Frequently Asked Questions About Decorating a Corner
How to Make a Dark Corner Brighter?
A corner can become dark and gloomy space especially when there are no windows around it. And here are some tricks that you can do to make those dark corner become much more brighter than before :
This is one of our favorite method to brighten a dark corner. By using mirror, you can direct any light sources (windows or lamps) to the corner. To make sure that you get the best results, place the mirror near any main light source inside the room, such as the biggest windows. Another important things is to use a large mirror rather than a small ones, as it would bring a more noticeable effects.
Add More Lamps
Another ways that you can use to improve your dark corner spaces is by placing some additional light source there. Any kind of lighting can works well, even just a group of string lights.
Use High Reflective Items
Glossy and high reflective objects or decoration items such as marble vases can help reflect and spread the light, thus will make the area become brighter.
Use Bright Area Rug
This tricks can be really useful especially for a room with dark flooring. By using a bright area rug in your corner, not only you can make the entire corner area looks more vibrant and bright, but also it can make those space more attractive and stylish.
Repaint Your Walls
By repainting your walls using a more bright colors, you can make the entire space brighter, thus it can help improve the corner.
How to Decorate a Large Living Room Corner?
Most of the time, decorating a small corner tend to be much easier than a large ones. In a small corner, a piece or two decor items can instantly improve it’s appearance. But when it comes to a large corner, things can be more complicated.
If you have a large empty corner in your living room, here are some of our suggestion to help make it looks better :
Make it Functionals
Decorating a large space without a clear purpose will only make things more complicated. Thus, before start decorating your corner, it’s better for you to have a clear goals and purpose on what do you want your corner to be. And one of the best choice is to make it more functionals. For example, you can use your corner as a holiday office, a snack or coffee bar, or a reading spaces.
Deciding to turn the unused corner into a more functional spaces not only help you had a clear vision on how you want your corner be, but also can be very beneficial for you to have an extra space to do what you love.
Make Use of Area Rug
An area rug is an easy and simple way to make any space doesn’t look really empty anymore. It can also make your corner feels like a separate space and it can be quite beneficial for a large living room.
Put a Large Decoration Items
While in a smaller corner, you can easily put one or two vases and the entire corner will look much better. But it won’t work in a large corner. However, you can use the similar principle, but this time using a much more larger decoration items. For example, instead of using a small vases or planter, you can put a really large artificial tree in your living room corner.
Another example is that instead of using small or medium size wall art in your corner walls, you can use a huge giant wall art to decorate the corner walls.