubtedly you are used to its dull interior. Storage rooms, living room and family rooms that don’t get enough regular natural light, or potentially the present paint color palette and dim furniture are making your interior feel like a dark gap. Before you can brighten up your interior, you should find what elements are causing the dim feeling. Improve windows or lighter hues on your walls or perhaps less massive and dark furniture in your home.
2. Blend and match rich shading neutrals and white in your stylistic theme:
If your home needs some glow, look to rich bodied neutrals, for example, coffee cocoa, camel tan, and warm rust hues. The cocoa, white, and tan groups of hues are to a great degree flexible and look awesome when put alongside dim wood floors, entryways, and substantial wood furniture.
3. Mix lighter finishes among dark kitchen cabinetry:
If you cherish the look of dark-hued and rich kitchen cabinetry and darker flooring, consider utilizing lighter finishes for your countertops or blend and match lighter cabinetry close to your darker ones. You will be amazed how your kitchen is much more pleasant to work in when it has a lot of light and feels open.
4. Conveying light to your dark, dramatic room:
There is something to be said for a dark and refined space! At the point when the bedding, walls, flooring, and embellishments are all dark it can make a brilliant sanctum to get comfortable in after a stressful workday. Look to inventive lighting in display built-in in racks or under lighting from the cabinet and emphasize lighting apparatuses, for example, pendants and table lights with delicate light shades will do the trick!
5. Creating a harmony amongst light and dark in bedrooms:
A bedroom is one of the only places in your home that you can really call ‘yours’ and you don’t need to satisfy your visitors, the only important individual is you! Accordingly, create a balance with your design style. If you have dark interior walls, why not make a contrast with lightly colored bedding like soft ecru, varied shades of white, or butter yellow sheets, throw pillows, and décor to give your bedroom an adjusted and unwinding feel.
Do you have a room that you can hardly wait to paint but leery of which dark interior painting colors you should choose? Schedule an appointment for an estimate with Marc Poulos Painting in Arlington Heights, IL by calling (847) 483-9094.
Marc Poulos began his real estate and financial services career, but he soon realized that his true passion was beautifying homes. He started working with various small craftsman shops before serving an apprenticeship with the Ritz Carlton Hotel in Chicago. His commitment to excellence won him Top Apprentice from Washburne trade school in Chicago – the country’s premier school of its kind.