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Incredible Ways To Create A Completely Unique Home
25 Jun 2015

Incredible Ways To Create A Completely Unique Home

As a homeowner, there is nothing more satisfying than designing your own home. Perhaps you’re building your property from scratch or remodeling what you already have. Maybe you're just looking at improving the interior design.

A project is a great way to get our creative juices flowing. It provides us with the opportunity to put our own stamp on a property and give it some character. We can make our house a home we are proud of.

Of course, it’s not just about color schemes and soft furnishings. There are many ways you can alter your home to change its appearance. You can even change its functionality when you knock down walls or divide spaces up. It’s even possible to dress your home in the period you favor when you redesign your home interior. It may be a modern build on the outside, but you can choose decor and furnishings to make it reminiscent of a grand period house on the inside.

Wallpaper, wood panels, chandeliers and polished floors all go a long way to creating this period effect. If you find a specialist in custom cabinetry, you can collaborate to design your own furniture and panelling. This is the best way to ensure it suits your tastes and aspirations. It's so satisfying to know you have designed something unique for your home. Choosing your bespoke furniture and accessories is not difficult for a creative type. You can often find inspiration in photographs online.

It’s possible to have your own wallpaper printed too. This is quite expensive but if you are looking to recreate something from decades or centuries ago, this is the best way to go about it. Even paint colors can be ordered per your instruction. Auction houses are a good place to start if you are looking for period furniture. If you are looking for a modern twist, why not consult a custom furniture maker? There are some wonderfully modern designs available. If you want to realise your own design, a furniture maker would be required.

Many people build or renovate their homes to make them more environmentally friendly. If you are building or you’re willing to rip it all out and start again, then there are many options available to you. One of the easiest and most common additions to homes are solar panels. They help cut down the cost of electricity for your home. Wind turbines are ideal if you are on the top of a hill, but they’re not so effective in the city. Reusing rainwater is another popular way to go green wherever you live. You can harvest it, clean it and reuse it for the toilet and garden with easy kits.

Whatever choices you make in your home, they will be unique. We all need inspiration so don’t be afraid to draw on the best ideas you find from other sources. Custom building is a great way to get exactly what you want, and it helps to have a professional collaborator on board who can help. Why not start small and design some bespoke furniture for your home this season.

Lan An

Lan An is a professional editor in the field of architecture and interior design. Having a strong desire for architecture and design in her writing career, Lan An attempts to provide readers the most wonderful architectural news and projects.

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