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How to love where you live!

How to love where you live!

Moving into a new place is hard work! You can still have fun by decorating your new place. Here are some tips so that you can love where you live.

  • Lighting: What is the best way to light up the room? Using floor lamps saves space and provides adequate light to a room if placed in the right spot. Want to create a low-key hangout? Try hanging string lights to create a soft glow. Try these string lights from Amazon Or Wayfair has a vast selection of floor lamps.

  • Create that accent wall: By using decorative frames you can hang those favorite vacation photos or those of your pets. You can also buy a pack of frameable quotes that that match to incorporate with your photos Floating shelves are great to hold any Knick knack or vases Here are some Etsy shops that specialize in printable wall art.

  • Use dual-purpose pieces: Have a one-bedroom or a studio and tight on space? Get an ottoman with built-in storage. Places like IKEA offer various beds and other items with built-in storage that can conserve space and won’t break the bank. IKEA’s Storage Beds.

  • Plants: Plants just add something extra to a room. If you don’t have a green thumb there are low maintenance plants that you can grab at places like Home Depot that will instantly add that life to your apartment that you are looking for. Grab a ZZ Plant or Missed Christmas Cactus Night?

  • Mirrors: Mirrors instantly make a room look bigger. Placing one near the entryway provides a way for you to double-check your going out on the town look before you hit the town. Decorative mirror selection from Target.

  • Decorative headboard: Decorate your bedroom with a DIY project! You can find a ton of ideas on Pinterest to make your own headboard. Here is some inspiration.

What is your favorite part of your apartment? Show us on Instagram @farosresidential and don’t forget to #lovewhereyoulive.

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