By Jacelyn Hymas. interior. Published at Thursday, August 23rd, 2018 - 15:34:06 PM.
Paint your moldingPlain white molding is to builder-grade homes as tile is to grout: you can't have one without the other. Some homeowners love the clean. bright look. but white molding can seem quite sterile. For a completely personalized look. consider painting your molding to add depth to your woodwork. Black molding creates a modern contrast. while a light brown makes for a more peaceful room.
By purposefully drawing eyes upward. you ensure that everyone who sees your home is taking in the space as a whole. rather than just the tiny section at eye level. making your design look and feel more complete.To make it happen. utilize anything that draws eyes toward the ceiling. Here's a few examples and suggestions to get you started:Invest in verticle shelving.
Anything goes. as long as you make sure to contrast your accent wall from the rest of the room.Mix things up by going eclectic.Go eclecticCoordinating every element in your dining room can get costly. Don't be afraid to use eclectic design to mix and match various styles. manufactures—even time periods. Doing allows for more freedom to put a design together that works in your budget.
That said. there are a few things you can do to help ensure that your design remains cohesive. Remember: above all. the space should remain functional. Make a plan for your design before you begin. and do your best to keep function at the forefront. Don't be afraid to edit as you go. If there are ever so many design elements present that it gets difficult to identify the functionality at first glance.