Druhomes.com – Creating a cozy and attractive decoration is an essential thing for you to do as a homeowner. Decorating with these characters will give you comfort and enthusiasm in all your activities. Creating a comfortable and beautiful decoration you also have to do in small or large interior sizes. Each interior size will give you its advantages and disadvantages. In a large interior, you can be more free and flexible to create the decorations you want. Meanwhile, in a small interior, there are various challenges that you must face. Therefore, in this article, we will discuss 18 Small Space Decorating Mistakes You Should Avoid. By knowing about the various mistakes in decorating a small space, you can be more effective and efficient in creating the interior of any room in your home. Let’s discuss!
Wrong Color Selection
The first mistake in decorating a small space in your home is choosing the wrong color. Color in a home interior has a huge impact on the atmosphere and mood you create. Therefore, in a small space, you can use colors that give a bright, spacious, and clean atmosphere. This of course will eliminate a cramped and uncomfortable impression. In addition, using bright colors will also make it easier for you to create decorations in the style you want.
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The Size of The Furniture is Too Big
In addition to choosing the wrong color, you also need to avoid mistakes in choosing the furniture you use. The furniture you use will play an important role in the comfort of all your daily activities. Therefore, make sure you use the right furniture design, style, and size. Avoid using furniture that is too large in a small interior. Thus, you can save space that you can use for anything you need. Use the size of the furniture according to your decorative needs and functional needs.
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Wrong Bed Size
The size of the bed in a small interior also greatly affects the comfort and appearance. This is very important for you to pay attention to in your bedroom. Use a bed that is harmonious with the interior layout of your bedroom. With a bed of the right size, you can create a small bedroom that is comfortable and enjoyable for you to relax, sleep and do activities. Also, choose a bed design according to the interior style that you create in your bedroom.
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Crowded Table Surface
The next small space decorating mistake that you need to pay attention to is the table surface you have. A table is a place that you can use for your various needs. You can use the table for your activities, put decorations, put your things and so on. This makes the table an essential thing for you to pay attention to its neatness. Do not let you have a table that is too crowded in the interior. Crowded tables will reduce comfort and make your interior messy.
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Using Curtains That Are Too Thick
You also need to pay close attention to the use of curtains in your small interior. This is to create a neat and beautiful appearance without excessive concepts. Therefore, in choosing the type and design of the curtain, you can determine it according to the interior style you create. Avoid using curtains that are too thick, too big, and have too many patterns. This is so that the curtain accent that should be elegant does not become a tacky accent for you to use.
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Using Too Many Wall Art
In a small interior space, avoid using too much wall art in it. Using wall art is great for creating an artistic and aesthetic accent. However, you need to pay attention to the composition that you create on your walls. Wall art that is too much and excessive will make the interior feel more cramped. This is certainly not something you would expect as a homeowner. Therefore, adjust the use of your wall art to the size and interior style of your home.
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Less Use of Vertical Storage
The next mistake in decorating a small space in your home is not using vertical storage. Storage is a very useful piece of furniture for you to use to create a neater and more organized interior. However, in a small space, you need to use storage as effectively and efficiently as possible. Therefore, use vertical or hanging storage as a solution to this. You can use vertical storage in various types and designs that you want and need.
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Less Utilizing Interior Corners
In addition to using vertical storage, another thing you can do to create a neat home interior is to take advantage of interior corners. Interior corners are often left out when creating a home interior layout. Though interior corners are very useful if you create the right interior concept. You can use the interior corners of your home for various things such as furniture, decorations, and other purposes you want.
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Less Use of Multifunctional Furniture
The mistake in creating decorations in the next limited space is the lack of use of multi-functional furniture. Multifunctional furniture is a very effective alternative for you to use in the interior of your small home. Using this type of furniture will save space in the interior but still provide functional value according to your needs. You can use multifunctional furniture in the design, concept, and style that you need every day in your home.
