Saturday, 19 October 2013
Your home should stand out and represent you. If you are deciding, or thinking about re-designing your home, you may be feeling overwhelmed by the many different designs out there. Maybe you have looked at some of the many show rooms displaying interior design Christchurch has to offer and seen a living room set up that caught your eye. You could try to recreate it. Just give it a go - you could well be delighted by the result.
Everybody has their own individual taste, as well as wants, for the outcome of their new interior design. Figuring out which design to go with is actually easier than many people think. In general, when people come into your home you would probably like them to feel relaxed, happy and welcome.
First of all you need to decide whether you want each individual room in your home to have a different design or whether you want a single theme throughout. Keep in mind that it is your house and therefore your choice is what matters. It is all about what fits you and what you enjoy and like. If you are choosing to go with different themes, it is a good idea to keep some of the rooms more neutral and plain. This will help to balance some of the more attention grabbing design ideas and reduce the impression of chaos.
Now that you have decided whether to do the entire home with one design or do your rooms individually, you can begin to think about what designs you like. A great place to start is to think about places that you have visited. Have you been on any trips where the place was absolutely breathtaking? The Alps are on your doorstep and a beautiful painting or photograph could bring them into your home in a meaningful way. Perhaps the meandering River Avon comes to mind. Why not incorporate this into your home in the form of a photograph or water feature. If it brings you peace and tranquility then why not share that?