Every interior designer has some time tested and proven tricks up their sleeve. Whether it’s about mixing and matching colours, making tiny rooms look larger or hanging drapes the right way, here’s a compilation of some of the best-kept home décor secrets that are followed by the pros. Now you can borrow from these trade secrets, and take your own home décor up a notch!
Start with a Floor Plan
Space planning is always first on any professional designer’s list. What is the functionality of each room, and what is the furniture you plan to use? Make sure that you are not cramming too much furniture into a too-small room. Any thoroughfares should be at least 3 feet wide, and there should be enough space to comfortably fit everything in, without making the room look congested.
Stick to the Colour Palette
While it’s actually perfectly fine to mix styles and themes of décor, what ties it all together, in the end, is your colour palette. Before you start decorating, narrow down the family of colours that you would like to work within each room. Choose elements that go well with your chosen palette, and keep it simple for a cohesive