You have just moved into your new house. The rooms are just empty spaces and now you have the task of filling them up to make them more inviting. The furniture and décor you select will be part of your house for years to come. Therefore, you have to make one of the biggest choices concerning your house now. Here are some guidelines for selecting your house furniture and décor.
The first thing is to consider your personality. You will spend roughly over a third of your time in the house. Therefore, you have to be comfortable being there. Choose furniture and décor which reflect your personality and you will always feel “at home” in your house. Let the buying decision be made by you (and partner if you move in together).
The second thing to consider is the colors of the walls. Furniture and décor need to blend in with the color of the walls and other surfaces in the house. If you own the house and don’t like the wall color, then repainting will be necessary.
Third, consider the size of the rooms in the house. For small rooms, find small pieces of furniture which will not make it even smaller. Larger rooms can handle more furniture but don’t overcrowd the rooms.
Fourth, consider each room individually. Each room serves its purpose and the furniture and décor in the room should enhance this. For example, if you have your home office, buy furniture and décor which will enable you to work comfortably. Do not add furniture and décor which will distract you from our work.
Fifth, always have in mind the type of furniture or décor which will be the centerpiece of each room. If you decide on a painting as the centerpiece of your living room, use it as the focal point when arranging the other furniture and décor in this room.
Sixth, consider the cost of furnishing your house room by room. This can add up to huge sums of money. You can however save some money when you shop using Kohl’s coupons for furniture and décor. The money saved can be used on other expenses since you have just moved in.
The seventh thing to consider is the amount of time you will need to complete furnishing and decorating the whole house. It cannot all be done in one day. Furnishing and decorating your house can even take your whole life so keep in mind the different additions you can bring in with time.
Selecting furniture and décor for your house is a fun activity. You get to buy things that you like to make your home look great. It is a continual process so always keep in mind the different ways you can make your house look better.