Too hot to sit outside but you are really missing out on the outdoors? There are easy ways to bring the outdoors inside that you can do with relatively little effort. With these simple steps, you can enjoy the beauty of nature and the outdoors in your home (with your air conditioner running). For those in colder climates, these tips also work great for winter time.
Let There be Light
The easiest way to bring the outdoors inside is to bring in the natural light. If you have a space without a lot of windows there are ways to create the illusion of light. A great way to add light without adding windows (or heat) is to place a very mirrors in strategic spots.
Artificial Plants are Out
You’re not fooling anyone with your artificial plants. Ditch the artificial plants and find some houseplants that are easy to maintain and don’t require a lot of upkeep. Not only do plants bring the outdoors in, but they have a multitude of other benefits such as purifying the air for one.
Use Natural Products
When considering a larger remodel or makeover of a space, there are a lot more decisions to make that can make or break a room that you are trying to achieve a certain look and feel in. If you want a room that feels warm and earthy consider using products that are sourced naturally from the earth. This includes wood, bamboo, natural fibers, and soft tones. Not only will you achieve a look that makes you feel comfortable but you will be making environmentally conscious decisions that will not impact the environment negatively.
With these simple steps, you can achieve a beautiful home that looks and feels like an outdoor oasis.
If you are interested in buying or selling a property in the Costa Mesa area, Contact Torelli Realty.