Decorating Your Home the Modern Way

SauravBanerjee By SauravBanerjee, 9th Sep 2015 | Follow this author | RSS Feed | Short URL
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Home decoration is an art and it may not prove an expensive or time consuming affair if you formulate a correct plan based on your needs and limitations. The contractor is there to help you out but it would be best to get yourself involved as well, after all it is your home! The following guidelines will make your job simpler and easier –

Estimating the Cost

Try to estimate the approximate cost well before you start your work. Work out the expenses for the essential materials along with the labor cost. The contractor’s insight is very valuable. So it is absolutely essential to find a knowledgeable and honest individual with whom you can discuss the rates. However, before consulting your contractor, keep no stones unturned for finding out the prevailing market price.

Arranging Funds

The next vital step after estimating the cost in this manner would be to arrange for the funds. Refinancing or home equity loans are the best possible options if you are eyeing for a larger project. But in case your project is not that big enough, credit card payment is the most suitable option.

Visual Parity

Visual parity should be maintained while positioning furniture and decorative pieces. For instance, you should never place a big table lamp on a small table. Again, a large porcelain bowl on a shelf should always be balanced with two contemporary metal wall sculptures on its sides. You must understand that a spacious room is not only visually pleasing but it creates a positive vibe and changes your mood for good.

Focal Point

Take account of every possible minute detail. For instance, well arranged paintings, artwork, photo or a print will provide a modern look and a stylish finishing touch to your room. This kind of visualization and selection of a focal point for starting the furnishing process is extremely important.

Avoid Clutter

Finally, make sure that your walls do not look too cluttered with paintings and photos. Try to achieve a sense of harmony by positioning each and every artwork properly. A single metal wall art instead of several paintings can do the job. However, choose a wall color that helps to depict the images of your paintings clearly.


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author avatar snerfu
10th Sep 2015 (#)

Nice article that outlines the fundamentals of home decoration very well. Enjoyed reading it.

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author avatar SauravBanerjee
10th Sep 2015 (#)

Thanks snerfu.

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