The good news is that you can modify the living room yourself, as long as you don’t mind some DIY. There are some great and easy ways to update your furnishings. Family portraits are nice but they can feel too formal. Instead, why not frame a photograph you took whilst on holiday? This is still personal but feels more relaxed than a posed portrait. To make the room ready to entertain fake your way to paneled walls. It’s easy to frame walls with some stencils and this will add some dimension and luxury to a space without going overboard.
Create An Ambient Kitchen
Kitchens are often neglected. We see them as a place that has to be fit for function. Whilst this is true, kitchens can be beautiful as well as practical and functional. There are some simple changes you can make yourself, and others which you’ll need the experts for. Lighting is an amazing way to improve the atmosphere of a room. The way a room is lit can have a serious impact on your mood. Companies like Captain Electric are able to fit new electrical systems for you, as well as lighting control systems. This allows you to control the feel of individual rooms. Try positioning a light fitting over the dining room table. This helps to create atmosphere in a room. Copper rimmed lightshades also bring warmth to a room too.
There are some things you can do yourself to amp up the ambiance in the kitchen. Try adding some potted herbs to a windowsill. Plants are said to improve our moods, and they’re also aesthetically pleasing. Similarly, some kitchen accessories like a corkboard or chalkboard are good additions too.