January 19, 2016
There are tons of benefits in living in a minimally styled home. It’s visually pleasing, easy-to-maintain and it gives your mind a well-deserved peace after a long day at work.
The minimalist theme is one of the hardest themes to abide to as it takes a lot of skills, restraint and a whole lot of discipline to keep things simple and minimal. This style may not go well with homeowners who have many items to store at home, or you’ll risk spending a sum of carpentry for storage solutions.
If you’re ready to live in a room that oozes sophistication and elegance, this how you can increase the appeal of your home:
1. Go for Clean Surfaces and Neutral Colours
Light, neutral colours lend an airy, open feel. Do away with confusing knick-knacks or bright accents.
2. Have Essential Pieces of Furniture
Muted colours when paired with little furniture creates an almost zen atmosphere of simplicity.
3. Let Natural Light Seep In
Bright, airy homes are popular among homeowners and it’s not hard to see why. It’s moodlifting, breathes life and lights up corners of the house.
4. Have Open Spaces
Open spaces make the floor plan look visually spacious. If you need to demarcate spaces, opt for subtler options such as with foldable panels or a rug.
5. A Quirky Piece Is Fine
Going minimal doesn’t mean you do away with art or décor pieces. For wall art, keep it simple and make sure its size is less than 20% of the wall area. Objects such as vases or floor lamps are fine as well.
Want to embrace a happy and calm home? Drop us a complimentary quote request today and we will match you with 5 trusted interior firms that best match your renovation requirements.
Not ready to speak to an interior designer yet? Start your renovation research early with Qanvast. Browse thousands of local homes and save ideas for your new nest! The app can be downloaded free on the App Store and Google Play.
Works around with limited budget, easy to clean, and makes space looks expansive, what’s not to love about such designs? It’s no wonder homeowners love bright and airy homes! Step in and see it for yourself.
An organised, simple and easy to maintain home can do wonders to relieve the stress and frustration in your everyday life. Check out our selection of home designs that are fuss-free and minimise cleaning time.
Clean lines, neutral colour palettes, and keeping home accents to the bare essentials. These are what make up many modern homes today. Step into these 7 homes to see how they achieve a clutter-free living environment while looking effortlessly appealing.