What kind of adventure will you have this summer? Will you jet off overseas to one of the safe-list countries, plan a memorable staycation, or invest some time and money in your home. If it’s the latter don’t forget your sense of adventure – or creativity – make use of these adventurous decorating ideas for summer
When you think of the word “adventure” does your mind immediately move to images of the deep jungle and cutting your way through vines and thickets like Tarzan in search of lost treasure? Okay, perhaps not, still one way to bring adventure into your home is with more green things.
House plants are low-cost extras, you can pick nice ones up locally, buy them online, or even trade for them. House plants absorb carbon dioxide and combine it with water to create sugar to eat – the by-product is lovely oxygen.
Decorating Ideas for Summer : Best Materials
When you get adventurous with the home decoration you don’t want to invest in expensive materials that may not work out at the same time you want great looking, functional, low-cost materials that give your home a new finish – that’s exactly what waterproof shower wall panels can do.
Instead of replacing the ceramic tiles with a new design why not slash the cost and get the same high-quality finish with PVC wall panels. Shower wall panels are cheaper but they cover more space than tiles, and you can also buy them in a wide range of colours and patterns.
How good are your DIY skills? If you’re not that great then hold your breath, because if there’s one fundamental thing every adventurer needs it’s the desire to try something new. The good news is that DIY skills are easier than ever to learn on the Internet – just watch some videos.
With those recently acquired DIY skills or those DIY skills that you’ve recently sharpened, you can upcycle the furniture in your home and turn it into all kinds of adventurous colours and patterns. You can choose to upcycle your own furniture or buy some from a local thrift store.
Colours and Fixings
If you’re feeling a little bit bored with your home at the moment it’s time to get adventurous, ponder the place for a little while, and ask yourself what colours, patterns, and fixing would complement or contrast with space.
Accent walls are a great way to go because they add another dimension of interest to your home, they are not hard to make and they can be changed according to the spirit of the year. Fixings are also a great way to upgrade your kitchen and bathroom.
Decorating Ideas for Summer: Downsizing
Downsizing here doesn’t mean selling everything off and moving into a caravan or a tiny home – although that certainly would be adventurous. No, downsizing here means finding creative solutions to clear up the clutter in your living space conveniently.
This is the key to maintaining a clutter-free home, the items need to be within arms reach but at the same time easily put away when they aren’t being used. The best way to do this is with a fancy storage box.