Using Art Decor in Home and Office

Most people would jump at the chance to have their home decorated, but are afraid because of time or money to do it themselves. You are lucky, this article will give you some good tips on how you can renew the look of your house, and how to incorporate fine art into your design. Keep reading to learn how.

Before you start any design work, decide what mood you are going for. You can take your room in an exciting, vibrant direction or keep things calm and serene by choosing the right art decor. Choosing the mood of the room will help you choose more cohesive decorations in order to create a better room.

Whitfield Fine Art

Whitfield Fine Art (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Removing clutter is the best way to prepare for your home decorating project. Almost every home can use a thorough cleaning by emptying out drawers and closets of old things that are not used anymore. Give excess things to a recycling center, to charity, or try to have a garage sale to get rid of some of them.

Whenever you are hanging wall art in a room, it is extremely important to hang it at eye level in order to get the best effect. If you hang art too high, you run the risk of throwing the whole room off balance, and making it appear small.

When designing a kid's room, fix it from a kid's perspective. Children will likely have very different ideas about what their rooms should look like than you do. It's important to use furniture and items that are made for a child's height and easy to access with their small hands. Look at the furniture and decorations like your child would to determine if everything is safe.

As you can see from the article, it doesn't take someone with tremendous creativity to create a whole new look to their home, and wall art decor -- from family photos to fine art prints -- can make the difference. Even if you've never thought of yourself as a creative person, you can explore your own potential by giving your home a makeover.



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