Tag: interior design
The Correlation Between Colors And Daylight In The Living Room – The living room style and color choices are inevitably dictated by size, use and environment and this particularly relevant when hot colors in living room are introduced. The first consideration is the living room setting, that is which direction it faces, how much light it gets, and how the light comes into the room at different times throughout the day. The dull grey light of northern hemisphere affects color, and the way it works with other colors, plus the atmosphere it creates.
Upcoming Spring In Green Tones – Spring is an ideal time to consider green, not least because it is reflected in every budding flower and blade of grass, but there’s also the thought that a green room will bring luck—decidedly the case for a few shamrock shades. Green color symbolize nature, ecology, health and known to be calming and relaxing which will create a healing force. The use of shades of green is a response to the ‘nature deficit’ to replenish, nourish and energize our minds.
Fireplace Mantels Improve Your Interior Design – Fireplace mantels can make or break the interior design of a room whether you use your fireplace or not. Because a fireplace takes up a large section of a wall or dominate a corner, they naturally draw the eye when you first walk into a room. Go for the “cool” factor by incorporating a great design or material in your fireplace mantel.
Most people perceive fireplace mantels as those shelves that extend out beyond the firebox. However, a mantel can encompass not only an ornamental framing around the firebox, but also the facing which makes up the outside of the fireplace “wall”. If your fireplace has a mantel shelf, the panel or area above it can also be construed as part of the mantel as well.