5 Common Home Decor Mistakes Made by Youngsters

Every youngster dreams about sitting up their very own room, area or house in their own way. They see it as an extension of their perceptions that are highlighted visually and give them a reasonable sense of satisfaction. Still, youth is no guarantee of efficiency and choices. When it comes to home decor, they may very well come with crazy ideas that might look good on paper but are disastrous in practical terms.

Major Décor Mistakes made by Young People


Young people are bound to make some major mistakes when they set their house for the very first time. That’s how they normally learn since they have absolutely no experience on home décor that makes it hard to make the right choice. They can go through the mistakes their adults made and use them to correct their wrong selection of items for a perfect house setup. Still, hardly any of them can stop themselves from making the five common and similar mistakes.

Shopping without a Budget

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This point actually relates to every product or item but when it comes to home décor items, it can be a costly mistake. Instead of going on a shopping spree, the best way to keep the selection short and affordable is by analyzing the budget level. Plan your home décor shopping based on how much money you have … that is, without going bankrupt.

Buying the Trendy Stuff


Young people have a tendency to show off!! They generally showcase their importance by portraying themselves as keeping with latest trends. They use such a technique to buy all types of stuff that is probably useless or will not fit into the required decorating space in their homes. Always get the home décor products you are overall comfortable with and knowledgeable on how to use and care for.

Pushing Furniture to the Wall


This is the biggest mistake that every young person will likely make during this task. Basically, it is a tip that has been handed down to them through generations: Always lining up the furniture with the walls of the house. It’s best to forego that plan from the get go and resort to a more modern style of furniture placement that stays far from the walls except in case of a party occasion.

Too Much Picture Placement


They just can’t resist putting up lots and lots of pictures on the walls…more than that, they are family pictures!! It is the ultimate décor hazard for nobody wants to feel like they are being watched all the time. Keep your family pictures in an album; use landscapes that are refreshing and inflict a positive mood and one that matches the surrounding items in the placement area.

Setting up Bad Lighting


Most teenagers either go for the ceiling lights or just lamp lights when the right way is to go for both. It’s not just about lighting up a space; it’s also about shedding light on the home décor items placed in the room. Lighting should be set near the furniture with different types of lamp equipment which compliments it. Without it, the decoration setup does not gel and dampens the entire motivation factor that peaked this home décor interest in the first place.

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Ali Silat