Our lives are so busier these days. We spend our life in offices, and on road more than at home. Today life is so fast paced and totally frenzied that we really have to put efforts and concentrate to slow down. And for many of us, due to so many demands this doesn’t come naturally and rather we need to force ourselves to get relaxed that is to really stop and smell roses.
A home which is chaotic, has discord, disorganized is not relaxed one. After a hard day of working, a person comes home to be relaxed, to feel ease and calm. Here are some simple and basic steps which can help you make your home feel more harmonious and have peaceful aura when you return at end of the day.
Fresh flowers are known to be soothing, visually appealing and aromatically which can freshen up room.
Candles especially white candles add calm and relaxation. Don’t buy fragrant ones as they can get overwhelming. And kind of make your nose feel stuffy. Candles are part of Feng Shui also it brings positivity.
Lighting of the home is very important. Natural sunlight does wonder to the spirit. A home has to look relaxing even when you get up in morning. So don’t block the natural sunlight. Make sure you pull shades up and curtains and the drapes are pulled of sides. The daylight’s light is natural light which can have calm effect on mind and is good for body too.
Also when you come home in night or evening you must have adequate lights in home. if the light is dim or inadequate it affects the mood. In case you wish to lay down and have dim light that id different case but otherwise room must be well lit.
Colors in home: the study has shown that paint color you choose for home has profound effect on your mood. If you wish to have relaxing atmosphere then choose the paint colors which are serene and subtle. You can choose greens which are in vogue these days, white which is all time peaceful color, tranquil blues, and even grey. Beige color is also great. You know stick with earth colors and natural ones. You know keep bright colors out of the area where you would like to have calm corner in home. Jarring colors must not be there in fabrics and furniture in home’s area where you like to relax. Bright colors is very good and your home must have it as it proves to be energetic but if you wish to calm down have natural and soft tone space in your home.
Hardwood floors and the soft area rugs are able to tie in furniture and create a focal point and unity is pace. You will have space which look and feel calm soft and relax.
Remove clutter as it instill chaos and disorderliness.