Spring is at the door. With it comes the warmer days and the desire to spend more time outside, in the garden, or on the balcony. But the truth is that the house’s interior can and should also be decorated to reflect the arrival of the new season. Although it is still not noticeable. It’s cold, and the gray days seem to have returned! If you are one of us and want to get into Spring mode quickly, bring the new season indoors, and you will see that your spirit will help to infect São Pedro.
Wallpaper, an “outdoor” room or neons. All deocrative trends can make a difference and give your home a new lease of life. This Spring, bet on colors in the bathroom, in a bolder style in the children’s room, or by neon letters anywhere in the house. Need more ideas? Here are some. The houses are filled with flowers, colors, plants, and light with the new season. Here are some tips for renovating spaces.
1- Change the textiles
In winter, it is natural to use heavier textiles and warmer materials, which help to warm up and make the home more comfortable. With the arrival of the warmer days, you can exchange these textiles for lighter ones, which maintain the level of comfort at home, but which are more suited to the new season. Try to choose textiles in lighter colors or evoke nature for an extra touch of Spring in your home. This is valid for blankets, blankets, pillows, and even rugs.
2- Decorate with flowers
Flowers are synonymous with Spring. In this season, they begin to awaken and color the world with their colors. If you have a garden, use some of the flowers to decorate the house’s interior, putting a mixture of your favorites in a vase with water to keep them longer. You can also buy flowers at a florist and use them to bring your home to life. The vases don’t need to be decorated too much, and you can even reuse glass jars to create a completely personalized vase.
3- Change the walls of the house
If you look for a more “radical” way to bring spring home, painting the walls can be a good idea. Choose bright colors, like yellow, or play with pastel tones, which are very appropriate for the season. Green is also a very suitable color, used in accent walls to reinforce the connection to nature in a given room. If you don’t want to paint, you can choose a wallpaper that appeals to you and brings the joy and vivacity of Spring into your home.
4- Indoor plants
Indoor plants are never enough, whatever the season, but Spring brings with it the desire to have even more plants indoors. If you don’t own a lot of gardening knowledge, try to choose species that are easy to care for. Cactuses and succulents are a good choice for beginners, but you don’t have to limit yourself to these plants. If you already have more experience, you can venture out with species that need more care or specific conditions to survive.
5- Let the light in
After the cold and gray days of winter, the light of Spring is a blessing. So try to let natural light enter your home as much as possible, using light curtains that let the sun’s rays in. After all, there is no need to use artificial light so much in our home with longer days. Whenever possible, he also tries to open the windows to help air the house after winter and thus renew the air.
6- Start with a deep clean
There is nothing like the first rays of the sun to start emptying drawers and cupboards. More than a deep cleaning, it’s a genuine soul renewing! Spring brings us the energy of regeneration, and we have to take advantage of it to throw away everything that doesn’t matter and is accumulated weight in our lives! Assemble space for new energies to enter your home. Believe that you will feel like new! Start with the clothes closet and give everything you haven’t worn in the last two years! Do you accept the challenge? Of course, there are timeless pieces that are excluded by nature.
7- Use and abuse of wallpapers
A quick and straightforward way to completely change the atmosphere of your home is to use wallpaper in the new decor. Wallpaper has returned to the spotlight, and nowadays, there are patterns and prices to suit all tastes. In addition, the application is high-speed and straightforward. Choose a pattern that gives a natural touch to the environment – it can be more neutral, with African or exotic motifs. A “look” refers to travels and faraway places capable of putting away the gray days once and for all!
8- Create mini-gardens indoors
Don’t have a terrace or garden to be close to nature? Create a mini-garden in a minimal space, and you will always have nature by your side. Make one or several terrariums with the species you like best. It’s an excellent way to stay grounded and give your home a more natural look. It sounds quirky, but the truth is that it has a therapeutic effect. Another way to feel Spring around is to use and abuse plants flowers. You can combine the useful with the pleasant and arrange some vases with aromatic plants such as lemon thyme, basil, chilies, etc.
9- Take a risk and paint the walls
Spring is the ideal time to give a new color to the walls and dare to do something different. Have you tried radically changing the color of the room? It’s not painting the wall red or orange! No intense and very vivid colors in a space dedicated to relaxation. But how about a dark or pastel-colored wall? Get inspired by new season decoration magazines and choose an environment you like.
10- Renew the look of bookshelves
Shelves don’t have to be monotonous or have the books arranged in the same way. Organize books by themes and sizes and arrange them differently. Some vertically and some horizontally. Intersperses plants and decorative objects. Uses lighting and frames to compose the scenery. Think of the shelf as a visual composition and not as a library. Makes use of the color palette in an organized way.
11- Prepare a new pillow fight
One of the cheapest, quickest, and most effective ways to completely renew a home’s decor is to change everything textiles, starting with the pillows. Sometimes you need to change the sofa and armchair cushions to make it look like you’ve changed the whole decor. But if you want a total change, in addition to the pillows, bet on decorative blankets and also change the curtains. With a simple exchange, you can have a room and a truly spring room.
12- Spring is not seen, it is felt
And to complete the “look,” a final touch – a few drops of perfume. For you to truly feel Spring at home, you should make use of spring essences. Replaces candles and air fresheners with fresh scents like orange blossom, fig, lavender, or pomegranate.
Aromas have strong suggestive power and are essential for changing the mood. So if you want to get into Spring mode quickly, try these three steps: buy some new pillows for the living room, light a fig candle and start reading.
Spring is nature saying: “It is time to be reborn.”
13- Give a natural touch to the bathroom using wallpaper
Wallpapering a bathroom is among the preferences of Houzz users. At the top of the preferences are nature-related wallpapers such as green or blue and natural motifs such as fish, shells, and marine life in general.
14- Dare to put a different bed in the children’s room
It is a trend in the decoration of children’s rooms. This type of structure’s ease of cleaning and resistance is winning over Houzz users and professionals. Children’s bedding is perfect for this style, giving the room a completely different touch. In general, stripes are among the favorite patterns, but geometric and exotic prints also follow.
15- Choose a neon to make it different
Neon is a great idea to give a contemporary touch to any space. Widely used in advertising, in the 1940s, it returned to interior design in force, bringing a touch of color and grace into the home. They can be used in the kitchen, bedroom, or living room. A recommendation: bet on combining pink and white.
16- “Tuning” the balcony
If you want to prepare your house for Spring, don’t forget to visit the balcony, terrace, or garden. It incorporates colored benches and chairs. We generally look for comfortable spaces that are quick to maintain, but offer a ‘splash’ of color. As confirmed by the latest Houzz study on landscaping trends, the goal of refurbishing an outdoor space is generally about building a comfortable place where you can relax (61%) and organize meals with friends and family (52 %).
17- Bet on a minimalist bedroom in shades of gray
In general, the bed should be the main element. Place it in the center of the space and, if possible, dispense with the bedside table. It’s a good idea to combine fabrics of different shades of white and gray in bedding. As for materials, it is best to choose light and smooth textures such as linen, cotton, or velvet. Contemporary and fresh, one of the favorite combinations among Houzz users is to leave the walls in shades of white and play with the gray tones in the furniture.