What not to do while furnishing your home Home Improvement With some guidance hopefully you can have the home of your dreams. Start with making your very own decisions be it about the bedroom themes, colours or furniture you want. Do not let someone talk you into how to decorate your home. Make sure you choose your own dining table and fittings. Get your furniture first then paint. You can change your paint but if you fall in love with a piece of furniture that does not go with your walls, it’s not coming home. Beautiful furniture in Ireland that you love and must have sometimes may not go with the look of the house thanks to its contrasting colour. When you finally choose your paint, do not go by the paint chip. Buy a bit and paint a patch on your wall and let it dry. You will get the right colour. Make sure you do the same with carpet colours. Do it in natural light so that you can get the exact colours. If you really love a colour and cannot decide on it, take a friend along. They can be very helpful in influencing your taste. Tips along the way Do not settle for anything if you have something very specific in mind. Tables and Chairs, crockery, coffee tables, bed spreads may be changed to meet the requirements but a nice bold look that you have thought of should not disappear into chaos. Pick out what you love and what you think your family will enjoy the most. Try not to stick to your favourite colour. Keep in mind you have the entire family living in the same house and they will like to be heard. If you like red, make it the theme for your bedroom or workspace. Ask your kids what they would enjoy. A nice whacky sports car kids bed or a ballerina table. For kid’s rooms, colour psychology is very important and should not be ignored. If your child is calm try pastel shades, or if they are energetic, try bright hues. Not all blues are blue and not all pinks are pink. Every colour will vary in crispness and intensity. Room settings Make a focal point in your room. A fireplace, corner sofa bed set or bed will be focal point. Arrange artwork and chairs around this point. Use an ottoman in your bedroom or a Corner Sofa to add some seating space in your room. This will help when you have additional guests. Beds are very important and a good night’s sleep can determine your mood for the rest of the day. Beds in Ireland can be expensive and yet not suit your needs. Instead buy it at your local online stores. They can give you great deals and ship your order out of their warehouses immediately. Waiting for sales can take ages. Sometimes you will not get the right furniture but furniture for sale online ensures you get the right price and the opportunity to choose from a variety of designs.