Those working on interior design knows the struggle of decorate a small house. Despite small homes are extremely comfortable and charming they can be a challenge to remember for. In a tiny amount of area we have to pull together sofas, tables, chairs, and the list goes on and on. That’s why i put together a list of 2018 trends and tips to make your house look bigger. Take a look !
1. Make sure you have enough natural lighting
One of the most luxurious trends 2018 are large windows – natural lighting instantly opens up any space and provides a modern look at the same time.
2. Use raised sofas and armchairs
Opt for sofas and armchairs that are raised on legs, which creates a sense of light and space.
3. Go for wall-to-wall bookcases
Unlike the old rule that small furniture is the only way to go in a small house, using a wall-to-wall bookcase in your home decor will expand the way your high ceiling looks and at the same time provide a great amount of storage.
4. Use neutral colors
Use bright and neutral colors like white, grey and beige, they give the illusion of a bigger and more organized space. There’s no wonder why the minimalist design has become a huge trend.
5. Include mirrors
Mirrors are a key element of any home decor in our humble opinion, but they sure are much more essential in a small house. The reflection will expand your space visually.
6. Paint your ceiling with a bright color
Using a bright color for your ceiling will drive they eye upward, creating the illusion of a higher ceiling. Take advantage of color trends 2018 to use and abuse of color!
7. Hang artwork
A smaller house doesn’t mean it can’t have a little drama. Artwork can make any room feel more luxurious and bigger in the process. If you have space for artwork, you sure must have space for everything right?
8. Use a statement piece
It’s easy to assume that you should decorate a small space with small furniture, right? But one prominent furniture piece such as a statement armchair will keep the space uncluttered and open.