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Make Your Home Your Sanctuary

As we embrace the winter season, many of us will find ourselves spending an abundance of time in the comfort of our own homes. Here are our top tips to create an environment that exudes coziness and warmth until the first signs of spring emerge.

Layer Up

For those who have a keen eye for interior design trends, incorporating layers and textures is the ultimate way to go. Transform your bed with a mix of faux fur throws and cushions, layered with cozy wool blankets or throws. This simple technique ensures that your home exudes a fashionable vibe. Another popular trend is overlapping rugs, but do exercise caution to prevent them from becoming a potential trip hazard!

Brick Is Back

Exposed brick walls are highly sought after and add a touch of urban sophistication, especially in a loft conversion. If you can't have the real thing, there are incredibly realistic brick wall wallpapers available that offer the same aesthetic. The warm, rich tones of real or faux brick will instantly create a cozy and inviting atmosphere in any bedroom, fulfilling our desire for comfort and warmth.

Symmetry Is Key

Symmetry adds a touch of harmony to the bedroom, creating a balance that is easy on the eyes. Think about the luxurious hotel rooms you've stayed in - they often feature pairs of everything. Two bedside tables, two lamps, two pictures, all strategically placed around the focal point of the room, which is typically the bed. This symmetrical arrangement not only looks stylish but also contributes to the overall cozy and inviting atmosphere of the bedroom.

Colouring In

When it comes to choosing colors, opt for warm hues like red, burgundy, and terracotta. However, if you want to maintain a contemporary look, navy is the color to go for this winter. In fact, think of jewel tones and you can't go wrong. You don't have to spend a fortune either - consider rethinking your home and maybe moving your accessories from one room to another. It will really help give your home a fresh new look without breaking the bank.

Light The Way

During this time of year, proper lighting is absolutely essential. Loft conversions, in particular, benefit greatly from an abundance of natural light, such as Dormer windows. Natural light is truly the best for daytime illumination. However, as the sun sets and you desire a more moody atmosphere, create a cozy nook where you can read, think, or take a nap. A bookshelf or small table should showcase something precious to you, while a comfortable chair is a must-have. To complete the ambiance, a beautiful lamp is all you need.

When your home is your sanctuary, it is crucial to create an atmosphere that allows you to unwind and relax. Achieving this doesn't require much effort, just a little thought and attention to detail.

When you need a specialist loft conversion company anywhere in the UK, call us on 0800 269765, 01942 722754 (Head Office), or 0208 7771719 (London Office).


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