10 Wall Decor Tips for Beginners
The walls aren’t just there. They are there to show off what you’re all about and what you can do. If you’re just starting with decor plans, it’s easier than ever to take your walls and make them come to life.
Blackboard at Home
Kids love blackboard. The chance to use chalk to write something funny or adorable with friends is something no kid can turn down. You don’t have to be a teacher to offer you kids a space where they can literally, easily write on the walls. Modern paints make it possible to create a blackboard anywhere you want in your own home. Take a wall in your basement and use blackboard paint. Your kids will love it.
Murals are one way that you can make the drama come to life. You don’t need to be a professional painter to have a mural in any room. Get a tracing of your favorite picture. Many places are happy to provide you with your own personal paint by numbers home project. If you don’t feel up to it, you can hire someone to do it for you. Scenes like landscapes make any room a place to admire and appreciate.
Make An Accent Wall
Accent walls are one way to bring in lots of personality. This is one you can do with a paintbrush and some cans of paint. Paint one wall a contrasting shade. For example, you can have one wall a light lilac while the other is in ultraviolet.
Mirrors are lively and pretty. You can find lots of different types of mirrors from various outlets. Look for mirrors that have a common them to them such as a similar size and shape. Then you can take those mirrors and place them in the same place. You’ll bring in the sunlight and make it all sparkle during the day.
Peg boards have been used for many years to create additional storage in any room. You don’t need lots of skills to make your own version. You can buy ready made versions or opt for a version you make at home. For that, take any piece of plywood and put in as many rows of holes as you like. Bring in lots of small pegs and you’ll have something you can use to stay organized.
Posters of Your Own
Posters are your ticket to rooms that have the kind of personality you want with minimal fuss. Anyone can take posters and hang them on the wall. One way to make yours stand out in a crowd is to make your own poster. You can take your own favorite photos, get them enlarged and hang them on the walls.
Show Off Your Elegant Porcelain
Take your favorite plates and hang them on the walls. All you need is a few hooks and you’re right there. Keep to a single color like blue or green. Use similar patterns in the same color field to create even more interest.
Fabric is pretty. It comes in so many colors and patterns and colors you can always find one you like. Now is the time to take it and bring it to your walls. You can even take your favorite rug and turn it into a wall hanging by placing it in a box.
Wallpaper in Frames
Wallpaper can be used by anyone of any skills. Make it your own by taking some plain wood panels. Add wallpaper cut out to the same shape. You can put the wallpaper on the wood. Frame it with the right end piece. Make sure the whole thing is properly set. Then hang it the wall of any room in your home.
If you’ve spent a lot of time on the road, celebrate it. You’ll want to take a series of maps from all the places you’ve been and put them on the walls. A large collage serves as a focal point in any room in your home. You can add lots of other kinds of details to make it something unique. For example, bring in items like a hat or other memento and place it on the walls.