Building a dream home, when moving into a new house, can be a daunting task. The challenge is always on the must-haves needed to create a one of a kind atmosphere. However, if you know what you want to achieve a dream home, things could get easier.
So if you’ve just finished buying a house, here are the first décor musts when moving into a new home.
Fresh Coat of Paint
The best way to make a new house feel like home is by applying a fresh coat of paint that creates a unique theme. That said, this would be the best time to brighten any dark room with a light color, such as trim color white. Instead of committing to one bold color for all the rooms, you can apply more than one shade. Likewise, you can opt for an accent wall if you want a contrasting color.
Mirrors are some of the best home decor accessories for brightening up any room given their ability to reflect more light in addition to making spaces appear much larger. In addition to mirrors, a lamp or a light fixture in a dark room or staircase can go a long way in brightening the space while adding a touch of glamour.
In The Bedroom
The bedroom is where you are likely to spend most of your time after a long day at work. Likewise, it would be essential to add more décor as a way of creating a uniquely relaxing atmosphere. The windows, in this case, should be able to allow the perfect amount of light.
If you are the kind of person that wakes up early, then going with lightly colored windows that block too much light should help. Similarly, if you start the morning late, then darker tone windows would fit the bill.
A good bed frame and mattress are paramount for good night sleep and waking up the next day feeling fresh and rejuvenated. Some of the other key accessories to incorporate in the bedroom include a rug as well as a dresser and nightstands. An oversized mirror should add a touch of glamour, especially if the room is small.
When it comes to decorating the living room, a couch of the right size, as well as color, should add to the mix. You can add some fuzzy cushions to warm up the room. While decorating the living room, let the sofa color, dictate the rest of the space as a way of setting the overall tone.
A big TV screen or any other entertainment center would go a long way in spicing up the living room. A small coffee or accent table should add to the mix as well as accent chairs for more sitting area. In addition, you can choose a textured wallpaper to spice up the living room walls in addition to the fresh coat of paint. Art for the walls can also come in handy.
The living room will not be complete without a perch for stacking some of your art collections. Likewise, there should be a dining area for entertaining guests at the dream home. Similarly, go with the dining table of the right size and shape, able to appease future entertaining ambitions
In The Kitchen
New apartments are usually not that appealing, as they are developed with renters in mind. In addition to buying cooking essentials, you may have to upgrade the overall outlook of the kitchen to give it a unique taste.
If space allows, this would be the perfect time to add a dining table. A statement light fixture placed on top of the dining table should crown the kitchen in addition to elevating space and adding interest. Likewise, you can add some artwork on the walls as well as incorporate herb planters and pretty linens.
Organize Storage Space
If your family is growing in numbers, then prior to moving into a new home, make sure you have sufficient storage space. You can create additional storage space by converting empty spaces into closets and storage cabinets for storing items. An indented wall can, in this case, act as a perfect spot for a bookcase.
A sleek bookshelf for displaying your library collection can also come in handy in adding a touch of glamour to the living room. Likewise, you can have a shelf in your bedroom to store your most prized objects. Large or small, this is a must-have storage solution in any new home.
Get Your Decorating On
Decorating a new home should be done right away and before one moves in. It is much easier to get projects like flooring and painting while the house is empty unlike when there are items that need to be moved from one place to another. While decorating it is important to stick to a given theme as a way of giving the house a natural well-defined look.
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