Everyone has their own idea how their living space should look like, but when it’s time to design it, you can easily make mistakes. When you end up with something you don’t like it can be hard to fix the mistake and return to the original look you wanted. Most of the times homeowners have no idea what they did wrong and why their house doesn’t look like they envisioned it. Here are the most common home decor mistakes and how to fix them.
Your rug is the wrong size
Picking the most beautiful vintage area rugs for your room is easy, but finding the right size is not that easy. In the bedroom the rug should extend beyond the bed sides, allowing you to put your feet on it every morning and complementing the room. In the dining room, the rug should extend beyond the chairs, no matter how large is the table.
Most people are too afraid to choose the items they like, as they feel they might fail with their home decor. This often leads to plain homes, where there are no personal touches. Such a room is boring and doesn’t say anything about people who live there. To avoid this, think what you want from the room. Do you want to create calm, relaxing space where you can enjoy a book or you want to feel energized each time you enter that room? Once you’ve picked the theme, you can stick to it, buying items which respect this theme.
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