Everybody wants to give his or her house a new look once in a while, but it is expensive and time consuming. What many people don’t realize is that they can do it all with some house plants, which improves a room’s air quality and will your mood at the same time. Here are just a few ways:
Decorating with interior design plants goes beyond putting some flowers in a nice vase. It means coming up with inventive ways to display plants in a way that works best for the individual home, even if your space is small. Have a look at Apartment Therapy for ideas or search for ‘house plants’ on Pinterest.
Pots and Containers
The pot or container you place your plants into will be just as important a choice for your home make over as the plants themselves. You should choose pots which compliment your home decorations and color scheme. If pots from gardening centers don’t fit your aesthetic, you can try searching for specialty pots online or even making one yourself.
Don’t go Overboard
Like any home decoration choice, less is more with interior design plants. You should aim to provide just the right amount of greenery in your home where you need it most without making your home look like a jungle. Not only will it look overgrown, it will take up more time to care for your plants. Even a few small plants on a shelf can go a long way to improving a room’s appearance, the air quality, and your mood.
Experiment with different types of plants, containers, and creative placement and you can make over your home and improve a room’s air quality at the same time for a small cost and minimum effort. So long as you water your plants regularly and look after them properly, the effect will last for a long time.