so all of us would like to construct a beautiful house. Now a days people give important to interior design .Let’s see the reason behind this.
WHAT DOES INTERIOR DESIGN MEAN
Interior design is an art. For designing an interior or exterior, one needs to be more creative .In a nutshell, it is the selection and arrangement of furniture, furnishing and accessories.
MAIN PURPOSE OF INTERIOR DESIGN
The main purpose of interior design is to make the house more livable. How can you make livable? If you have good taste, of doing right thing at the right time in a right way, the interior will be pleasing and attractive. Most of the people think that to do interior design one need to spend more on money, but it is not true. Let us see how you can design the interior .
WHAT ROLE DOES COLOR PLAY IN INTERIOE DESIGN
Always choose cool colors or pastel shades for the walls and the ceiling should be preferably white to reflect more light. These colors will make the room appear species also. When advanced color like red and orange are used for large area like walls it will make the room looks smaller.
ROLE OF CURTAINS
While selecting curtains for the windows or doors, if you want to make them wider go for horizontals lines or designs. In the same way to make the windows look taller choose the vertical patterns .
Patterns are the print and design in the arrangement of pictures on a wall and other decorative items .These will give additional enrichment to any surface, but this patter should be used one forth of the total surface area. If walls and carpet are plain, patterned draperies and upholstery maybe selected.
ROLE OF FURNITURE
While selecting furniture, consider the size of the rooms so as to make best use of available space, (e.g) multipurpose furniture( sofa cum bed), furniture cum storage (box type beds or divans ).Always place larger pieces of furniture against the wall. If you want to emphasize furniture arrangement in two different areas(e.g) dining and living, place bright colored rugs to differentiate the areas. Too many furniture in a small room will create cramped effect. To achieve proportionate effect placement of furniture should be minimized as far as possible.
It is not advisable to use more number of accessories in a room. Place accessories where they are most likely to attract attention (e.g)if no furniture in a corner, keep potted plants or indoor plants.
While building a new house, plan lighting in advance to cut down cost in installation. Plenty of plug points are also necessary. Lightings are used not only to serve functional purpose ,but also to create decorative effect. For (e.g) chandelier in a hall. Local lighting in a study room and kitchen. Lighting is measured in lumen or foot candle.
After reading all these, now you would be able to understand what role does interior design play .This would be useful when you do interior design to your home.