What do you expect when you get home from finishing a ton of work? Of course, you want to release your stress and relax. You want to enjoy your free time and have a high-quality rest.
But have you ever felt that sometimes, your house – just being in it – can be overwhelming? Probably it is because you’ve allowed the dust to accumulate and forgot to clean your house for days. Or maybe you can’t figure out the reason.
The answer might also lie in your house decorations or layout. The misplaced objects and collection of things you don’t need will also bring stress to yourself. When you feel that you need to change your house layout, it is the perfect time for you to choose house decorations that will make your day better.
Refresh Your House
When your house is too empty (devoid of dÃ©cor), the feeling of boredom will distract your mind. It will make you feel as if you’re trapped in a bare white place, and it makes you feel weary.
You need a pop of color to brighten your day!
Research tells us that placing an indoor plant can boost your mood. An indoor plant can create a relaxing atmosphere and freshen the air in your home. But what if you’re incapable of taking care of the plants? You might even think you can kill a cactus. Should you buy an artificial plant to fill the space in your house?
Although it can be an option for a busy person, an artificial plant doesn’t freshen your indoor air or provide as much relaxation as when you take care of a real plant. It’s best to try your hand at a real one. Here are suitable plants for a beginner and occupied person.
Low Maintenance Plants: Marble Queen Pothos and ZZ plant. These two plants can endure low light or the lack of light. It can withstand infrequent watering, too. Remember, though, that infrequent watering doesn’t mean you can neglect these plants and leave them withered to death.
Narrow-spaced Plants: Snake Plant and the Succulents. These plants do not require too much space, especially for the Snake Plant. It will grow upwards. Thus, you can place them anywhere that needs an additional color. Snake plants can help you to clear the air. It makes them become an even better indoor plant.
To step up your indoor plant decoration, one of the most popular plants is Monstera. It helps you to balance your energy and boost your mood. Now, are you ready to choose your plants?
Embracing minimalism doesn’t mean emptying your house of fixtures and furniture. Doing so would cause a feeling of emptiness instead of calmness and relaxation.
Having minimalist decor means filling your home with just a small selection of carefully curated, meaningful objects. It is about creating empty spaces among items and choosing a neutral color without too much pattern.
Here are some home decors that will brighten your day.
Maybe you don’t want to fill your house with too many pictures, but you still need some decorations.
Acrylic decorations can be a perfect choice for you because it brings elegance and a positive vibe to a minimalist home design. Acrylic ornaments can be in the form of figurines or words of encouragement. To create a customized decor, you may need an acrylic laser cutter. It is most likely that you don’t have a machine to do that, but you can find stores that provide these customized acrylic decorations.
Select the pictures that will spark joy whenever you see them, whether it is your wedding picture or even your first birthday party. Print the picture and decide where you want to put them. You can hang the photo or have it placed on the table.
Decorating your house with a framed picture of your family will bring the feeling ofwarmth and coming home.
A relaxing scent has a way of easing your anxiety and stress. It creates comfort to soothe your mind and make you feel better.
Studies have proven that lavender makes someone feel relaxed and boosts productivity. If you’re not too fond of lavender, there are other relaxing scents you might prefer, such as peppermint, ylang-ylang, or lemon.
Having relaxing scents greet you after a stressful day enhances your mood and boosts your rest’s quality.
Placing some plants to create a pop of energizing color will boost your energy. Having a relaxing scent and filling your house with positive vibes through your decorations will bring you joy and lift your mood. Choosing the perfect house decorations will help you to relax and clear your mind. The quality of your rest will define your performance tomorrow.