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Less Use of Skylight Roofs
You also need to pay attention to the lighting in the interior of a small space in your home. Good lighting will give you an interior look and atmosphere that feels brighter, spacious, and cozy. For that, the use of skylight roofs can be your choice in creating good lighting. This type of roof is rarely noticed by many homeowners. In fact, in the right concept, you can create a bright and comfortable small house interior using this skylight roof.
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Poor Lighting Concepts
The next mistake in decorating a small space in your home is creating poor lighting. Poor lighting will give you a gloomy and uncomfortable atmosphere. This of course will also affect your mood in daily activities in your home. Therefore, you need to create optimal lighting in the interior of your small house. You can create optimal lighting using a variety of ways, such as using LED lights, windows, roof skylights, and so on according to your needs.
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Chandeliers That Are Too Big
Errors in choosing a chandelier will also greatly affect the comfort and appearance of the interior of your home. You need to determine the chandelier in the right size, design, and style in the small space you have. For that, use chandeliers with the right size proportions in the interior of your home. Chandeliers that are too large will make the interior feel cramped and uncomfortable. Meanwhile, chandeliers that are too small will provide inefficient lighting.
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Minimal Natural Lighting
To solve the problem of lighting in the interior of a small space in your home, you can use natural lighting sources. Natural lighting will greatly save space in the interior of your home. This is because you do not need to use a lot of lights to create good lighting throughout the day. You can use a variety of natural lighting that you want, especially windows with large sizes.
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A window with a small size in a small space is a mistake that you should avoid. This is because of the importance of windows for your daily comfort in the interior of your home. Windows have a variety of functions that are essential for you and your family. You can get good lighting with the right window size. In addition, you will also get good air circulation in your home. Therefore, create a window design that is not too small in your small house.
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Improper Layout Arrangement
The next mistake you should avoid in decorating a small space is using an inappropriate layout. The layout is an essential thing for you to pay close attention to in your home. This applies to all room sizes, both small and large. Therefore, in the interior of a small space, you need to determine your layout well. This is so that every activity and your mobility is more comfortable, effective, and efficient. In addition, a good layout will also make the interior appearance of your small house more neat and beautiful.
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Using Too Many Patterns
Patterns and textures in the interior of the house are aesthetic and unique things for you to create. Use a variety of patterns and textures to create your character and expression in decorating. Moreover, you can choose the various styles you want for the patterns you use. You can use this pattern for any furniture, decorations, and accessories you want. But you need to pay attention, avoid creating too many patterns in the interior of your home. Too many patterns in the interior will give the appearance of being crowded, tacky and excessive. Create patterns and textures in small interiors in harmony with the style of the house you use.
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Disharmonious Visual Scene
The beauty and comfort in a home interior are greatly influenced by the visual scene you create. You can create this scene by using various things such as furniture, decorations, and accessories in the interior. Therefore, so that the appearance of a small interior in your home is more beautiful and comfortable, you must create a harmonious visual scene. To create it, you need to use furniture, decorations, and accessories in a harmonious style and design. Meanwhile, avoid using many styles in one small interior concept in your home.
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Using Small Furniture, But Too Much
Using small furniture in a small space is an effective thing for you to do in saving space. This will give you more space for your various other needs in the interior. However, a mistake that often occurs is the use of small furniture that is too excessive. Even though the furniture and decorations you use are small and minimalist, don’t use them excessively in your home. Use what you need so that every activity and your mobility in the house is more comfortable and enjoyable without a crowded atmosphere.
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Thus our discussion of 18 Small Space Decorating Mistakes You Should Avoid. By knowing the various mistakes in decorating a small space, you can stay away from them and fix them. This will help you to create a more comfortable and beautiful interior for your daily use. Therefore, you can apply the various tips and discussions above to the various interiors of the small room that you have. You can apply it to your living room, dining room, bedroom to your bathroom. With the right concept, style, and interior design, you can create the coziest and attractive home interior. Therefore, create the interior of your home creatively in the right way. Happy decorating!