Summer Ideas For A Comfortable Home



As the temperature from our houses goes up more and more, with each day that passes by from this summer, it is no doubt that, in some cases, people will have to rearrange their furniture, or even to redecorate their houses, in order to obtain a refreshing and chilling home landscape.

Now, as these days are known to be long and extremely hot, they demand light colored furniture accessories, as well as light colored furniture pieces. Green, orange, blue, and combinations between them are perfect for obtaining a new and refreshing landscape/atmosphere in the house.

Secondly, in order to add more light in the house during this period, people should stop using the classic draperies, as the draperies can only be an impediment in bringing more light. The classic sun curtains will do the trick, especially if they are colored in a color that respects the dominant color from the room.

Now, as concerning the outdoors, even if we are struck in the middle of a powerful economic crisis, things can also be adjusted as well, without spending too much. White pillows on the outdoor benches, as well as lots of light colored flowers should be perfect for the outdoors. Flowers like Asters, Carnations, Gingers and Irises, are perfect for a enlightened garden, and they aren’t too expensive.

Another part of the summer is represented by the presence of the kids – around the house – 24/24 hours, 7 days per week. As school is over, the kids will mostly stay at home, and therefore, there might be needed extra cleaning. In order to facilitate the cleaning, people should go for washable furniture pieces. Nowadays, the furniture manufacturers have a big offer of kid friendly furniture pieces, therefore, choosing this type of furniture won’t be a problem at all.

Summer is after all about having fun, right? Therefore, if possible, people can choose to make an investment and get their own pool installed in the backyard. This will guarantee them that they will attract all their friends, and the kids won’t make any mess in the house, as they will stay 90% of the time in the swimming pool. If people decide to go for this summer idea, they should know also how to decorate the margins of the swimming pool. They should be made out of wood, wood that is treated against slippery. Though, the margins shouldn’t be made from a singly piece of wood, as they need certain adjustments, in order to get the water away from them, and in order to allow people to clean them more easily.

Though, having a great time during a summer is possible even without a swimming pool. After all, other things can be done as well in the hot nights and days in the summer, right?


Published by in How To, Tips, and Advice, on July 13th, 2010

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