Are you wondering how to create your basement more useful? Are you want decorate your basement that different by the other? Basement is usually use as utility storage place in your home. It can use to park your car, or saving a useless stuffs, air-conditioning system and etc. But, having these basements is really getting boring. Decorate your basements as the additional space like use as a bedroom, office, and etc.
Your basements have many unused space that can you utilize. That you have some big ambition and imagination to decorate your basement to becomes fresh and creative. Decorate your basement are difficult task, but very challenging. That makes it difficult, because the basement rarely has enough natural light. When carrying out any kind of decorating, there are may be much a number of small details to think. There are some basic steps that will help you preparing and decorating the basement.
- Plan and consider the theme you want
What do you want in your basement? Do you want this became an additional bedroom? Or an entertainment center? Or romantic private place? You must be deciding it before you consider the themes. You can make this room in contemporary, rustic, modern, classical and traditional themes.
- The furniture that can be suitable in your basement plans
Do not add a lot of stuffs in it, it can make your basement look messy and cluttered. You also can add a refrigerator in mini bar, it would be a romantic place that you can snack down there. Or make the basement became a workout room; you can add the work out equipment in it. Big screen TV also completes the basement appearance. If you want make the entertaining or gaming place in it, add a poker table or pool table.
- Color schemes on your basement
Basement just has a limited space and limited light, so avoid use the dark colors in it. Dark colors can make your basement become small and dull. Use the light colors to gives a larger look and help the light in the basement.
- Go lighting!
Improve some windows in their walls can help you to have a lot of natural light and fresh air. You also can use table lamps; it will be the fun accessories. Eliminate weird shadows with take a floor lamps. To prevent creating health problem from the un-circulating air, as well as good ventilation must be install in it. You also can decorate it with add an aquarium or green plants, to give a live feelings inside the basement.
- Finish the decorating with flooring the basements
You may use a rug or carpet in neutral color to flooring. Or you can use any option in flooring that can suitable with your room themes, the traffic there will be, and other things. You may consider choosing the durable carpet for a year ago that can resistant from stain.
A little creativity can be helping you in decorating your basement. Have fun with the space you have and use your imagination to gives the basement enjoying and fresh sense. Just use your decoration and design in your mind, a do not focus on the limited space! There are many sources to assist you in handling the decoration, such us; home renovation magazines or books, home renovation TV channel and on the internet. You also can ask with the professional to gives you some best steps and tips to decoration your basement. But, do it yourself with the creativity imagination you have, will be a cheap ways in decorating your basement.