Create A Relaxing
Ambiance At Home
Make some changes in your home decor to calm your nerves and release stress
In our fast-paced and chaotic lives, we're always seeking ways to relax and de-stress from the hectic daily schedules. For some, that means watching a favourite TV show or having a massage at the spa, but we often forget about our homes and the impact of its design on relaxation. Here we suggest the following tips for creating relaxation-inspired home decor:
The kitchen is often called the heart of the home, so it's wise to invest in kitchen materials that are better for you and your family. Caesarstone and silestone countertops are hypo allergenic, non-porous, resistant to stains, ultra strong, and will always look elegant and amazing.
Consider using streamlined high gloss laminated fronts on cabinets for a sleek and clean look and use pull-out drawers behind each cabinet for more storage space. Remember, being organised can make anyone feel less stressed.
By simply changing your shower head, you can get the true relaxing, spa-like experience. There are a variety of options available in the market, choose the one that suits you well. Go for a stylish shower that has a spray selector located right on the handle, so you can change the spray settings from circular massage to full body coverage without having to reach through the water stream.
Use monochromatic colours as they make you feel relax from the moment you walk in your stylish bathroom. By installing a glass shower enclosure, you'll be able to show off the gorgeous tiles, update the look of your bathroom and make it look larger.
A natural material like grass cloth wallpaper is a great way to add colour and texture to your walls in your living room, it has a very relaxed and sophisticated appeal to it. Paint the walls in a colour that conveys the feeling of relaxation like light shades of cream, white or green. Mix in a few natural elements like wood chairs and tables, cozy blankets, and fresh flowers, and you'll have a place that will feel comfortable to come home to every day.
Pick colours that are easy on the eye, like the blues and green, to evoke a sense of rest. Change harsh overhead lighting for architecturally interesting lighting elements such as library sconces; place one on each side of the bed for the perfect reading lights.
Trade out your old worn-out shades for some natural wood blinds or bamboo shades and follow the look by adding soft curtains to block out the light for a restful night's sleep. For any space, a non-cluttered area will help you achieve a relaxed state of mind at home. Keep in mind that being comfortable doesn't mean being trendy; simply create your own style and just do what makes you feel your best.
A beautiful home garden or outdoor living space will provide relaxation and reduce stress for years to come. Imagination, time and creativity are the keys to formulating an enticing outdoor retreat. Plants and trees are powerful enhancers of mental and physical well-being. To make your garden peaceful and inviting, put wildlife around it. Among the things that you can put inside include captivating bird houses, eye-catching water fountains, bird feeders, stands for plants, beautiful planters and pots, garden decors, frog decors and a lot more. Bird's houses can be an excellent decoration in any backyard.
One of the best garden decors are water fountains which bring nature indoors. Nowadays, indoor water fountains are getting popular all over the world because of its benefits. Long time ago, nature lovers found out that the outpouring sound of water is relaxing. This enables individuals to release their daily stresses and provide everyone with tranquility and calmness. Moreover, the soothing flow assists you to have a sound sleep. It also humidifies the atmosphere inside your home or office aside from the fact that the negative ions draw dusts, which make the air suitable to breathe in. The family along with other animals will benefit from having clean air. To heighten your indoor fountain, it's a good thing to put a few luminosities that will cause the water to shine, making it more visually appealing.
Meditate and relax on your backyard balcony oasis after chasing clients, making stressful calls or taking care of the kids all day. Your backyard balcony can provide a calming outdoor spot for you to retreat to when life gets hectic.
Place real or silk palm trees, ferns or other plants in one or more corners of your balcony. The plants help create more greenery and style in a relaxing atmosphere. If you have extra room, hang up hanging plants along the border of your balcony. Place one or more miniature electric waterfalls on the balcony. The sound of flowing water can help relax you while you sit out there. Place one or more lounge chairs on your balcony and include a table too, if you have room. Set an extra flower pot filled with your favourite flowers on the centre of your table.